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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management receives Tatweej Academy of Excellence Award

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management receives Tatweej Academy of Excellence Award

Dubai, 18 June 2013: The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and an integral part of the global luxury hotel company, Jumeirah Group, received “The Purple Sash with the Gold Order of Merit and Certificate of Excellence”. Tatweej Academy granted this prestigious award to EAHM under the patronage of His Excellency Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, Dr Taleb Rifai, for EAHM’s achievements and initiative in the field of tourism, hospitality and travel. The Great Ceremony of Coronation, attended by Mr Ron Hilvert, Managing Director of EAHM and Dr Stuart Jauncey, Dean of EAHM, took place at the Al Falak Ballroom, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the world’s most luxurious hotel, on 15 June 2013. 

Tatweej Academy of Excellence Awards aims at recognising dignitaries and institutions in the tourism, hospitality and travel industry that have made tremendous efforts to support the economic development of the national economic pillars in the Arab region.

Mr. Pierre Moukarzel, President of Tatweej Academy for Excellence Awards in the Arab World, mentioned that the success achieved by the winners would encourage other institutions to take the same steps to achieve quality and excellence.

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  • Above photo (from left): His Excellency Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, Dr Taleb Rifai; Mr Ron Hilvert, Managing Director of The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; Mr. Pierre Moukarzel, President of Tatweej Academy for Excellence Awards in the Arab Region.

About The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management:

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management in Dubai is one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and an integral part of the global luxury hotel company, Jumeirah Group.  It is a leading provider of University-level hospitality business education and offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees designed to develop the hospitality leaders of the future. The Academy works in academic association with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and all programmes of study are fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the United Arab Emirates, the Institute of Hospitality in the United Kingdom and THE-ICE (International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education) in Australia.  It is also a higher education member of the Council of International Schools (CIS). 

For further information and enrolment requirements, please visit The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management online.

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 wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. 

www.jumeirah.com

For further information please contact:
Dr John Fong
Director of Marketing & International Relations / Associate Professor 
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
PO Box 29662 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 315 5118
Fax: +971 4 315 5556
Mobile: +971 566 819 785
E-mail: John.Fong@emiratesacademy.edu
Visit us at: www.emiratesacademy.edu