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JOBS | Chief Engineer

Designation:  Chief Engineer

Job Description
 A Chief Engineer with Doubletree by Hilton will manage the Engineering Team to efficiently maintain all hotel operations such that safety, security, conversation, and compliance are ensured at the highest levels.What will it be like to work for this Hilton Brand?It all starts with a warm chocolate chip cookie, a simple touch that sets the tone to create a rewarding experience for a guest's entire stay. DoubleTree by Hilton(TM) understands that doing the little things well can mean everything.If you appreciate the little things and enjoy creating exceptional experiences through perfecting little details, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with DoubleTree by Hilton. Because it's at the DoubleTree at Hilton where the little things mean everything.What will I be doing?As Chief Engineer, you are responsible for the effective management of all engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel, …

JOBS | Front Office Supervisor

Job Description
 -Should have knowledge of IDS -Ensure maximum guest satisfaction -To supervise team OF 5- 6 members Walk in Interviews Oodles Hotels Pvt Ltd. 759 - 762, Main Road,, Chattarpur, Delhi

Salary:INR 60,000 - 1,50,000 P.A. Best in the industry Industry:Travel, Hotels, Restaurants, Airlines, Railways Functional Area:Hotels, Restaurants Role Category:Front Office/ Customer Care Role:Front Office/ Guest Relations Executive/ Manager

JOBS | Reservations Executive

Job Description
will be responsible for selling Hotels to the customers (online and offline) - Database making -Taking phone call, providing Chat support, making calls and making bookings. Salary:Best in
Functional Area:Travel, Tours, Ticketing, Airlines Role Category:Ticketing/ Travel/ Documentation Role:Reservations Executive Keyskills:Reservations, Hotel Booking, Hotel Sales, Bookings, Travel and Hotels and Airlines, hotel reservation, hospitality, resorts Desired Candidate Profile Education:(UG -


 Novotel Paris Bercy
City PARIS ( 75 )
State Ile de France
Country France
 Novotel contributes to the well-being of business and leisure travellers: spacious and adaptable rooms, balanced meals 24/7, meeting rooms, caring staff, dedicated children’s areas and fitness rooms. See hotel description


Mercure Bristol Holland House City Bristol Area State South West (England) Country United Kingdom Mercure unites hotels that are all different but with common characteristics: professionals of passionate hospitality, the atmosphere of charmed places, a standard of quality guaranteed by a brand with international renown. See hotel description


Novotel Amsterdam City City Amsterdam State Noord - Holland Country Netherlands Wil jij werken bij het vlaggenschip van Accor Hotels Nederland? Ben je op zoek naar een uitdaging van formaat? Dan ben jij bij Novotel Amsterdam City aan het juiste adres! Met 610 kamers en 17 vergaderzalen is Novotel Amsterdam City het grootste vier sterren hotel van de BeNeLux! Werken bij Novotel Amsterdam City betekent werken met ongeveer 200 gedreven collega’s. Daar kan jij één van zijn! See hotel description


 Sofitel LA State California Country United States of America Sofitel offers contemporary hotels and resorts adapted to today’s more demanding and more versatile consumers who expect and appreciate beauty, quality and excellence. Each Sofitel property offers a genuine experience of the French “art de vivre”.

NEWS | Dubai’s Jumeirah Group planning to expand in India

Dubai’s Jumeirah Group, operator of Burj al-Arab hotel, is in talks to expand the luxury brand into India, a senior executive said recently. “India is a sector of strategic importance for Jumeirah Group, both as a source market for guests to our global portfolio of luxury properties and as a target location for our development plans,” Piers Schreiber, vice president of corporate communications at Jumeirah Group, said in a report by Arabian Business.

NEWS | Kolkata police planning to stop hookah smoking in restaurants and bars

Kolkata police has started exploring its legal options to crack down on hookah bars in the city and suburbs. The move has brought in cries of protest from regular customers of these bars, the youth and bar owners. An exact number of total hookah bars is not available with the civic authorities as yet and the police is actively working on creating a database of the same. Kolkata Police commissioner R K Pachnanda has written to mayor Sovan Chatterjee, saying trade licenses issued to hookah bars must be scrapped as they sell tobacco in violation of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (Copta), 2003 and the Prohibition of Smoking in Public Places Rules, 2008. In the letter, written about a month back, Pachnanda argues that according to provisions of Copta, the police (as the implementing agency) can slap only a Rs 200 fine on those flouting laws.

NEWS | IHCL honours travel trade partners at Taj Travel Awards 2012

The Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL) which along with its subsidiaries make the Taj Hotels and Resorts brand, recently held the Taj Travel Awards at Taj Palace, New Delhi. The ceremony was organised by the Tata Group company to recognise its travel trade partners for their contribution to the company and their support in promoting its hotels in the country. The only award ceremony initiated by a hotel group to acknowledge and felicitate the trade officials for their support and contribution, the event drew prominent travel trade personalities from across the city and were hosted by Deepa Misra Harris, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Taj Group.

NEWS | Navis Capital to sell Nirula’s stake to A2Z Excursions

Malaysia -based private equity firm Navis Capital Partners, which earlier this year took complete control of home grown fast food chain Nirula’s, is selling all assets in the company to A2Z Excursions (A2Z), a privately-held business group involved in the hotels and real estate business, run by entrepreneur Pradeep Chadha.

NEWS | Cornell Hospitality Research Summit to Present Panel of Global Hospitality Deans

A focus on global education will highlight the Cornell Hospitality Research Summit (CHRS), as a top-level international panel of deans of hospitality programs will be chaired by Kirk Kinsell, president of InterContinental Hotels Group. Kinsell and the hospitality program deans will outline the educational challenges for the industry, as part of the conference theme of "Service Excellence and Performance Growth in the Global Hospitality Industry:

NEWS | Hotel Lawyer: Experts Share Top 5 Tips On Picking The Right Hotel Operator And Brand For Your Hotel | By Jim Butler

There is nothing more important to the value and financial success of your hotel than selecting the right operator, and getting a management agreement with reasonable terms. At a recent meeting in Los Angeles, my partner and Hotel Lawyer Robert E. Braun of JMBM's Global Hospitality Group® moderated a panel of hotel industry leaders on some of the key issues owners should consider in selecting a new hotel operator. The panelists included Patrick Bajdek of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Craig Mance, from Hilton Hotels,

NEWS | W Hotels Worldwide Set to Debut in Colombia with the Opening of W Bogota

W Hotels Worldwide today announced it has signed an agreement with Terranum Hotels to debut a new W Hotel in Bogota, Colombia. Slated to open in 2014, W Bogota will be a part of a larger mixed-use development, which will also include premium office space and high-end retail. W Bogota will be located in the heart of the fashionable Usaquen district in the northern part of the city, just steps away from the neighborhood’s trendy restaurants,

NEWS | Sun International Hotels & Resorts to Open Landmark Property in Johannesburg

In December 2012 Sun International Hotels & Resorts will open the company's first hotel in Johannesburg. The Grayston is located in the heart of Sandton, Johannesburg's financial district near the Stock Exchange. It will be ideal for business travelers due to its location, its conference facilities, business service amenities and significant landscaped gardens that surround the hotel. After a complete $US 48 million remodeling of an existing hotel structure, the 4* deluxe hotel will offer 267 rooms with complimentary WiFi access.

NEWS | Hilton Worldwide Announces Hilton Hotels & Resorts Development In Iraq

Hilton Worldwide today announced expansion plans in Iraqi Kurdistan, Northern Iraq, with the signing of a management agreement with the Mihtab Group to develop the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in the rapidly growing city of Erbil, Iraq. The 300-room Hilton Erbil Hotel & Spa, which is expected to open in 2016, will be the second Hilton Worldwide property in Erbil following the 2011 announcement to develop a DoubleTree Suites by Hilton in the city. Hilton Erbil Hotel & Spa will be set in extensive, landscaped grounds in an upscale residential and commercial district just North of Erbil, an area famous for its picturesque, mountainous landscape as well as its close proximity to the city's main access road.

NEWS | DoubleTree by Hilton Introduces Hotel in Salt Lake City

DoubleTree by Hilton proudly announces the opening of an upscale full-service all suites hotel, located in downtown Salt Lake City and situated just 15 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC). Inc., under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide. The 241-room DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City is situated downtown, just blocks from the LDS Temple, Historic Temple Square,

NEWS | Tata Global Beverages’ Q1 consolidated operating income up 18%

Tata Global Beverages Ltd yesterday announced that its consolidated total operating income for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 stood at Rs 1,725 crores, 18 per cent higher than that in the corresponding quarter last year. The company witnessed a significant increase in both turnover and operating profits. The company’s profit from ordinary activities after finance cost, but before exceptional items, was Rs 153 crore,

NEWS | Sinclairs Retreat Dooars, West Bengal launches Sinclairs Spa

Sinclairs Retreat Dooars recently set up Sinclairs Spa in its 20-acre resort located in West Bengal. The wellness centre will offer spa services along with varied ayurvedic therapies. The 4000-square-feet spa facility comprises of a dry treatment centre for foot and facial therapies, and four private treatment rooms for various ayurvedic and oriental therapies.

NEWS | Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals launches India Chapter

Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals (HFTP), a global professional association for financial and technology personnel working in hotels, clubs and other hospitality-related businesses, recently launched its India Chapter at HFTP Global Event HITEC 2012 at Baltimore, USA. HFTP India Chapter, which has 20 members,

NEWS | Hilton Worldwide Announces Hilton Hotels & Resorts Development In Iraq

Hilton Worldwide today announced expansion plans in Iraqi Kurdistan, Northern Iraq, with the signing of a management agreement with the Mihtab Group to develop the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in the rapidly growing city of Erbil, Iraq. The 300-room Hilton Erbil Hotel & Spa, which is expected to open in 2016, will be the second Hilton Worldwide property in Erbil following the 2011 announcement to develop a DoubleTree Suites by Hilton in the city. Hilton Erbil Hotel & Spa will be set in extensive, landscaped grounds in an upscale residential and commercial district just North of Erbil, an area famous for its picturesque, mountainous landscape as well as its close proximity to the city's main access road.

NEWS | StayWell Hospitality Group Announces UK Expansion Plans

StayWell is delighted to advise that it has recently opened an office in the UK and is working together with its strategic partner, Seven Capital, to identify suitable hotel development opportunities in the region. StayWell’s first UK hotel will be the Park Regis Birmingham for which StayWell has secured a 30 years long term management agreement. Due to open in 2014, Park Regis Birmingham, currently under construction,

NEWS | Swissôtel Sanya, Hainan Island, China – First Golf Resort For Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts In China

The newest Swissôtel Resort will be built in Sanya, China’s only tropical resort destination located in the southernmost part of Hainan Island. This deluxe hotel will be part of the Sanya Dragon Valley Hot Spring & Golf Resort, which includes one of the most exclusive 18-hole golf courses in the region. The Swissôtel Sanya will be part of a large scale mixed-use development at the 267 hectare Dragon Valley Resort, and is scheduled to open in 2015.

NEWS | Video: Crystal City Marriott Unveils New Look and Feel

The Crystal City Marriott, a 343-room hotel, officially unveiled its completed seven million dollar redesign, an investment by the hotel’s owners, Vornado Realty Trust and manager, Marriott International,

NEWS | Rosewood Hotels Expanding to Asia

As part of a multi-year, multi-property Asian expansion plan, Rosewood Hotels has announced its first property in Asia will open in Beijing's Chaoyang District in summer 2013 as the Rosewood Beijing. Designed by Australian firm Bar Studio and landscaped by Bangkok company P Landscape, the focus of this luxury hotel will be on outdoor space—a valuable commodity in bustling Beijing. Rosewood announced that its new hotel's public spaces will have terraces, gardens, and balconies for guests to enjoy. To add to the sense of space, the 279 guestrooms will be some of the largest in Beijing, at 538 square feet, and design elements will focus on window space,

NEWS | Heidi Edinger has joined MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel as Director of Sales and Marketing .

Destination Hotels & Resorts has appointed Heidi Edinger, CMP, CASE as the director of sales and marketing for MileNorth™, A Chicago Hotel. In her new role, Edinger will be responsible for strategy, development and implementation of marketing, public relations, and sales initiatives for the newly-branded property in addition to strengthening relationships within the local community.

NEWS | Nick Campbell has been appointed General Manager at Park Inn Heathrow in London-Heathrow, United Kingdom.

Nick started his career as Trainee Manager at the Posthouse Leeds/Bradford and quickly established himself within the Forte Group, holding down General Manager positions at a number of the group’s hotels around the UK over a 20 year period. This included time spent as Regional General Manager of four Posthouse hotels (Basingstoke,

NEWS | Charles Oswald has been appointed Chief Operating Office (COO) at HP Hotels, Inc. in Birmingham - AL, United States.

Mr. Oswald is responsible for the company vision and day-to-day execution of HP Hotel Operations. With over 20 years of hospitality experience that includes Hilton, Marriott, Starwood, Hyatt, InterContinental Hotel Group, and independents, he is knowledgeable of all phases of hotel operations from concept and opening, to managing the processes of budget,

NEWS | Jag Garces has been appointed General Manager at Homewood Suites by Hilton Canton in Canton - MA, United States.

Mr. Garces has been with Buffalo Lodging for over four years. Jag came to Canton from Buffalo Lodging's Hampton Inn & Suites Farmington Connecticut, where he was the General Manager for the past two years. In 2008, Jag became the Assistant General Manager of Homewood Suites University of Central Florida Area-Orlando. Jag has more than 10 years of combined experience in hospitality operations and sales and marketing.

NEWS | Kristen Biello has been appointed Director of Sales at Hampton Inn Coventry-Warwick Area in Coventry - RI, United States.

Buffalo Lodging Associates is proud to announce Kristen Biello as the new director of sales for the Hampton Inn Coventry/Warwick Area hotel, located at 850 Centre of new England Blvd in Coventry, Rhode Island. Kristen has more than five years of hospitality sales experience, joins the Warwick area Hampton Inn hotel from the Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina.

NEWS | Louvre Hotels opens Tulip Inn in Ahmedabad

Louvre Hotels, one of the largest hotel chains in Europe, has opened a boutique hotel — Tulip Inn in Ahmedabad. According to the Indian Express report, the three-star hotel brand is one of the latest property to come up on the SG Highway which already has a noted brands like Marriott, Ramada Inn, Pride and Cambay.

NEWS | eZeeCLOUD has launched mobile website 'waftSITE' for hotels

eZeeCLOUD has launched waftSITE (, a cloud-based platform to create mobile website that serve as comprehensive selling tools. waftSITE is a one-stop-shop for hotels to improve their visibility, increase booking conversions and online revenues through their mobile websites. It enables hoteliers with a mobile-optimized website that allows mobile users see themselves enjoying a stay at the hotel, tells the user everything he or she needs to know about the property and location, and provides the option to book directly – all as part of one seamless process.

NEWS | Sterling Holiday Resorts announces its positive Q1 results

Sterling Holiday Resorts (India) Limited (STERLINH), a Vacation Ownership & Leisure Hospitality company, today, announced its results for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The company continued witnessing an impressive growth momentum with income from Sales of Vacation Ownership Plans increasing by 250% from INR 45 million in the previous year to INR 158 million. The quarterly Total Operating Income of the company was reported as INR 317 million,

NEWS | The Leela Goa appoints Shridhar Nair as the General Manager

The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts, Goa has appointed Shridhar Nair as the General Manager of the luxurious beachside resort in Cavelossim, South Goa. Nair began his career with The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts as a Management Trainee in 1997 and worked in various management capacities across the group’s Mumbai, Bangalore, Kovalam and Goa properties. Operational experience,