Port Muziris : A tribute to an ancient Port city
Conceptualised by Twenty 14 Holdings and created by Studio HBA, Port Muziris, a Tribute Portfolio
Lemon Tree acquires Berggruen Hotels and the brand ‘Keys Hotels’
The acquisition of 18 Keys hotels across 16 destinations brings Lemon Tree Hotels to a
Le Meridian Coimbatore appoints Afsar Khan as food & beverage manager
13 Nov 2019
Afsar brings more than 18 years of experience to the role
Courtyard by Marriott Ahmedabad appoints Piyush Rajput as chef de partie
13 Nov 2019
Rajput has worked in kitchens in various properties across the country over the last seven
Radisson Hotel Agra appoints Khemraj Ghimray as executive chef
13 Nov 2019
Chef Khemraj brings more than 19 years of rich experience in the culinary industry

Business

CBInsights’ report points out how the millennials will travel
Nov 13 2019
CBInsights report on the 12 industries highlights that travel and camping experiences will serve as
Leisure Hotels foray into hostel and resitel segments
Nov 11 2019
The group plans to fund the expansion with a mix of debt and internal accruals
Accor and Alibaba join forces to foster digitalisation of global tourism
Nov 09 2019
The collaboration will be instrumental in rolling-out Accor’s lifestyle loyalty program ALL - Accor Live

Operations

Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel and Lakeside Chalet- Mumbai, Marriott Executive Apartments appoints Shibendu Ray Chaudhury as executive sous chef
Nov 12 2019
Chef Shibendu brings with him vast experience and multicultural learning garnered over the course of
JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar appoints Manoj Jangid as director of food and beverage
Nov 09 2019
Manoj possesses 15 years of experience in the F&B industry
DoubleTree by Hilton Pune Chinchwad appoints Amit Baxi as director of business development
Nov 09 2019
Amit has a rich experience of 11 years in sales and marketing

DESIGN

The new wave in hotel lighting
Oct 12 2019
LEDs and the Internet of Things (IoT) are the new game-changers, enabling hoteliers to drive
JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa  pays ode to Pink City’s royal legacy and rich craftsmanship
Oct 09 2019
Spread across 12 acres of land, the resort nestles amidst the green hills of the
Arabian nights in contemporary splendour, is what the Abu Dhabi Edition offers through its distinctive design by Wimberly Interiors
Sep 16 2019
EDITION hotels serve as homes away from home for the uber cool travellers of the

PRODUCTS

CMC introduces its latest porcelain Slab product – Antracite
Nov 07 2019
Classic Marble Company (CMC) has introduced its latest porcelain slab product — Antracite from the
RAK Ceramics to unveil its best at ET ACETECH Mumbai
Nov 05 2019
The RAK Ceramics booth will present products that are sustainable in every sphere of business
Inara's new range of bath and hair care amenities
Oct 22 2019
Its enlivening citrusy scent uplifts the mood whilst nourishing the skin with the boons of

Power List

Power List 2019 - Ajay Bakaya
Managing Director
Power List 2019 - Amit Bhosale
Managing Director
Power List 2019 - Dr Ankur Bhatia
Executive Director

Awards and conferences

F&B Manager of the Year (Winner – Upscale to Mid Market) Harleen Singh Rawal, Director – F&B, Le Meridien Gurgaon
31 Jan 2017
Harleen Singh Rawal has over 18 years of crossfunctional experience, starting his career as a
F&B Manager of the Year ( Runner Up – Luxury to Upper Upscale) Hitesh Sangwan, F&B Manager, The Leela Palace Chennai
31 Jan 2017
Starting his career as a management trainee at Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces in 2007,
F&B Manager of the Year ( Winner – Luxury to Upper Upscale) Akanksha Lamba, F&B Manager, The Oberoi, Gurgaon
31 Jan 2017
After the closure of The Oberoi New Delhi, Akanksha Lamba conceptualised ‘Patisserie at your Doorstep’