Industry Update
Appointment29 April 2010

Peter Bierwirth

Named President
At European Hotel Managers Association (EHMA) in Rome, Italy

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Peter BierwirthDuring the 37th Annual General Meeting of EHMA (European Hotel Managers Association) held in April in Biarritz, France, Peter Bierwirth, National Delegate Germany, was elected President of the Association. The new Management Council for the term 2010/2013 also includes Michel Fernet, National Delegate France & Monaco (First Vice President) and Manuel Otero Alvarado, National Delegate Spain (Vice President). Past President Johanna Fragano was appointed Treasurer. The award “Hotel Manager of the Year” was conferred to Thomas Noll, former General Manager of the Grand Hotel Europe in St. Petersburg.

European Hotel Managers Association (EHMA)

The E.H.M.A. was established in Rome in 1974. Its first and foremost aim was and still is, to foster fellowship and fraternity. It is a non profit making Association of professional Hotel Managers operating first class and luxury hotels of international repute, who are constantly seeking to improve their own qualifications and those of their staff, in order to maintain or better the standards of comfort and service which they offer to their guests.
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