Ramada Downtown Dubai appoints new general manager
Samir Arora to bring in his extensive knowledge of hospitality business in Downtown Dubai
Dubai, UAE (November 05, 2013) – Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, is pleased to announce the appointment of Samir Arora as the new general manager.
Arora has more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry and takes pride in his extensive knowledge of the hotel business in Downtown Dubai. Prior to joining Ramada Downtown, he was the Resident Manager of VIDA Downtown and Al Manzil Downtown Dubai, where he served as Executive Assistant Manager and Front Office Manager before his promotion. He also held various positions in Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina including Assistant Front Office Manager, Training Manager, Assistant F & B Manager and Restaurant & Bar Manager. An Indian national, Arora boasts a notable background in F & B given his previous work experience as Restaurant Manager in Dubai, Bahrain and India.
As the property’s General Manager, Arora is responsible for the overall hotel operations and supervision of all departments. He is tasked to oversee the property’s budget and financial plans, as well as the planning and implementation of different sales and marketing strategies to maintain high occupancy and increase revenue.
Commenting on his appointment, Arora said: “I am very grateful for the opportunity to take the role of General Manager of Ramada Downtown Dubai. I look forward to working hand-in-hand with the team in order to maintain our status as the preferred hotel in Downtown area. The property’s prestigious and strategic location greatly contributes to the hotel’s prominence, and we will further this by providing exceptional hospitality experience.”
About Ramada Downtown Dubai:
Ramada Downtown Dubai is located in Dubai’s prime district – Downtown Dubai, adjacent from the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, the world’s largest shopping destination, The Dubai Mall as also with great views on Dubai Fountain. Offering large, comfortable and well appointed suites, it boasts one of the best views of Burj Khalifa up close and is fast becoming the most recognized name in Dubai’s hospitality sector. It provides guests a uniquely exciting experience of inner-city Suite living combined with all the facilities and services of a first-class hotel and is a true ‘home away from home.’ Featuring a gymnasium, a large outdoor pool, meeting rooms, business centre, overlooking Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall as well as the Dubai Fountain, the property offers guests a luxurious and an extensive range of possibilities in the heart of Dubai. With a full range of support services one can stay stress free on top of work commitments and enjoy the tranquillity of the property. Next door, a short stroll away you find branded convenient store and pharmacy. As an alcohol-free hotel with a number of innovative products and services, Ramada Downtown Dubai is an ideal destination for either a short break or an extended family holiday for all GCC families and discerning corporate and leisure travellers.