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Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal Wins Two Key Awards at the DDPL INDIA HOSPITALITY AWARDS 2017

New Delhi 27th November, 2017: Bengaluru Hotel does it again! Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal, a leading executive hotel, have won two key awards at the coveted DDPL INDIA HOSPITALITY AWARDS on 27th November 2017.

Located close to Bengaluru’s business district, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal, has always been an executive traveler’s first choice. With various accommodation options, designed keeping in mind the needs of a globetrotting entrepreneur to an energetic go getter, this state of art 117 room hotel encompasses everything that an executive traveler looks for, delivering relaxing stays combined with comfort and providing a space that they call their own, while maintaining global standards. After successfully providing 3 years of exemplary services at Bangalore, and being the most preferred destination for corporate travelers, the aura of the brand Howard Johnson in India is steadily growing as per the vision of Mr. Rahul Rai. Executive Director – Unique Mercantile India Pvt. Ltd. Today, DDPL INIDA HOSPITALITY AWARDS has nominated Howard Johnson for its commendable leadership in the Industry which is a result of the unwavering commitment and dedication.

“Being recognized for your hard work, commitment and dedication is a humbling feeling. For our hotel to be recognized as one of the best executive hotels is truly our teams’ effort and dedication to what Howard Johnson stands for.” Mr. Rishi Neoge, the General Manager of Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal.

Howard Johnson Awarded the ‘Best New Hotel Chain of the Year’ at India Mice Awards 2017

New Delhi,October 16th, 2017: Leading American chain hotel in India-Howard Johnson was awarded the ‘Best New Hotel Chain of the Year’ at India Mice Awards 2017 held at New Delhi on October 1, 2017 . It was a celebration of the 10th anniversary of Trav Tour India MICE Guide Awards Ceremony which aimed at choosing the best and deserving hotels/hoteliers across the country. Rahul Rai, Executive Director for Unique Mercantile India Pvt. Ltd., is proud to receive the ‘Best New Hotel Chain of the Year’ award where he advocated his vision to set new benchmarks for the hospitality industry in affordable business class segment. He even stated that-“This award is the stepping stone of our planning and efforts towards developing more hotels in India with the sole objective of matching the growing demand for more and more mid-segment business hotels across the country, especially for the smart business travelers.” The Awards Ceremony organized by Mr. Arvind Sharma, Editor-in-Chief, Trav Tour MICE Guide, was presided over by Chief Guest of Hon. Kumari Selja, MP Rajya Sabha and Former Minister of Tourism, Govt. of India along with Mr. Subodh Kant Sahai, Former Minister of Tourism, Govt. of India among the presence of various dignitaries from State Tourism Boards of India and MICE players of our country.

Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal Wins ‘Most Preferred Business Hotel of the Year’ Award at the Prestigious ‘South India Best Hotel Industry Awards 2017'

Bengaluru, 20th September, 2017: Howard Johnson Bengaluru, Hebbal has been awarded the ‘Most Preferred Business Hotel of the Year’ Award at the prestigious ‘South India Best Hotel Industry Awards 2017’, today at the Vivantha by Taj Hotel, Bengaluru. These awards aim to recognize the hard work and applaud true leaders for their dedication and commitment towards the hospitality industry. General Manager, Howard Johnson Hotel Hebbal, Bengaluru, Rishi Neoge said, “Winning the award for the ‘most preferred business hotel of the year’, at such a prestigious platform is a great achievement for us. Howard Johnson Bengaluru, Hebbal believes in creating world class hotels with the best customer experience and winning this award is a milestone that reiterates this fact.” “I would like to dedicate this award to all the employees at our hotel who have contributed to the seamless operations of the hotel and have provided world class hospitality and customer experience to all our guests. We will make every effort to uphold the same proficiency and continue to make Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal, the most sought after business hotel in the city” he added.

Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal bags Asia Pacific 15th HRM Congress Award for Best Talent Management

Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal added another feather to its cap by winning an award for Best Talent Management by one of the prestigious Asia Pacific 15th HRM Congress. This award is about recognizing the best of the best for a professional cause with an objective at core is benchmarking talent & HR practices. We at Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal will continue to strive towards building better initiatives for our employees which makes us a great place to work.

Hotelier of the Year (South India) Award goes to Rahul Rai & Best Bar & Restaurant in South India-Nest All Day Dining & MAREA Bar Lounge Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal

Bengaluru, 13th Feb:

At the recent TravTour MICE Guide 2017 Award night, Rahul Rai, Executive Director, Unique Mercantile Mercantile India Pvt. Ltd., owners of Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal was awarded as the ‘Hotelier of the Year – South India’ for his belief in the pursuit of imagination and accomplishing goals through innovation in the hotel industry. Within a short span of 3 years in India, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal has been accredited with prestigious titles for achieving milestones in the hospitality segment. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rahul Rai highlighted “We aim to continue to set new benchmarks for the industry in affordable business class segment.” Also nominated in the Best Bar and Restaurant category – South India, Howard Johnson’s Nest- All Day Dining & Marea Bar Lounge have topped the category. On behalf of the entire proud management, General Manager Rishi Neoge said “Howard Johnson Bengaluru, Hebbal believes that finesse & service is cherished for long while the price is forgotten .Howard Johnson Bangalore as a brand believes that happiness is contagious and we do not hesitate to go the extra mile to ensure our guests are happy and satisfied.” The event took place on 9th February 2017: in New Delhi. The Ceremony was presided over by Hon. Minister of Tourism –Mahesh Sharma, Govt. of India along with senior officials from Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India in the presence of various dignitaries from State Tourism Boards of India and MICE players of our country.

MAREA Bar Lounge, Howard Johnson Bengaluru hebbal wins The Best Cocktail Bar in a Hotel at the EazyDiner Foodie Award

Bengaluru 3rd March’2017:
At the recent Gala Award Ceremony by EazyDiner Foodie Award, Marea Bar Lounge, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal won the best cocktail Bar in a Hotel. The EazyDiner Foodie Award is judged by thousands of customers who are food lovers, across the country. With experienced mixologists, Marea Bar, Howard Johnson has been serving international and craft beers, spirits and cocktails, accompanied with gigs. Highlight of the cocktail menu is the Caipiroska, food menu includes unique light snack dishes, to accompany the drinks and the prompt service to add to the treat! Celebrating the win as the people’s choice best cocktail Bar, GM Rishi, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal said “Marea Bar is the new ilk of accessible, convenient Bars of the Town. It is indeed a proud moment for Howard Johnson, as within a span of just three we have been voted to be the best by our customers.” The EazyDiners Foodie Award is popularly known as the Delhi’s Food Oscars. These awards have been voted for by thousands of users of EazyDiner and are the only popular food awards in India with any credibility for over a decade now

South India Travel Awards, 2016: Best Metropolitan Hotel, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal

South India Travel Awards, 2016: Best Metropolitan Hotel, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal South India Travel Awards, 2016 hosted the gathering of the best Known faces and brands of the tourism industry at Visakhapatnam. The auspicious event sought to give recognition to the best in the travel Industry through a global industrial vote. Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal is proud to receive the prestigious accolade of the - Best Metropolitan Hotel, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal at the South India Travel Awards, 2016. Situated at a convenient location with ease of access from major commercial hubs, business centers and travel ports, Howard Johnson Bengaluru offers a fresh atmosphere with business class amenities, urban stylish designed rooms, exotic cuisines and buffets to choose along with warm and thoughtful service

Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal won the Today's Traveller Award 2016 for Best Business Hotel in Bengaluru

New Delhi, 1st August 2016: Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal won the Today's Traveller Award 2016 for Best Business Hotel in Bengaluru. The award was presented by Shri Vinod Kumar Duggal Former Hon’ble Governor Manipur, Union Home Secretary, Member National Disaster Management Authority to Mr. Rahul Rai, Executive Director, Unique Mercantile India Pvt Ltd and Mr. Rishi Neoge, General Manager, Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal.

The long anticipated event, the Today’s Traveller Awards ceremony and Cover Launch of the Coffee Table Book 2016 Game Changers, was attended by Vijay Goel, Minister of State (IC), Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, who was the Chief Guest for the event.

The event was presided over by Vinod Duggal, Former Governor, Manipur, Union Home Secretary, Member National Disaster Management Authority who presented the 10th Annual Today’s Traveller Awards 2016 at the Taj Palace New Delhi.

Gold Star Award for Excellence in Hospitality

Outstanding Contribution for National Unity & Growth. The aim of the award is at recognizing Talent & Tradition, Service and Excellence, Ambition & Aspiration & Customer Centrism as a crux for the competitive edge in Services & Hospitality industry In the competitive hospitality industry, to stand distinguished from the rest in it is essential to excel in the quality service offerings to the guests and customers. Howard Johnson Bengaluru Hebbal captures the space of unmatchable guest servicing and experiences with the Gold Star Award for Excellence in Hospitality- Outstanding Contribution for National Unity & Growth.