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Showing posts from January 10, 2013

JOBS | Finance Coordinator

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Sofitel Resort & Spa The Palm Country United Arab Emirates Sofitel Resort & Spa The Palm Discover a captivating blend of splendor and tranquility on the East Crescent of Dubai's extra-ordinary Palm Jumeirah Island. The perfect mix of elegance and ease to soothe both mind and body. See hotel description Contract Job Level Employee

JOBS | Housekeeping Supervisor

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Ibis Ikeja, Lagos
Country: Nigeria Ibis Ikeja, Lagos Ibis Ikeja Lagos 165 rooms ( opening on 1st may 2013) See hotel descriptio

JOBS | Human Ressources Coordinator

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Ibis Ikeja, Lagos
Country : Nigeria Ibis Ikeja, Lagos Ibis Ikeja Lagos has 165 bedrooms, Meeting rooms, Restaurant & Bar, Pool and Gym (Expected opening le 1st May 2013) See hotel description

JOBS | Reception Supervisor

Hotel or Entity Ibis Ikeja - Lagos Country Nigeria Ibis Ikeja - Lagos Ibis Ikeja Lagos has 165 bedrooms, Meeting rooms, Restaurant & Bar, Pool and Gym (Expected opening le 1st May 2013) See hotel description

JOBS | Spa Manager

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Pullman Auckland City Auckland State North Island Country New Zealand Pullman Auckland Pullman hotel staff welcome their guests with warmth and elegance, and create an atmosphere woven around real conviviality. This feeling begins with the Welcomer, and flows through into the way that the spaces within the hotel are designed to facilitate human contact. See hotel description

NEW OPEING | Vienna International to open 5-star Leading Hotel of the World near Moscow

The Astrum luxury hotel will open in Shelkovo near Moscow at the end of 2013. Owner of the property is Shelkowskij Holding, while management of the hotel will be in the hands of Vienna International Hotelmanagement AG (VI). Already one year before its grand opening, the 5-star luxury hotel has been accepted for membership in The Leading Hotels of the World as one of the world's best hotels on the Russian luxury hotel market.

NEWS| Wynn forms subsidiary to develop hotels outside of Las Vegas

The formation of Wynn Resorts Development LLC, continues Wynn's efforts to expand beyond Las Vegas, after opening properties in Macau, the world's largest gambling destination, and announcing plans to build a casino in the island's area known as the Cotai strip. Steve Wynn said the company needed to expand its leadership given its activities in North America and Cotai, and Gamal would work with him to develop and operate future resorts.

NEWS|Sodexo to acquire facility management company MacLellan; expects turnover of Rs 1150 crore

Sodexo, a French catering and vouchers group will acquire MacLellan's India operations. MacLellan India provides maintenance and facility management services to industries in sectors like automotive, IT and pharmaceutical. With this acquisition Sodexo plans to expand its footprint in India. Sodexo currently has 350 clients, providing services in 900 sites with 34,500 employees.

NEWS| Beth Stone has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites

Associated Hotels LLC and Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites MSP Airport – Mall of America ( today announced that Beth Stone has been named Director of Sales & Marketing for the 430-room full service Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites Mpls Airport – Mall of America.

NEWS | Christopher Clark has been appointed General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu in Chengdu, China.

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has appointed Mr Christopher Clark as General Manager of the soon-to-open Ritz-Carlton Chengdu. Mr Clark leaves his role as General Manager of the Ritz-Carlton Seoul to join the Ritz-Carlton Chengdu, a role which will include overseeing the hotel’s opening this year. Mr Clark has been involved in the opening of several other Ritz-Carlton hotels in cities including Istanbul, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen,

NEWS | Jaclyn Payne has been appointed Senior Sales Manager at Westin Westminster in Westminster - CO, United States.

Payne most recently served as a Sales Manager at Denver’s Hotel Teatro. A graduate of San Diego State University, she previously served as a Sales Manager at the Sheraton Denver Downtown and the Omni Interlocken Resort and Spa in Broomfield. Managed by Denver-based Sage Hospitality, The Westin Westminster features an indoor heated lap pool,

NEWS | Starwood Hotels to open Westin Resort in Bekal by 2013-end

Green Gateway Leisure Ltd, the hospitality division of Thiruvananthapuram-based travel giant, ATE Group, has tied up with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to open a five-star resort at Bekal in Kerala. The property is scheduled to be operational by end of 2013. The resort will be developed by ATE Group and managed by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide under the brand 'Westin Hotels & Resorts'. ATE Group is one of the six companies that has permission to set up a five-star resort at Bekal, as per the development plan of Bekal Resorts Development Corporation Ltd. This information was revealed by Zaheer EN, Executive Director, ATE Group.

NEWS | Al Habtoor Group looking to sell Lebanon-based hotels

Al Habtoor Group may consider selling its Lebanese assets, including two hotels and a shopping mall, after it was approached by regional investors. Several Middle East and Lebanon-based investment firms have contacted the Al Habtoor Group to purchase the Hilton Beirut Metropolitan Palace, Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand and the Le Mall shopping centre,

NEWS | IHG to foray into Phuket in 2014

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), recently announced the signing of InterContinental Phuket Rawai Beach Resort, the first for the brand in Phuket, with JTM (Thailand) Limited, a member company of the L.C. Development Ltd (LC Dev) Group. Designed by renowned and award-winning architect Bill Bensley, who also designed IHG’s award-winning InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort in Vietnam, the resort will be a redevelopment of the former Evason Phuket and Bon Island. When completed, the resort will have approximately 240 keys comprising both rooms and villas.

NEWS | Four Seasons Resorts Lanai in Hawaii completes renovation

Four Seasons Resorts Lanai in Hawaii recently completed its renovation. Manele Bay and The Lodge at Koele completed several property enhancements, refining the overall design aesthetic of the Resorts to capture a distinct sense of place synonymous with Hawaii. The most notable enhancements include new décor and furniture, and new restaurant and lounge concepts. The stylish, island-inspired design scheme is reflective of Lanai’s pristine surroundings.

NEW OPENING| Starwood Hotels opens second Westin hotel in Panama

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide recently opened its second Westin hotel in Panama. The Westin Panama is the third Starwood property developed and operated by Bern Hotels & Resorts. With the opening of The Westin Panama, Westin now has 12 hotels in Latin America, spanning five countries - Panama, Mexico, Peru, Costa Rica and Guatemala. Starwood Hotels now has seven hotels in Panama. “We are delighted to expand our partnership with Bern Hotels & Resorts and open another spectacular Westin hotel in Panama,

NEWS | Indian carpet exporter Satish Gupta purchases Svelte Hotel & Personal Suites, Delhi

One of India's biggest carpet exporters, Satish Gupta has bought Tristar Hotels' Svelte Hotel & Personal Suites in Delhi's Saket business district for Rs 110 crore from a consortium that includes Ranjan Bhattacharya, the foster son-in-law of former Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, and CPH, a fund run by media moghul Kerry Packer, according to a report by Ravi Teja Sharma in The Times of India. The new owner of the property is now looking at signing a management contract with an international hotel brand, but until then, Bhattacharya's Troilus Hotels will continue to manage the hotel.