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Jumeirah Group celebrates success at Caterer Middle East Awards 2013


Jumeirah Group celebrates success at Caterer Middle East Awards 2013

Dubai, 16 June 2013: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, is delighted to announce its success on winning three awards at the fifth annual Caterer Middle East Awards 2013 ceremony held in Dubai.

Jumeirah competed against the industry’s leading operators in the region. The awards recognise the outstanding performance of individuals and teams in both front-of-house and back-of-house roles over the last year.  

Jumeirah was presented with awards for:

Winner Rajeev Valappanandiyil from Burj Al Arab attributed his win to the strong support of his team and said "passion" was the key to being a great waiter. While Guru Prashanth from Madinat Jumeirah’s Bahri Bar said: "I'm delighted to win this award and be recognised within the industry. I'm very proud and would like thank all my colleagues and the entire team at Bahri Bar and Mina A' Salam."


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About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme.

For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Group Corporate Communications
Director of Corporate Communications 
PO Box 73137, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971-4-373-0164
Fax: +971-4-301-6655
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