New Delhi, June 02, 2018: The 6th edition of the Hotelier Summit India returned with the 4th  edition of the Hospitality Leaders’ Industry Choice (HLIC Awards. The award function was held at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai on 29th May 2018. Individuals from the hospitality Industry were recognised for their excellence in their field of expertise. Animesh Kumar General Manager, Ramada Chennai Egmore won the ‘Visionary General Manager of the Year’ Award.

Animesh Kumar is a Hotel Management graduate with extensive experience in cross- functional fields across the industry. He had a vast work experience with major international chains like Intercontinental Hotels, Marriott Hotels, Hyatt Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Taj Hotels, Bharat Hotels & Wyndham group of hotels in Asia & Middle East and presently he is handling the portfolio of Corporate General Manager at Ramada Chennai Egmore (Wyndham Hotel Group). Kumar has launched and opened many successful Hotels & restaurants in his tenure in India and overseas.

He established his position in the industry as a young innovative General Manager. Animesh’s proficiency lies in innovation, people management, creative out-of the box thinking, provide easy solution and detailed planning. Because of this he reached from a bottom to top and handling the position from last three years. He is known for his positive approach towards tasks and has a knack of creating a climate of team work by encouraging co-operation and communication.

In has four and half year role as General Manager he has been appreciated for implementing operation reform and bagged various prestigious award. First one was the Best City Hotel in Madhya Pradesh by State tourism Ministry. He got this award within first year of opening of Hotel. Second award he got for Best Corporate Hotel in South India from South India Travel Award. And third one he got for Best Metropolitan Hotel from South India Travel Award.

He offers an expertise in spearheading organisational productivity & profitability and managing resources optimally for realising organisational goals in current market situation in hotel business. He is known for his leadership qualities and appreciated by the team members as a visionary and a people’s person. He also launched various initiatives and employee engagement activities. By personally taking motivational and leadership training sessions, direct interaction, actively participating in activities with the associates.

He expects to maintain the highest standards both in himself and the staff and is excited and enthused about working with and leading the dynamic, highly motivated team at the property.

Corporate Comm India(CCI Newswire)