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JOBS | Executive Front Office

Job Description
Handling Telephones,Handle guest complaints: Update cancellations and modifications of reservations in the system.,Understand the hotels policy on guaranteed reservations and no-shows,preparing for group check in ,cashering and knowledge of HMS 
Salary:INR 80,000 - 1,00,000 P.A.

JOBS | Senior Captain

Job Description
1.Should have experience in supervising a team. 2.Should have handled a team of 5-6 people. 3.Should have good customer interaction skills. 4.Good personality, confident with positive attitude. 5. Handle banquets and room service. Salary:boarding & lodging provided Industry:Travel, Hotels,

JOBS | Front Office Assistant

Job Description
Achieve and maintain the highest standard of guest care, and maximum satisfaction at the Main and Group Reception,Assist in achieving the highest potential occupancy and average room rate by efficient selling of rooms at the reception. 
Salary:INR 50,000 - 90,000 P.A

JOBS | Housekeeping

Job Description
You will be responsible to assist with the efficient running of the department in line with Hyatt International's Corporate Strategies and brand standards, whilst meeting employee, guest and owner expectations. The Team Leader - Housekeeping is responsible to assist to manage all functions related to the cleanliness of the hotels guest rooms and floors. Salary:Not Disclosed by Recruiter Industry:Travel, Hotels, Restaurants, Airlines, Railways Functional Area:Hotels, Restaurants Role Category:Housekeeping Role:Housekeeping Executive/ Assistant Keyskills:Hotel 

JOBS | Assistant Manager

Job Description
Maintaining Training need, attendance, evaluation records for verification during audits Revising of the training procedure to define how training effectiveness is evaluated Planning short term and long term sessions are accompanied by smaller, interactive workshops Provide learning opportunities to strengthen knowledge required Offering the chance to engage in skill-building activities and share newly acquired knowledge Work in coordination with various departments and under the guidance of the Training Manager. Day to Day reporting of various internal & external affairs related to


SofitelSofitel Chicago Water Tower State Illinois 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”. See hotel description 


ibis Stylesibis Styles Auckland (previously all seasons) City Auckland State North Island Country New Zealand ibis Styles Auckland has 141 rooms including balconies and kitchenette facilities. Featuring a funky and modern streetside cafĂ© with easy access to transport including local trains and buses. See hotel description 

NEWS | Marriott International Introduces Two New Brands To The Brazilian

Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) announced today plans to introduce two of its mid-market hotel brands, the Fairfield Inn and Courtyard by Marriott brands in Brazil. The company will open a new 165-room Fairfield Inn by Marriott in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, and a 160-room Fairfield Inn by Marriott and 158-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel, both in Curitiba, Parana. All three properties will be developed under an agreement with

NEWS | BMO Harris Bank Issues Report on U.S. Wineries

U.S. winery sales have expanded solidly in recent years, and while prospects for the future are good, there are challenges on the horizon, says a new report on U.S. wineries issued today by BMO Harris Bank. “Our wine industry customers are cautiously optimistic about their prospects for continued growth,” said Bill Bishop, Managing Director, San Francisco office, BMO Harris Bank. “A depreciated U.S. dollar, an aging population and the potential for favorable regulatory environment all contribute to a positive outlook.” “Supply conditions have become more supportive for U.S. wineries,” said Aaron Goertzen, Economist, BMO Capital Markets.

NEWS | Farmer Boys Restaurants® Voted #1 BES

Farmer Boys Restaurants® was awarded the “Best Burger” award for 2012 in the Inland Empire Hotlist. True to form, Farmer Boys is not a stranger to this coveted award which was also presented in 2008, 2009 and again in 2012. Voted #1 by the readers and dedicated patrons, The Farmer’s Burger® beat out 21 competitors, including In-n-Out. As one of their guests quoted on the blog for the Hotlist, “5 words - Big - Juicy - Fresh - Custom - EXCEEEELLLLEEEENTT!!!”

NEWS | Cornelia Samara has been appointed General Manager at Andaz 5th Avenue in New York - NY, United States.

Cornelia Samara
Cornelia Samara has spent almost ten years with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, where she has held managerial positions at properties such as Park Hyatt San Francisco and Park Hyatt Washington D.C. Ms. Samara has also held leadership positions at various other urban and resort properties, allowing her to experience all aspects of hotel operations across a variety of nation-wide destinations. Cornelia Samara's true passion for hospitality began many years prior to her first hotel experience. A German National of Palestinian and German descent, Ms.

NEWS | David Arena has been appointed General Manager at Courtyard Philadelphia Valley Forge/Collegeville in Collegeville - PA, United States.

David Arena
Previously, Arena was the general manager at the Courtyard by Marriott in Malvern, Pa. where he helped propel the guest service scores into the top 10% of the Courtyard brand. Arena has held a variety of positions with other companies including Penn Oaks Golf Club, Residence Inn by Marriott, Wyndham Hotels, Crescent Hotels, Parcels Incorporated and The Shipley Grill/Arena's Famous Delicatessen, a 4-star upscale American-Bistro style restaurant and catering facility that he personally owned and operated until 2002. Last year, Arena was awarded the White Lodging General Manager of the Year 2012 Acquisition-Select Service Award.  

NEWS | Dayna Milne has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Embassy Suites Denver - Downtown/Convention Center in Denver - CO, United States.

Dayna MilneMilne was most recently the Divisional Vice President of Revenue Management at Denver’s Sage Hospitality, which acquired the management contract for the 403-room convention center hotel last summer. Prior to joining Sage, Milne served as the Corporate Director of Revenue Management for Vail Resorts’ RockResorts luxury hotel brand and as a

NEWS | The Alpina Gstaad Opens on Schedule

The Alpina Gstaad Opens on ScheduleGuestroom at The Alpina Gstaad

Switzerland: The Alpina Gstaad Opens on Schedule

The Alpina Gstaad Opens on Schedule Gstaad's First New Luxury Hotel in 100 Years This weekend The Alpina Gstaad opened its doors to its first guests. Four years in the making, the $337 million (300 million Swiss francs) luxury development includes the first new five-star hotel to be built in this alpine village in 100 years. Crowning Gstaad's exclusive hilltop area of Oberbort, just five minutes from the center of the village, The Alpina Gstaad overlooks beautiful Saanenland in the heart of the Bernese Alps. Set on five acres,

NEWS | Cambria Suites Announces Entry Into New York

Cambria Suites Announces Entry Into New York Cambria Suites Announces Entry Into New York

Steve Joyce and the Choice Hotels Executive Team ring the bell on the New York Stock Exchange

Construction Begins On Three New Hotels Times Square, Chelsea and White Plains Properties Slated to Open 2013-2014 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), Concord Hospitality, We Care Trading Co., Ltd, and Meyer Jabara Hotels today announced the official groundbreaking of three Cambria Suites hotels inNew York. The properties will be located in Times Square andChelsea inManhattan, and downtownWhite Plains in nearbyWestchester County.

NEWS | IHG Continues Asian Expansion with Third Holiday Inn in South Korea

IHG Continues Asian Expansion with Third Holiday Inn in South KoreaIHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON: IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)], the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms, today announced the signing of Holiday Inn Incheon Songdo, in partnership with OK Center Development Co. Ltd, jointly held by Incheon Development & Tourism Corporation (City of Incheon affiliate) along with TWG Group USA LLC.

NEWS | InterContinental Comes to Queensland: IHG signs first InterContinental Resort in Australia

InterContinental Comes to Queensland: IHG signs first InterContinental Resort in AustraliaInterContinental Comes to Queensland: IHG signs first InterContinental Resort in Australia

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has today assumed management of one of Australia's best-known 5-star resorts, the former Hyatt Regency Sanctuary Cove, on the Gold Coast. Hotel owner, Mulpha Sanctuary Cove (Developments) Pty Ltd, reached a commercial agreement with IHG to manage the resort, which was effective midnight, 5 December. Under the new agreement, IHG will manage the resort's day-to-day operations in addition to implementing the superior international standards of the InterContinental brand. InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort will be IHG's first InterContinental Resort in Australia,

NEWS | Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Announces New Resort in Turkey's Cesme Peninsula

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Announces New Resort in Turkey's Cesme Peninsula
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Announces New Resort in Turkey's Cesme Peninsula

The world is about to discover one ofTurkey's best kept secrets as Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announces plans for a new resort property in Cesme, near Alacati. The picturesque Aegean town, located on the coast ofTurkey's Izmir province, has long been a favourite of the Turkish elite drawn to the area's rich culture, cuisine, vineyards and therapeutic thermal springs. Kathleen Taylor, president and CEO, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts,

NEWS | Tatas-owned Indian Hotels set to sweeten Orient offer 10-15%

Tatas-owned Indian Hotels CompanyBSE -1.90 % is working on a revised offer to acquire British hospitality group Orient Express, sweetening the price 10-15% in the coming days. The renewed offer could be more than $15 per share as IHCL readies the backing of an expanded lenders consortium to power the bid, after Orient Express last month turned down $12.63 a piece offer valuing it at $1.86 billion. IHCL, which operates hotels and resorts under the Taj brand, has opened discussions with lenders like BNP ParibasBSE -0.96 % to expand the $750 million financing armoury from Standard Chartered Bank,

NEWS| ED set to issue show cause notice to Sahara for FEMA violation over Grosvenor Hotel buy

The Enforcement Directorate is all set to issue a show cause notice to Sahara for a Rs 3525 crore-FEMA violation. ED has been probing Sahara's Grosvenor Hotel buy for over a year, now. Sahara had acquired the posh London hotel in December 2010 for £470million equivalent to Rs 3525 crore. Trouble is that the money for this acquisition was taken from Sahara India Real Estate Corporation Ltd ( SIRECL) and Sahara India Commercial Corporation Ltd,

NEWS | MoFPI makes residue testing of wine grapes mandatory

Stung by the rejection of some Indian wines in the international market after chemical residues were found in them, the Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), Government of India recently made residue testing of wine grapes mandatory. Wineries will now have to carry out a dual test; first of their grapes and then their wine, to ensure the beverage sails smoothly into the international market. The ministry has already identified the city-based National Research Centre for Grapes as the referral lab and has equipped it with testing machinery.

NEWS | The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa appoints Alex Koshy as General Manager

alex_koshy_id.jpgThe Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg has appointed Alex Koshy as the General Manager. Prior to joining The Khyber, Koshy opened the luxurious villa resort, Carnoustie Beach Resort & Ayurveda Spa in Mararikulam,