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NEWS | Home Inns Group Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Home Inns Group Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results Total Revenues Increased 12% Year over Year to RMB 1.40 billion Adjusted Net Income Improved to RMB 10.3 million SHANGHAI, May 13, 2013 - Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (NASDAQ: HMIN) (“Home Inns Group” or “the Company”), a leading economy hotel chain in China,today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Home Inns Group acquired Motel 168 and has consolidated Motel 168’s operating and financial results since October 1, 2011.

NEWS | Tim Hortons Inc. announces election of directors

Tim Hortons Inc. (TSX: THI, NYSE: THI) today announced the results of the vote on the election of directors at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 9, 2013. The Corporation’s proxy circular provided for nine nominees to the Board of Directors. In accordance with the Corporation’s bylaws, and as announced at the Annual Meeting, the Board of Directors subsequently nominated Mr. Marc Caira as a substitute nominee to the Board in place of a director who passed away unexpectedly in April. The nine persons nominated by the Board of Directors for election as directors of the Corporation were elected, each to hold office until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until their respective successors are elected or appointed. Each nominee other than Mr. Marc Caira was an incumbent director. The votes cast for or withheld with respect to each nominee were as follows:

NEWS | Choice Hotels International Opens 88 New Hotels in Q1 2013

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors, announced robust system growth with the addition of 88 newly opened franchised properties during the first quarter of 2013. Additionally, the company has executed a total of 83 new domestic contracts within the first quarter of 2013, a 30-percent increase over the same period of the prior year.

NEWS | MGM Resorts International Ranks In Top 50 Most Admired Employers

Business college students rank MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) among their most admired employers, according to Universum’s newly released survey of nearly 66,000 students. In its debut on the list, MGM Resorts landed at No. 40, making it the only integrated resort and only Nevada-based company to rank in the top 100. “We’re pleased that our focus on being an employer of choice as a leading entertainment and hospitality company that provides a spectrum of career paths, is recognized by the next generation of employee and business leaders.

NEWS | Mantis opens operations on seventh continent

Mantis, a family-run collection of award-winning, privately-owned, five-star properties is now the only hotel group in the world to have a presence on all seven continents. The group has signed with a collection of unique bush camps in Australia, called Wild Bush Luxury, giving Mantis its seventh continental footprint. Mantis prides itself on working with hotels that represent the finest example of their kind and celebrate the culture,

JOBS | Sr. Executives/executive Domestic Tours

Job Description  Handling of Domestic tour packages, hotel bookings, and making domestic tour itineraries and costing.  Salary: As per credential of the applicant I Functional Area: Travel, Tours, Ticketing, Airlines Role Category: Ticketing/Travel/Documentation Role: Tour Mngmt Executive  Keyskills: hotel Booking, Travel, Tour, reservation Executive, tour Executive, domestic Tour Executive, tourism Professional, domestic Tourism, Itinerary Planning 
Desired Candidate Profile  Education: (UG - Any Graduate - Any Specialization) AND (PG - Any Postgraduate - Any Specialization) AND ( Doctorate - Any Doctorate - Any Specialization, Doctorate Not Required) Must be a graduate. Good and sound knowledge of costing and itinerary preparation relating to domestic tours.  Also computer literacy and fluency in English essential. Should have minimum 01-02 years experience in the trade. 

NEWS | Sergio Leandro has been appointed Hotel Manager at Le Méridien

Sergio joins Le Méridien Piccadilly from the Sheraton Algarve, a Luxury Collection hotel in Portugal. He started at the resort as a Sales and Marketing intern in 1999, working his way up to the role of Complex Director of Operations for the entire resort, including the Sheraton Algarve, a Luxury Collection Hotel, and the Pine Cliffs Luxury Collection Residencies.

NEWS | Barry Cockrum has been named Director of Sales and Marketing

The Alexander, A Dolce Hotel, the new, urban contemporary hotel located in the CityWay neighborhood, has appointed Barry Cockrum as director of sales and marketing. In this role, Cockrum will lead sales strategies for increasing business from events, corporate and group clientele. Cockrum’s experience includes over 13 years with White Lodging Services.

NEWS | Jeremy Ward has been named President at Hotel Technology Next Generation

Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG), the membership association that unites the world’s hospitality companies and technology innovators to solve industry challenges, today announced several changes to its Board of Governors. Jeremy Ward, Senior VP of Information Technology, Kempinski Hotels has been named President. Jeremy moves to HTNG’s top leadership role after having served as its Vice President for two years.

NEWS | Steven Rubin has joined Travelzoo Inc. as Vice President & General Manager

Travelzoo Inc. a global Internet media company, today announced that Steven Rubin has joined Travelzoo as Vice President to lead Travelzoo’s highly anticipated move into the hotel booking business. The new booking platform will showcase Travelzoo’s most loved hotels, based on hundreds of thousands of Travelzoo subscriber reviews. Scheduled to launch later this year, Travelzoo’s latest product offering is specifically designed for VIP subscribers and will operate in a closed user group environment. Participating hotels will be personally vetted by Travelzoo’s Chief Curator and will offer the best available rates and property-specific amenities. Travelzoo will receive a commission on materialized stays.

NEWS | Hostel Industry Evolves with Launch of Generator’s Flagship Urban Design Property in Barcelona

Generator has this week officially opened the doors of its first venture in Spain. The new Barcelona property brings the brand's range of urban design hostels to eight across Europe, with significant further growth planned. The latest opening signals a period of expansive growth for the industry's largest freehold hostel group, which is backed by Patron Capital. As the only design-led hostel company with multiple locations, Generator also plans to extend its portfolio beyond its current European reach.

NEWS | Rixos Hotels celebrates new hotel projects in Egypt

During a joyous occasion for Rixos Hotels, the leading hospitality chain from Turkey, celebrated the collaboration with a number of key investors from Egypt across multiple hotel projects, in order for the hotel group to continue its dynamic expansion within one of the world's most recognized travel destinations. After the triumphant entry in Sharm El Sheikh in October 2012, Rixos Hotels announced it would now grow further through a number of projects spanning across Egypt, including the capital Cairo.

NEWS | Bombay HC quashes arbitration award in Tulip Hotel case

In a judgement that might clear the way for the land development in Tulip Star property, the Bombay High Court has set aside an arbitration award which had held that the agreement between Siddhivinayak Realties and V Hotels stood terminated. Siddhivinayak Realties is a joint venture between Oberoi Realty and D B Realty founders Shahid Balwa and Vinod Goenka, while V Hotels is currently the owners of the Tulip Star property, formerly known as Centaur Hotel, in suburban Juhu.

NEWS | Revenue Management & Your Hotel in 2020

Where will your hotel be in 2020? If you are responsible for leadership in revenue optimization, you need to be part of this 1-day learning experience that will engage you with future-looking strategies. Early bird registration is open through May 11.

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JOBS | Commis Chef

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Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge  City : Budapest State Pest  Country: Hungary  Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge 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”. Discover the hotel

JOBS | Restaurant Manager

Hotel or Entity  Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok State Bangkok  Country: Thaïland Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok Elegant and sophisticated, the five-star Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok (Managed by Accor) boasts the best location amidst the bustle and vibrant city centre of Bangkok. Only seconds from the BTS Discover the hotel

JOBS | Junior Chef

Hotel or Entity  ibis London Blackfriars  City: South East London  State: London (England)  Country: United Kingdom ibis London Blackfriars ibis London Blackfriars is located in Central London, next to Southwark and Blackfriars underground stations. The hotel offers 297 inviting and modern rooms, bar and restaurant. Discover the hotel 
Contract  Job Level: Employee  Status: Full Time  Anticipated Start Date: 04-27-13  Salary - Wage 12500-13500

JOBS | Assistant Laundry Manager

Job Description  To direct and ensure prompt, quality, courteous and efficient laundry/valet service as per international standards, to all customers by optimizing available resources in order to achieve high level of guest satisfaction.  Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter Industry:  Functional Area: Hotels, Restaurants  Role Category: Housekeeping Role: Housekeeping Manager  Keyskills: Assistant Laundry Manager, Laundry Executive 
Desired Candidate Profile  Education: (UG - Any Graduate - Any Specialization) AND (PG - Any Postgraduate - Any Specialization, Post Graduation Not Required) AND ( Doctorate - Any Doctorate - Any Specialization, Doctorate Not Required) Please refer to the Job description above

JOBS | Assistant Manager - Human Resources

Job Description  Responsible for Statutory Compliances. He / She should have on-hands experience of on line PF and ESI. Responsible for Employee Engagement activities Responsible for Recruitment at the unit  Salary: INR 3,00,000 - 3,50,000 P.A  Functional Area: HR, Recruitment, Administration, IR  Role Category: HR/ Recruitment / IR  Role: HR Manager  Keyskills: Human Resource 
Desired Candidate Profile  Education: (UG - Diploma - Any Specialization, Management) AND (PG - Post Graduation Not Required) AND ( Doctorate - Doctorate Not Required) Please refer to the Job description above

JOBS | Commis Chef

Job Description  Commis I in Indian Section and Continental Section. Must have 4-5 years of Experience. Can handle section effectively.  Salary: INR Less Than 50,000 - 50,000 P.A  Functional Area: Hotels, Restaurants  Role Category: Food & Beverage  Role: Commis Keyskills: Commis I - Indian & Continental, SOUS Chef, chef de partie 
Desired Candidate Profile  Education: (UG - Any Graduate - Any Specialization) AND (PG - Post Graduation Not Required) AND ( Doctorate - Doctorate Not Required) Please refer to the Job description above

JOBS | Housekeeping Supervisor

Job Description  Incharge of day to day supervision of all service personnel working in assigned areas of the Hotel. Responsible for the proper cleaning and appointments of guest rooms and public areas under his/ her control.  Salary: Meals  Functional Area: Hotels, Restaurants  Role Category: Housekeeping  Role: Housekeeping Executive/Assistant.  Keyskills: House Keeping Supervisor

Job opportunity- Jodhpur- Unit Manager

Looking for a Unit Manager position in one of the leading Hotel Chain in India for their upcoming property in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The candidiate should have experience as a Duty Manager for at least 1 year with sound knowledge of F.O and H.K operations in 3 star property. Interested candidates please send your profile at kulwant@eclathospitality.com