Lighting in hotels  is turning out to be a crucial design function in order to elevate guest experiences
Hotel insiders say lighting accounts for 10-20 per cent of the property’s energy consumption
Exclusive Interview with Patanjali Keswani of Lemon Tree Hotels
Lemon Tree Hotels is one of the biggest players in the mid-scale segment and is
Holiday Inn Chennai OMR IT Expressway appoints Amit Kumar Thapiyal as executive chef
20 Jul 2019
Armed with over 17 years of culinary experience, Thapliyal brings a dynamic and innovative energy
Aloft Hotels announces the launch of Aloft Kathmandu Thamel
19 Jul 2019
As the first Aloft in Nepal, Aloft Kathmandu Thamel, joins the family of 161 Alofts
Sofitel Mumbai BKC appoints Vikas Kapai as general manager
19 Jul 2019
Kapai comes with over three decades of hospitality experience and an eye for the future
Grand Mercure Bangalore appoints Vibhav Verma as executive chef
19 Jul 2019
Verma holds over 14 years of skilled experience in the hospitality and culinary industry

Business

Pride Group of Hotels announces its expansion plans
Jul 17 2019
It will be soon coming up with the new brand exclusively focused on millennial customers
IHCL celebrates Jaipur’s UNESCO World Heritage Site listing with its heritage hotels
Jul 09 2019
Much like the Pink City, the group’s heritage hotels blend history, architectural beauty and regal
Indian hoteliers are restoring ancient palaces, mansions and havelis into heritage hotels that offer a blend of nostalgia and romance
Jul 09 2019
Heritage hotels attract a lion’s portion of international travellers; almost 40% of all affluent global

Operations

Simran Singh Thapar joins JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa as executive chef
Jul 18 2019
Staying true to his roots, he is an expert in Indian and regional cuisines
Sarovar Hotels and Resorts appoints Vishal Baid as general manger for Royal Hometel Suites, Dahisar
Jul 18 2019
Baid brings with him expertise in operations management and strategy planning
Jerson Fernandes joins as executive chef at Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort
Jul 17 2019
He brings with him 12 years of experience with most eminent hotels

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DESIGN

The Park Mumbai eschews the trappings of the starry suburb to embrace the best of the neighbourhood
Jun 08 2019
THE Park Mumbai has a very distinctive strong design vocabulary that’s both minimal and indulgent
New-age materials and innovations are revolutionising hotel flooring
May 08 2019
Industry experts talk about upcoming flooring trends, materials, innovation and textures in the segment
Morphogenesis conceptualises innovative design for India’s best hotels
May 08 2019
Rastogi's architectural forms are fused with the legacy of the past and the spirit of

PRODUCTS

Sharp enters commercial air purification space
Jul 12 2019
With these launches, SHARP aims to expand its foothold in commercial air purification
Vishesh Vijayvergiya, perfumer and scent branding consultant at Vedic Aroma Lab talks about his offerings
Jul 12 2019
Many large chains have been releasing their custom-developed, signature scents in their hotel lobbies and
SR Luxury launches eco-friendly biodegradable bottle amenities for hotels
Jun 12 2019
The biodegradable bottle amenities is a significant step towards 100% sustainable hotel operations
Power List 2018 - Rattan Keswani
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Power List 2018 - Souvagya Mohapatra
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Power List 2018 - Zaid Sadiq
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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’

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