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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management receives the International Star for Leadership in Quality award

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management receives the International Star for Leadership in Quality award

Dubai, 07 July 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, is proud to announce that it has received the International Star for Leadership in Quality award, Gold Category.  Mr Ron Hilvert, Managing Director of EAHM received the prestigious award on 1 July 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Paris Étoile from the President and CEO of Business Initiative Directions Group, Mr Jose E. Prieto.

EAHM was one of the few educational institutes to have received the award for its outstanding business achievements, perseverance and leadership in excellence and quality.  Commenting on the award, Mr Hilvert mentioned, “Our commitment to quality education has resulted in this award and it is a further testament of EAHM’s growing international reputation. We will continue to deliver the highest calibre of young professionals to the hospitality and tourism industry.” 

Since its inception in 2001, EAHM has been one of the leading providers of University-level hospitality business education and it currently offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees designed to develop the hospitality leaders of the future.  

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  • Picture above (from left to right): President and CEO of Business Initiative Directions group, Mr Jose E. Prieto; Managing Director of The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Mr Ron Hilvert; President of the QC100, Mr Craig Miller 

About The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management:

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM) 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. EAHM 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: www.emiratesacademy.edu

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 Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; 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. 

For further information please contact:
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
Dr John Fong
Director of Marketing & International Relations / Associate Professor 
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