Frankfurt, 26 November 2014: Jumeirah Frankfurt, the first Jumeirah hotel in Germany, is proud to announce that its apprentice Justine Andratzek has become the first student to be awarded a full scholarship at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM).
Justine’s three years of study in Dubai, UAE will be sponsored by the EAHM, Jumeirah Frankfurt and The Ronnefeldt Tea Company - a traditional tea manufacturer based in Frankfurt, which supplies tea to the world’s top hotels including Jumeirah Frankfurt.
The scholarship will offer Justine the chance to acquire a Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in International Hospitality Management. Following her degree, Justine will also have the opportunity to work at Jumeirah Frankfurt as a full-time employee.
Justine was one of Jumeirah Frankfurt’s first apprentices and demonstrated a strong commitment to the hospitality industry alongside academic excellence in her vocational training and school results.
Andreas Beisser, Director of Operations and Projects at EAHM, said: “I am delighted to welcome the first student to be sponsored by three parties at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management. It was a pleasure to have been involved in the process and to bring the parties together who are all delighted that Justine has been given this wonderful opportunity to develop further in the hospitality industry in Dubai. We are certain that more talent will follow from Jumeirah Frankfurt in the future.”
The agreement with The Ronnefeldt Tea Company, Jumeirah Frankfurt, EAHM and Justine Andratzek was signed at Jumeirah Frankfurt on 13 November 2014.
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The Ronnefeldt Tea Company was founded 191 years ago by Johann Tobias Ronnefeldt in Frankfurt, Germany. The tea experts specialize in importing and blending high-quality leaf teas from all of the major tea-growing regions including India, Sri Lanka, China, Japan, Taiwan and Africa. To guarantee the highest quality possible, Ronnefeldt Teas are produced exclusively according to orthodox methods which means that most of the work is done by hand. The company supplies the world’s top class hotels, gastronomy industry in over 70 countries with individually customised tea concepts and service ideas. After Western Europe, the most important markets are the Near and Far East, Russia, Eastern Europe, Asia, Australia and the South Pacific and since 2011, the United States. Ronnefeldt is also the creator of a unique training program: TeaMaster® Silver and Gold. The TeaMaster® program endows young managers in the international hotel industry with a well-rounded knowledge of tea and tea-culture, and equips them with the competence required in day to day hotel service. www.ronnefeldt.com
About Jumeirah Frankfurt:
The luxury hotel Jumeirah Frankfurt is located in the heart of Frankfurt, in walking distance to the Opera house, the banking quarter and famous shopping streets. The hotel comprises of 218 guestrooms and suites located on 24 floors, the largest rooms in Frankfurt, managing to be modern yet timeless as well as presenting fantastic views of the city's skyline. Wooden floors, warm colouring in walnut and honey, complemented by contemporary German art by Hartwig Ebersbach add to the ambience. In the exclusive ambience of the signature restaurant ‘Max on One’ guests can enjoy the best products from all over the world prepared in a unique way. Jumeirah Frankfurt’s dining option also consists of an authentic Lebanese restaurant ‘el rayyan’ and the elegant “Ember Bar & Lounge’. The exclusive, Jumeirah brand ‘Talise’ spa boasts two saunas, dedicated relaxation areas, seven treatment rooms and an extensive range of tailor-made experiences in a luxurious atmosphere. With natural daylight, spacious layouts, high ceilings and innovative cuisine, Jumeirah Frankfurt offers versatility and exceptional service to ensure that every event is successful. The sophisticated meeting and event facilities on the third floor with 730 m2 provide the perfect setting to create shining and unforgettable experiences whilst providing ultimate privacy and security.
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 including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VENU; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
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