At European Hotel Managers Association (EHMA) in Rome, Italy
During 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.
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.more information
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9 June 2021 — In 2019 Warsaw Airports recorded a traffic of 22 million passengers. In recent years Warsaw has grown a reputation as a major business and leisure destination in Europe. The Polonia Palace Hotel is one of the landmark hotels in Warsaw - it dates back to 1913 and was thoroughly renovated in 2004-2005 accommodating more than 100,000 guests every year.read more
7 April 2020 — Swiss national, born in Berne in 1958, after graduating from the École Hôtelière de Lausanne and a brief experience in Switzerland, Dominique Nicolas Godat undertook at once an international career, alternating jobs at the Dubai International Hotel, the Plaza Athénée and the Pierre in New York with homecomings at the Beau-Rivage Palace in Lausanne and Le Mirador in Vevey, where he held increasingly important positions culminating in the appointment to General Manager of the Kulm Hotel St.read more
24 May 2013 — Hans Koch was elected as the new President of the European Hotel Managers Association (EHMA) and will run the office for the next 3 years from 2103 to 2105. Mr. Koch was elected during the 40th General Meeting of EHMA at the Hotel Principe di Savoia in Milan, at the conclusion of a series of seminars and celebrations for EHAM’s 40th anniversary.read more