DUBAI, UAE, October 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Over 27,000 Votes Received for Awards by Popular Choice for Hospitality Leaders
The list of Finalists for Personal Categories is below:-
FINALISTS PERSONAL CATEGORIES Hospitality Excellence:- Hotelier of the year Mohammed Awadalla, Time Hotels Hatem Gasmi, Auris Hotels Mark Patten, Atlantis the Palm Heinz Grub, Starwood Hotels Philippe Harb, One to One Hotels Hospitality Excellence:- General Manager of the year Iftikhar Hamdani , Cluster GM, Ramada Ajman Thomas Fehlbier, Cluster GM, Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara Cenk Unverdi, Hotel Manager, Rixos The Palm Dubai Maria Tullberg, General Manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Reda Moukhtar, GM, Atana Hotel Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Hidden Gem of the year Lok Pun, Senior Housekeeping Attendant, Ramada Ajman Satheesan Raman, Asst. Banquet Manager, Kempinski Ajman Ganilyn Bantulav, Housekeeping Coordinator, Al Raha Beach Abu Dhabi Wasim Chaudhry, Doorman, Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana Louis Noronha, Chief Butcher, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- CSR Champion of the year Eddie Ignatius, Corporate Director Innovation & Quality, Time Hotels Michelle Telfer, Director of HR, Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf Dubai Katherine Dakis, Executive Assistant, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Vagelyn Federico, HR Director, Dusit Thani Dubai Bob Busman, Rooms Division Manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Food and Beverage Service Mohamed El Aziri, Cluster F&B Manager, Ramada Ajman Yan Paing Do, Senior Waiter, McGettigan's DWTC Jennelyn Mendoza, Restaurant Supervisor, First Central Apartments Dubai Amit Sinha, Food and Beverage Manager, Ibis Style Jumeirah Dubai Benedict Hipolito, Restaurant manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Guest Services Alfredo Cardozo, Time Grand Plaza Prakash Manandhar, Waiter, Kempinski Ajman Chakkaravarthy Kannan, Hskp Executive, Al Raha Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi Ismail Ettouaji, Lobby Ambassador, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Ajith Hettiarachi, Bell desk captain, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Housekeeping Liyakath Ali, Asst. Executive Housekeeper, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman MuniasamyThesingu, Room Attendant, Al Raha Beach Abu Dhabi Basit Mahmood, Room Attendant, First Central Apartments Dubai Amartya Chakraborty, Exe. Housekeeper, Hawthorn Suites & Ramada Downtown Dubai Joseph Fernandes, Housekeeping Special Projects, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Hospitality Excellence:- Human Resources/Training Blessen Thomas, Cluster HR Manager, Holiday Inn Express Dubai Olga Alvarez, HR Officer, Melia Dubai Rochelle Morales, Asst. Manager-Human Resources, Ramada Beach Ajman Sushma Shetty, HR Manager, Mercure Gold Hotel Dubai Nabil Samuel, Vice President of Human Resources, Time Hotels Hospitality Excellence:- Front Office Arnulfo Guinto, Chief Concierge, Dusit Thani Dubai Iresh Premarathne, Front Office Manager, Al Raha Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi Muhammad Khan, GSA, First Central Hotel Apartments Dubai Sandra Aisa Quilang, Rooms Controller, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Moustafa Seif, Duty Manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Engineering Wael Farouk, Dir. Of Engg, Marriott Al Jadaf Sheikh Zahid Hassan, Asst. Engineer, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman Sebastiao Ferraro, Chief Engineer, Dusit Thani Dubai Basant Kumar Kushwaha, Director of Engineering, Kempinski Hotel Ajman Gopakumar Menon, Director of Engineering, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- IT Rajan Sagariva, IT Manager, Al Raha Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi Manivel Solaiyan, Asst. IT Manager, Dusit Thani Dubai Sreejith, IT Manager, The Country Club Hotel Dubai Hassen Maghroum, Project Manager, Auris Group of Hotels Amir Sohail, IT Assistant, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Admin and Secretary Seema Fondekar, Engineering Clerk, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Mahmoud El Sayed, Senior Admin, Dunes Hotel Apartments Dubai Neszel Macaspac, Executive Secretary, Dusit Thani Dubai Shajilad Majeed, Admin/Accountant, Auris Hotels Dubai Edna Bacay, Executive Secretary, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Spa and Fitness Ferdinand Taaca, Spa Manager, Melia Dubai Jenny Mendoza, Spa Team Leader, Hyatt Regency Creek Dubai Ana Lissa David, Spa Therapist, Burj Al Arab Hotel Vanessa Alegre, Spa & Recreation Manager, Shangrila Hotel Dubai Loresa Bac, Masseur, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Sales and Marketing/ PR Mayda Solatre, Cluster Dir. Sales & Marketing, Ramada Ajman Paromita Ohri, Corporate Marketing & PR Manager, Auris Group of Hotels Vinod George, Director of Sales & Marketing , The Country Club Hotel Dubai Inna Gernega, Director of PR & Marketing, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Farhan Zafar, Asst. Director of Sales Marketing, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Accounts and Finance Israr Husain, Asst. Financial Controller, Time Residence Abu Dhabi Ravi Santiagopillai, Cluster FC, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman Alex Vasanthakumar, Director of Finance, Dusit Thani Dubai Bonifacio Thomas, Accounts Executive, First Central Apartments Dubai Farrukh Khan, Credit Manager, Al Raha Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi Hospitality Excellence:- Executive Chef of the Year Mazen Khadour, Executive Chef, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman Dirk Haltenhof, Resort Executive Chef , Madinat Jumeirah Dubai Andreas Haugg, Executive Chef, Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara Akshay Nayyar, Corporate Chef, Sanjeev Kapoor Restaurants Spencer Lee Black- Dir Culinary, Rove Hotels, Dubai Hospitality Excellence:- Chef De Cuisine of the Year Chef Mohammad Iqbal, CDC, JW's Steakhouse, Dubai Nareumol Poolkuan, Chef De Cuisine, Dusit Thani Dubai Yasser Babers, Executive Pastry Chef, Al Raha Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi Shyju Varghese, Chef de Cuisine, Dubai World Trade Centre Rabeh Adel Amer, Chef de cuisine, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Sous Chef of the Year Praveen Singh, Senior Sous Chef, Melia Dubai Tamer Amir Hassan Elazazy, Sous Chef, TIME Oak Hotel & Suites Dubai Padmanaban Ragavendran, Sous Chef, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Abbas Kanso, Sous Chef, Dusit Thani Dubai Diyan De Silva, Executive Sous Chef, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek Hospitality Excellence:- Young Chef of the Year Delvin Fernandes, Jr. Sous Chef, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Hamadi Mwanyuchi , CDP, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites Sree Kumar, Sr. Chef De Partie, Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road Hashan Chamara, Commis I, First Central Apartment Dubai Rahil Rathood, Chef de partie, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
The Award function in 2016 will take place on the evening of Monday, 12th Dec 2016 at Dusit Thani Dubai, where more than 400 top industry figures will meet at this spectacular gala dinner said Raj Bhatt, CEO, Hozpitality Group. The glamorous evening will include a reception, a great meal and excellent entertainment, in addition to the actual awards ceremony, Mr. Bhatt added.
The Hozpitality Excellence Awards 2016 will be presented to recognize top industry organizations which have shown skill, creativity, ingenuity and success in the Middle East & North Africa's growing hospitality industry.
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About Hozpitality Group:
Hozpitality group is emerging as one of the fastest growing online companies in the Middle East, North America and Asian market. We have over 600,000 registered hospitality professionals in our three websites, http://www.hozpitality.com - "Dedicated hospitality job board" , http://www.hozpitalityplus.com - "Dedicated hospitality networking group" and http://www.hozpitality.ca - "Dedicated hospitality website in Canada" . Apart from the registered candidates we also reach out to over 800,000 hospitality professionals through our monthly email marketing from over 196 countries.
Our dedicated hospitality networking group http://www.hozpitalityplus.com already has over 25,000 members from over 180 countries networking. The networking website has discussions, blogs, videos, latest hospitality news, top jobs, events, photos, groups and many more latest features.
Hozpitality Consulting is a Global Executive Search consultancy based out of Toronto, Canada. Our success lies in building a long term relationship and delivering results quickly and efficiently for a "much lower cost". We are experts in locating the best possible suitable executive and management candidates for placements in all types of hospitality organizations around the world. Through our matchless database, communication and networking, over the world, we provide our clients with the most skillful candidates.
Through Hozpitalityplus Events we have already successfully conducted 6 business networking events for the Hospitality industry in UAE. Hozpitalityplus Events is already benefitting the hospitality industry professionals and through this venture, a platform is provided where the industry comes together to Network, Create Synergy and Share Best Practices
"Hozpitality Buzz- The inside scoop" is a TV show based on the hospitality industry in Dubai and UAE, is in English and telecast-ed on a premier TV channel in Middle East & North Africa reaching out to approx. 10-12 million viewers. To know more about the TV show, Please log on to:- http://www.facebook.com/hozpitalitybuzz and https://www.youtube.com/Hozpitality
To know more about the group, Please log on to:
http://www.hozpitality.com , http://www.hozpitality.ca , http://www.hozpitalityplus.com , http://www.hozpitalityplusevents.com , http://www.hozpitalityconsulting.com, http://www.hozpitalityexcellenceawards.com
CEO, Hozpitality Group- MENA and North America
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