Concorde Fujairah holds culinary competition for department heads
Team-building activity initiated by GM to develop leadership and competence
Dubai, UAE (January 6, 2013) – Concorde Fujairah Hotel, a luxury accommodation in the heart of the city, organised a culinary competition as a part of the team building program for the management, participated in by the property’s Heads of Departments (HoD). The activity aims to develop the competence of the department heads by giving them on-the-spot tasks that will reinforce their creativity and team work.
Four groups with four members each competed in the cook-off held at the hotel kitchen. All the HODs dressed up in chef’s uniforms following the complete kitchen food safety and hygiene. The competition was judged by four of the in-house chefs, along with GM Fekry. To add up to merriment of the event, the food prepared by the participants were shared to all the teams.
Addressing the participants, Fekry said, “I would like to congratulate everyone who eagerly took part in the first HoD Culinary Competition. They are all winners as they are able to accomplish the objective of this activity, which is to remind everyone that there will be unexpected events during the operation thus, we should be prepared at all times.”
The winners of the culinary competition were announced during the special dinner treat hosted by the GM. The best team, who received special awards was composed of Pradeep Salvi, Mohsen Salem, Latifa Noar, and Rabie Nasir.
About Concorde Hotel Fujairah:
Concorde Hotel Fujairah is situated in the heart of Fujairah, this boutique hotel offers luxury accommodation with free parking and a rooftop swimming pool. Fujairah International Airport is a 5-minute drive away. Fitted with elegant furnishings, each room and suite is fitted with satellite TV and bathroom amenities. The spa and wellness centre has a variety of beauty treatments. Guests can make use of the fully-equipped fitness centre. The Hotel also offers a superb choice of fine dining restaurants and room service facilities. It’s all day dining Restaurant, Belle View unfurls a scrumptious range of buffet breakfasts, lunches and sit down dinners. While its Samakino Seafood Restaurant is the place to go to for seafood enthusiasts offering freshly prepared fish delights by highly skilled chefs. One can also enjoy al fresco meals at the aromatic Garden of spices. The Bistro cafe meanwhile serves mouthwatering pastries and pies from its cake counter. Its Splash Pool Bar is the perfect spot to soak up the sun even while sipping on your favourite drink. By providing a high level of comfort and service, an outstanding and varied cuisine as well as high standards of hygiene, safety and environmental friendliness, Concorde Hotel Fujairah has acquired an excellent reputation.