Pan Pacific Hotels Group takes home three awards at 2016 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has won three awards on Friday 2nd September at the 2016 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence, presented by Sealy Posturepedic at Sydney Town Hall. The Group’s Western Australia property, Pan Pacific Perth claimed two awards, namely Best Marketing Campaign and Best Hotel Chef whilst PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney won Best Concierge.
Hosted by TV personality Larry Emdur, this year’s HM Awards were attended by a record of 700 hoteliers and industry elite. The Best Marketing Campaign Award was awarded to Pan Pacific Perth’s Pacific Escape campaign (joint winner award), and the hotel’s Executive Pastry Chef, Laurent Xavier was named the Best Hotel Chef (joint winner award). PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney’s Randolph Huerto was rewarded with the title of Best Concierge (joint winner award).
Kurt Otto Wehinger, Area General Manager Oceania and General Manager PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney says, “It is our honour to be acknowledged once again in the HM Awards. We are very excited our hotels and our dedicated staff have continued to stand out from this year’s vast competition. I would like to congratulate our staff for their passion and endeavour in delivering the exceptional service and outstanding hospitality of Pan Pacific Hotels Group.”
Pan Pacific Hotels Group was also highly recommended in three other categories including Best Food and Beverages Associate (Kelsie Gannan, PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport), Best Front Office Associate (Marie Lee, PARKROYAL Parramatta), and Best Revenue Management (Cameron Mead, PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport).
The HM Awards is highly recognised by the accommodation industry in acknowledging the finest people, departments and properties across Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.