Howard Johnson by Wyndham Appoints New General Manager
Shashank Menon will be the brand ambassador of all hotel departments.
Kolkata, India - July 11, 2023 - Howard Johnson By Wyndham in New Town-Kolkata, India (postal code: 700136), is pleased to announce the appointment of Shashank Menon as the hotel's General Manager.
In his new role, Menon will serve as a brand ambassador, providing leadership and direction to all hotel departments. He will be responsible for driving sales, marketing, and financial goals, ensuring the hotel's success.
Before joining Howard Johnson-By Wyndham Kolkata Airport, Menon was General Manager for Sarovar Hotels & Resorts, a property owned by Louvre Hotels Group in Bangalore. In this capacity, he demonstrated exceptional leadership, maximizing sales, marketing, and revenue while achieving strong financial returns.
"Shashank Menon is a talented and experienced hospitality professional, and we are thrilled to have him join our team," said Mr Rahul Rajkumar Rai, Director, UMIL Hotels, Parent company for HoJo Kolkata. "With his expertise, we are confident that the hotel will continue to provide guests with the exceptional service and value that has become synonymous with the Howard Johnson By Wyndham brand in the Kolkata community."
Menon, originally from Cochin, Kerala, holds an MBA in International Business Management from the Business Administrations: International Business Management Institute Berlin and a Diploma in Hospitality Management from Alison, an Irish online education platform, in partnership with the Institute of Continuing Professional Development UK. He also obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel & Catering Management from the Confederation of Hotel & Catering Management UK - IAM-Kolkata.
Howard Johnson By Wyndham Kolkata Airport is a 90-room hotel that offers a range of accommodations, including single, double, and suite options. Located in the cultural capital of India, the hotel embodies Wyndham's iconic HoJo hospitality, delivering world-class service, excellent accessibility, free Wi-Fi connectivity, inclusive breakfast, and top-notch amenities and conveniences for both business and leisure travellers.