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Sumit Gogia joins Hyatt Regency Delhi as Director Events

WITH OVER 15 years of experience, Sumit Gogia joins Hyatt Regency Delhi as Director of Events. Sumit is a Graduate from Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition, Panipat. He started his career in the year 2000 as a Food & Beverage Attendant at the Grand Hyatt Delhi followed by Imperial, New Delhi as Assistant Manager- Food & Beverage and The Grand, New Delhi as Convention Sales Manager.

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Chennai’s Vivanta by Taj Connemara to Shut From May 10, 2016 for Renovation

VIVANTA BY Taj – Connemara, Chennai’s only heritage hotel, will be undergoing significant restoration and will remain closed for guests from 10th May 2016. Built in 1854, the legendary hotel, when fully renovated, will ensure that the discerning traveler finds all modern amenities and conveniences discreetly placed beneath the hotel’s old world charm, colonial legacy and heritage for which it has been admired for over a century.

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As Connemara Prepares for Makeover, Let’s Recall the Scandal That Ended the Career of the Man After Whom the Historic Hotel is Named

WHEN Vivanta by Taj Connemara, India’s second oldest continuously running hotel, shuts for renovations on May 10, it will be an occasion to recall that the man it is named after was at the centre of a scandalous divorce case that made headlines around the world (besides being accused of having an adulterous relationship with his wife’s former maid).

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We can create tourism circuits in South Asia: Commerce Secretary

INDIAN TOURISM should be more integrated with the region, said Rita Teaotia, Commerce Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.

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Neo Capricorn to Terminate Operating Contract for Courtyard by Marriott in Pune

NEO CAPRICON Pvt Ltd, has announced that they have mutually agreed with Marriott International to terminate the operating contract for the Courtyard by Marriott City Centre in Pune effective from June 10, 2016.

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Four Points by Sheraton Navi Mumbai Gets New GM & Executive Chef

SUBHABRATA ROY has been appointed as General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton Navi Mumbai, Vashi. With significant experience of 16 years in the hospitality industry, Roy has worked with some of the most prominent hotel brands in India which include the Taj Group of Hotels, Keys Hotels, Oakwood and Accor. Roy pursued a degree in Commerce from the Calcutta University followed by a three-year Catering Management Diploma from the prestigious IIHM, Calcutta. His first job was at The Regent, Mumbai as an entry-level associate in the Front Office Department in the year 2000. Over the years, he has scaled through all the ancillary departments of Room Division with his key forte being Preopening, General Operations and Revenue Stream.

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Surjan Singh Jolly New Director F&B of JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar

SURJAN SINGH Jolly is the newly appointed Director of Food & Beverage at the JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar. With over two decades of experience in the industry, he brings to the table, his expertise in fast paced environment and high volume operations with multiple styles of service. Prior to his joining JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, Surjan worked as the Director of F&B at JW Marriott Bangalore.

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Sanjay Grover joins Hometel Chandigarh as General Manager

SAROVAR HOTELS & Resorts has appointed Sanjay Grover as the General Manager of Hometel Chandigarh. A dedicated and result driven professional, Grover brings with him an international experience of over 26 years in the hospitality industry working with various hotels and food and beverage oriented Industries across India, UAE and Oman. The entrepreneur in him also led him to work across Belize, Mexico and Chile where he managed his business in import, export and sales.

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Atmantan Wellness Centre Opens in Mulshi, Pune

AN INTEGRATED luxury wellness centre, Atmantan opens in the verdant region of Mulshi – Pune. Promoted by Sparsh Infratech Pvt. Ltd., Atmantan is a first of it’s kind, wellness destination in Maharashtra that integrates the traditional Indian healing practices with international therapies and the modern fitness techniques that all translate into the holistic healing of the mind, body and soul. It even brings forth its values of warm Indian hospitality to all its guests.

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TripAdvisor Reveals 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards For Islands

TRIPADVISOR HAS announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice awards for Islands. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions on islands worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period, as well as traveler booking interest on TripAdvisor.

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