Global hospitality management chain, Swiss-Belhotel International, has been named Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain for a record-breaking sixth consecutive year at the Indonesia Travel and Tourism Awards (ITTA) 2015/16.
At the same ceremony, held on 14 December 2015 at a glittering gala event in Jakarta, Zest Hotel Airport Jakarta was recognised as Indonesia’s Leading Airport Hotel.
Swiss-Belhotel International’s team celebrates success: (from left to right) Denny Jatnika, Regional Director – Operations – Zest Hotels International, Gordon Coutts – Vice President – Operations and Projects, Jorn Wisselink – Vice President – Operations and Development – Zest Hotels International, Linie Cortez-Palacio – Senior Vice President – Marketing and Communication, Edward Faull – Group Director – Technical Services, Gavin M. Faull – Chairman and President, Matthew Faull – Senior Vice President – IT & E-Commerce, Gloria Llamas – Senior Group Director – HR & Learning Development, Emmanuel Guillard – Senior Vice President – Operations and Development / CEO – Zest Hotels International, Harshanty Kaloko – Regional Director – PR & Promotions, James Tam – Executive Vice President, Trevor Pun – Chief Financial Officer, Vani Jacobus – Regional Assistant Director of Sales & Marketing and Brayna Tolledo – Group Communication and Loyalty Programme Manager
Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman and President, Gavin M. Faull said “I’d like to thank our team from our hotels to the Regional and Group offices in Indonesia for making it possible for us to achieve this success. It is their leadership, their Passion and Professionalism and their experience that empowers our business and delivers the vital essence of Swiss-Belhotel International through all our properties and regions.”
“Thank you to our guests, partners and staff for the continuous support to Swiss-Belhotel International throughout the years. We are also proud that our newly opened budget hotel – Zest Hotel Airport Jakarta – has been recognised at ITTA 2015/16,” said Emmanuel Guillard, Swiss-Belhotel International Senior Vice President / CEO – Zest Hotels International.
Mr. Faull added, “Indonesia has always been, and will always be, a very important market for us. It was where we started this journey over 25 years ago and it is from here that we have expanded our portfolio across the region to more than 125 hotels and resorts. With this, we continue with our goal in promoting the sustainable expansion of the country’s travel and tourism industry.”
Swiss-Belhotel International continues its aggressive expansion in Indonesia with over 20 hotels to open next year, 2016, with 2 properties under its newly launched budget brand Zest Hotel.