Hans Wiedemann, Managing Director of Badrutt's Palace Hotel Receives the Award of Hotelier of the World
Readers of the international trade magazine 'Hotels' have voted the Swiss/Australian 56 year old, Hans Wiedemann, as 'Independent Hotelier of the World 2009'. The magazine 'Hotels' is read in 165 countries and has some 62,330 subscribers. 'Hotels' is the only magazine to cover the global hotel market. The magazine serves owners, directors, architects, designers, developers, investors and financial institutions, in short the branch's decision makers.
Three candidates were nominated for each of The Hotelier of the World categories: 'Corporate' and 'Independent.' Readers of 'Hotels' magazine were able to choose their favourites and send in a voting slip over the course of several months.
Badrutt's Palace Hotel is both a winter and summer destination and offers 159 guestrooms and 38 suites. The hotel is member of Leading Hotels of the World, Swiss Deluxe Hotels and Swiss Historic Hotels.