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NEWS | IHG offers free internet for all loyalty members worldwide


IHG offers free internet for all loyalty members worldwide

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announced that it will be providing free internet to all its 71m loyalty programme members, worldwide. The announcement comes as IHG reveals the results of a global online survey* which show that nearly half of adults (43%) would choose not to stay in a hotel that charged for internet. IHG is the first and only hotel group to offer free internet in all hotels to all loyalty programme members, globally

NEWS | Choice Hotels launches new division


Choice Hotels launches new division

Choice Hotels is launching SkyTouch Technology, a new division that develops and markets cloud-based technology products to help hoteliers industry-wide improve their efficiency and profitability. SkyTouch Technology launches with the market introduction of SkyTouch Hotel OS,

NEWS | New hotel search engine launches


New hotel search engine launches

A brand new search engine just for travellers launches this month with a promise to overhaul long haul for good. LagiSatu.com is a comprehensive meta search engine for hotels which is designed to help business and leisure travellers to find the best hotel deals available online with just a single click.

JOBS | GUEST RELATIONS CO-ORDINATOR

Mercure

HOTEL OR ENTITY 
Mercure London Bloomsbury 
City: Central London / West End 
State: London (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. Discover the hotel 

NEWS | Costa Coffee to add 200 outlets in India by 2015



Costa Coffee, the coffee shop chain brand under the UK-based multinational hotel, coffee shop and restaurant company Whitbread, plans to add another 200 outlets in India by 2015, with an investment of around Rs 200 crore. The company has already set up 100 coffee shops in various parts of the country through its master franchisee, Devyani International Ltd (DIL), a part of Rs 3000 crore RJ Corp.

NEWS | Mumbai gets its first double-decker mobile restaurant 'The Moving Cart'



After a year of successful operations in Chennai, The Moving Cart, which provides on-the-go dining and entertainment experience, has introduced the moving restaurant in Marine Drive, Mumbai. Plans are afoot to launch similar services from Bandra, also in Mumbai, in May 2013, and later in seven more Indian cities, said Hardik Shah, Co-founder, The Moving Cart. With an investment of over Rs1 crore, the multi-cuisine mobile restaurant will have an open deck and a fully air -conditioned lower deck.

NEWS | Miller High Life® Returns as the “Official Beer of Bowling” in 2013


Multi-Tiered Sponsorship Contract Includes Specialized Point of Sale Merchandise, Prominent Brand Exposure at Bowling Events and On-Site Signage in Bowling Centers Nationwide ARLINGTON, Texas, March 28, 2013 - Strike Ten Entertainment (STE), the bowling industry’s marketing and sponsorship division, announced today that it has struck up a partnership with Miller High Life, a cornerstone of the MillerCoors portfolio, to become the “Official Beer of Bowling.”

NEWS | Vail Resorts Introduces Epic Discovery, a Summer Mountain Adventure at Breckenridge Ski Resort


- Epic Discovery at Breckenridge Ski Resort is the second comprehensive new summer activities plan proposal by Vail Resorts to U.S. Forest Service under new legislation. - Epic Discovery to encourage “learn through play”, promoting environmental education and forest stewardship with numerous activities across the mountain. - Vail Resorts to work with

NEWS | Aimbridge Hospitality Proudly Opens The Best Western Premier Petion-Ville


Aimbridge Hospitality Proudly Opens The Best Western Premier Petion-Ville, Haiti, The First Full-Service US Brand Hotel In Port-au-Prince
Dallas-based Aimbridge Hospitality and Haiti-based corporation Carabimmo SA in partnership with U.S.-based Best Western International, are pleased to announce the opening today of the luxury Best Western Premier Petion-Ville, Haiti (http://www.BestWesternPremierHaiti.com). Located within close proximity to the international airport in Port au Prince,Haiti, The Best Western Premier is the first full-service corporate US brand hotel to open inHaiti and the first Best Western Premier in theCaribbean.

MEWS | DDA extends lease for Taj Palace Hotel to Tata group hospitality major IHCL for 25 years


DDA extends lease for Taj Palace Hotel to IHCL for 25 years

Tata group hospitality major Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) today said lease of its Taj Palace Hotel in the city has been renewed for 25 years from April 1 this year. "The Indian Hotels Company Limited ( Taj Group) is pleased to confirm that it has received the consent from the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) confirming renewal of the license for the Taj Palace Hotel, Sardar Patel Marg,

NEWS | Delhi Development Authority extends Taj Palace Hotel lease for 25 years


Tata group hospitality major Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) on Thursday said lease of its Taj Palace Hotel in the city has been renewed for 25 years from April 1 this year. "The Indian Hotels Company LtdBSE -1.02 % (Taj Group) is pleased to confirm that it has received the consent from the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) confirming renewal of the licence for the Taj Palace Hotel, Sardar Patel Marg,

NEWS | Time-share cos may be a better pick for investors than hotels


Investors planning to take an exposure to the hospitality sector may be better off boosting their holdings in time-share or vacation ownership resorts companies, given their dependence on domestic travel and the strong potential for growth in the coming quarters. At a time when other segments in the hospitality industry are struggling, vacation ownership resort companies have performed reasonably well.

NEWS | Drew Patterson has been appointed Chief Executive Officer


Drew Patterson

Hotel search engine Room 77 today announced travel industry and search veteran Drew Patterson, 36, has been named chief executive officer. This appointment comes on the heels of a $30 million financing round the company recently announced, which is being used to accelerate Room 77s growth and international expansion. Room 77 has experienced tremendous growth in the last year, and Drew has the perfect background in travel and search to help ta ke the company to the next level, said Brad Gerstner, founder and Chairman of Room 77.

JOBS | SECURITY OFFICER

Sofitel

HOTEL OR ENTITY 

Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam City Amsterdam State Noord - Holland Country Netherlands Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam biedt vijfsterren de-luxe in een unieke Amsterdamse, historische ambiance, voorzien van Franse elegantie en grandeur. Discover the hotel 

JOBS | CHEF DE PARTIE

Mercure

HOTEL OR ENTITY 
Mercure Paris Porte de St Cloud
City: PARIS ( 75 )
State: Ile de France
Country: France
 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. Discover the hotel

JOBS | business Center Associate

Job Description
Position - Business Center Assistant / Executive
No. of Openings - 01
Educational Background - Graduates will be preferred, though diploma holders can apply as well. Gender: Female Only
 Fluency in English is MUST
 Working Hours & Days: - 6 days a week with general shift [9:00 AM to 6:00 PM]
 Reports Directly & Functionally - General Manager

 Supervises - Office

JOBS | Sales Coordinator

Job Description
Job Duties and Responsibilities: Co- Ordination of office sales work Attending calls and actioning the requests Assisting the Sales & Marketing Head, arranging meetings, filing, and routine administration work. Assisting the Sales team members with correspondence & maintaining data Maintaining office expense accounts Salary:As per the industry standards Industry:Travel / Hotels / Restaurants / Airlines / Railways Functional Area:Sales, Retail, Business Development 
Role Category:Retail Sales 

Keyskills:Hotel Sales, hospitality, hotel selling, banquet sales 

JOBS | Assistant Manager- Front Office


Job Description
Please refer the attachment. 
Salary:Not Disclosed by Recruiter 
Functional Area:Hotels, Restaurants 
Role Category:Front Office/Customer Care 
Keyskills:Front Office, Duty Manager, Executtive, front office executive, guest relation, front office executive, front desk

JOBS | Sales Executive


Job Description
Candidate (male/female) should be confident, proactive, presentable, should have good communication skills and computer knowledge. Could handle day to day sales operations. Maintain display and products standards.Attending customers and providing the assistance in selection of products. Salary:Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Functional Area:Sales, Retail, Business Development 
Role Category:Retail Sales Role:Sales Executive/Officer 

Keyskills:Sales Executive, sales representative, business development executive, sales officer, sales marketing