By Conor Kenny
Dancing on the Fountain: In dialog with World-leading Hoteliers is a distinct booklet of conversations and interviews by means of Conor Kenny, a number one inn and hospitality studying and improvement professional. The hoteliers interviewed within the ebook comprise: Kiaran MacDonald, The Savoy inn, London; Philippe Leboeuf, Mandarin Oriental, Paris; Nathalie Seiler-Hayez, The Connaught resort, London; Michael Davern, The ok membership, eire; Bernard Murphy, Gleneagles, Scotland; Greg Liddell, The Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona; Luc Delafosse, Hôtel de Crillon, Paris. among them, those seven hoteliers have run many of the world’s so much iconic and famous resorts: Āman hotels; Carlyle resort, long island; Claridge’s, London; Connaught inn, London; Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Arizona; Fairmont Waterfront, Vancouver; Fancourt, South Africa; Gleneagles resort, Scotland; lodge Burj Al Arab, Dubai; Hôtel de Crillon, Paris; Hôtel du Louvre, Paris; Hôtel Lutetia, Paris; Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong; Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona; Mandarin Oriental, Paris; Sandy Lane, Barbados; The okay membership, Kildare; The Ritz lodge, London; The Savoy lodge, London; and Waldorf Astoria, Beverly Hills. Their tales are designated, occasionally emotional, continuously deeply own and completely soaking up: greeting the nice and the nice, from presidents and heads of kingdom to pop celebrities; quelling rioters by way of serving them breakfast; internet hosting the Ryder Cup golfing event; facing bomb threats and attainable evacuation of a complete resort the morning Nelson Mandela is because of arrive; handling egos; commencing new resorts and reviving the previous, whereas nonetheless retaining the spirit that made them nice. whereas all the interviewees percentage the excellence of coping with the easiest motels on the planet, their profession paths are as person as their tales. Unsurprisingly, exertions good points within the hoteliers’ meteoric profession rises – as does a spotlight on carrier, awareness to element and a love of individuals, site visitors and employees alike. Their perception at the way forward for luxurious lodges additionally makes compelling examining from a rarely-heard resource. The e-book will make attention-grabbing interpreting for someone attracted to a glimpse behind-the-scenes of the superior resorts on this planet. it is going to be specially necessary for today’s resort managers in addition to upcoming hoteliers who are looking to know how the easiest lodges are run and what took those seven humans to the very most sensible in their undefined. The publication offers a special viewpoint at the global of luxurious and taking good care of the wealthy and the recognized throughout the eyes of these who run a number of the world’s iconic hotels.
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Dancing at the Fountain: In Conversation with World-leading Hoteliers by Conor Kenny