9 December 2010
INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Swiss-Belhotel International named top hotel performers for 2009 and 2010 in the recently concluded 2010 General Managers Conference held in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Swiss-Belhotel Papua and Swiss-Belhotel Borneo Samarinda were awarded Hotel of the Year 2009 and 2010 respectively. Diaz Yonadie of Swiss-Belhotel Papua was voted General Manager of the Year 2009; and Josef Woelfle of Swiss-Belhotel Changchun, General Manager of the Year 2010.
Executive of the Year 2009 was given to Senior Vice President James Tam; while Senior Vice President for Operations & Development-Indonesia & Malaysia Emmanuel Guillard received the Executive of the Year 2010.
Recipients of Presidential Award for Passion, Professionalism and Loyalty were:
Gloria Llamas, General Manager of Swiss-Belhotel Lotus Lake; and Jose Martin
Coelho, General Manager of Swiss-Belhotel Resort Masirah Island.
Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman and President Gavin M. Faull was pleased with the hotels’ achievements for the past two years, commented: “I am proud of how the team personifies passion and professionalism in the properties. We give due recognition to hotels who have excelled and showed improvements in pre-defined key performance indicators. This practice motivates the team and positive results are seen in the operations. ”
Other awardees were: Christopher MacLean, General Manager of Swiss-Belhotel Mangga Besar, Special Award; Sohar Beach by Swiss-Belhotel, REVPAR Award 2009; The York by Swiss-Belhotel, REVPAR Award 2010; Swiss-Belhotel Doha, Most Improved REVPAR 2010; Pat-Mase Villas at Jimbaran, E-Commerce Award 2009/2010; Swiss-Belhotel Papua, Swiss-Belhotel Executive Card Award 2009/2010; Swiss-Belhotel Resort Masirah Island, Swiss-Belhotel Rewards Award 2010; and Hotel Ciputra Semarang, Housekeeping Award 2010.
About Swiss-Belhotel International
Swiss-Belhotel International is a rapidly expanding international management
company with over 60 hotels, resorts and projects globally. Founded in 1987 and
headquartered in Hong Kong (SAR), Swiss-Belhotel International manages hotels in
Asia/Pacific and The Middle East including CHINA • VIETNAM • PHILIPPINES •
MALAYSIA • INDONESIA • AUSTRALIA • KUWAIT • JORDAN • OMAN • QATAR •
KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES • YEMEN•
KAZAKHSTAN. Ranked in the top 100 international hotel management companies
and awarded as Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain, Swiss-Belhotel
International’s rapid expansion will see substantial growth in The Middle East as well
as focus on growth in China. Refer to Group Website www.swiss-belhotel.com.
For more information:
Ms. Nor Komala
Group Communication Manager
Group Sales and Marketing Office
7th Floor, Suite 701, Hotel Ciputra Jakarta,
Jl. Letnan Jenderal S. Parman, Jakarta 11470, Indonesia
Telephone (62-21) 560 6040, 566 9710
Facsimile (62-21) 568 1548, 566 0139