FIVE Hotels & Resorts’ Pride Acclaimed as Judges Choice for Emerging General Manager of the Year
Akshay Bajaj is the panel of judges’ favorite for hospitality excellence.
Dubai, UAE – December 2021 – FIVE Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality division of Dubai-based real estate group, FIVE Holdings, received several accolades for both its team and operation from the 7th Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards last 8th of December held at the Arabian Ranches Golf Club.
A proud moment for Akshay Bajaj, Group General Manager of FIVE Palm Jumeirah & FIVE Jumeirah Village, being acclaimed as Judges Choice Awardee for Emerging General Manager of the Year. The award is presented by Filippo Sona, Managing Director of Wood Couture, and Raj Bhatt, CEO of Hozpitality Group.
Akshay joined FIVE Hotels & Resorts in 2017. He oversees two of the landmark luxury lifestyle hotels and residences in Dubai.
Here are the other accolades that FIVE Hotels & Resorts Dubai received during the gala night:
- Malika Zaarour, Group SPA Manager, FIVE Hotels & Resorts
Silver Award for Hospitality Excellence - Spa and Fitness
- Cinque, FIVE Hotels & Resorts Dubai
Silver Award for Hospitality Excellence - Restaurant of the Year (Italian)
- ReFIVE Spa, FIVE Hotels & Resorts Dubai
Gold Award for Hospitality Excellence - Spa of the Year
The full list of all the award winners can be seen at https://www.hozpitality.com/awards
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About FIVE Palm Jumeirah:
Dubbed the hottest hotel on Palm Jumeirah, FIVE Palm Jumeirah is a dare-to-be-different hotel that captures the glamour and vibe of Dubai. Set against a breathtaking backdrop of the beach and Dubai Marina skyline, this lifestyle hotel boasts 470 luxurious rooms and suites with ocean or city views.
The resort is a party and culinary hot spot with a range of restaurants, bars, and a nightclub, inviting to a new experience every day. Whether you are looking for a gourmet dining experience or want to dance the night away, our resort creates laid back or high energy choices from breakfast to the early hours as you design your stay.
About FIVE Jumeirah Village:
FIVE's second hospitality and residential project, FIVE Jumeirah Village Dubai, is complete and opened in 2019. The luxury five-star tower will feature 247 hotel rooms and suites, 221 one and two-bedroom hotel apartments and 33 four-bedroom hotel apartments, all with private pools.
Strategically located in close proximity to Dubai’s main arterial roads and a short drive from Dubai’s new Al Maktoum International Airport and Expo 2020 site, FIVE Jumeirah Village Dubai boasts excellent transport links across the city and beyond.
The revolutionary design of the property, which was conceptualised in-house by FIVE, has been patented and registered as a trademark by FIVE in 168 countries, and has already won a string of industry accolades.
About the 7th Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards 2021:
Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards are presented to recognize top industry organizations which have shown skill, creativity, ingenuity and success in the Middle East & North Africa’s growing hospitality industry. Logon to www.hozpitalityexcellenceawards.com
This year’s venue partner is the Arabian Ranches Golf Club Dubai. Powered by Danube Hospitality Solutions, Dr. Kitchen and Delta Food Industries FZC. Our partners: Zee TV Middle East, Weyyak, Restofair RAK, International Centre for Culinary Arts Dubai, RAK Porcelain, Fushia Events, Absolute Frame, Wassup Dubai and IXSA Trading (TOSO).
Our esteemed panel of judges is:
- Ibrahim Yaqoot, Executive Director - Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing
- Filippo Sona, Managing Director – Wood Couture
- Uwe Micheel, President – Emirates Culinary Guild; Director of Kitchens, Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek
- Shiraz Osman, Chairman and Founder – Delta Food Industries
- Ron Thomas, Managing Director – Focused Group
- Manoj Abraham Mathew, Territory Head (Middle East and North Africa) – Zee Network
About Hozpitality Group:
Hozpitality is an online platform for professionals from Hotels, Restaurants, Airlines, Travel agencies, Clubs, Cruise Lines, Cinemas, Spas, Schools, Suppliers and Retail. Hozpitality offers Branding options, A Community Network for Employers and Job seekers, a directory of Hospitality Suppliers, Latest Hospitality News, Hotel News, Movements and Appointments and Hospitality Announcements Hotel Industry Recruitment, Professional CV designing, Hospitality Courses etc. We provide an effective platform where all hospitality professionals can come together, network and benefit.
Hozpitality.com offers a selection of best Hotel Management Institutes, Schools and Universities and Hotel management Courses. Hospitality Students can search and apply for Hotel management Courses and join the School’s Alumni and network with their colleagues. Hozpitality also offers a Market Place for Hospitality Suppliers where Hospitality Products, Services, Offers and Deals can be listed and sold to millions of Global Hospitality professionals.
The dedicated hospitality Media and News website Hozpitalityplus.com, publishes and shares Latest Hospitality News, Announcements, Hotel openings, Promotions, Events, Hospitality Movements and Appointments and Hospitality announcements, Reviews, Blogs etc.
Hozpitality Consulting is a Global Executive Search consultancy based out of Toronto, Canada. Our success lies in building a long term relationship and delivering results quickly and efficiently for a “much lower cost”. We are experts in locating the best possible suitable executive and management candidates for placements in all types of hospitality organizations around the world. Through our matchless database, communication and networking, over the world, we provide our clients with the most skillful candidates.
"Hozpitality Buzz- The inside scoop" is a TV show based on the hospitality industry in Dubai and UAE, is in English and telecast-ed on a premier TV channel in Middle East & North Africa reaching out to approx. 10-12 million viewers. To know more about the TV show, Please log on to:- www.facebook.com/hozpitalitybuzz and https://www.youtube.com/Hozpitality
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