Gurugram hosts the first day of AHP Hospitality Challenge 2016
Young hospitality Professionals showcased their housekeeping skillsGurugram, JUNE 21, 2016: The first day of 3rd edition of the Hospitality Challenge 2016 by ASSOCIATION OF HOSPITALITY PROFESSIONALS was hosted in Gurugram for the first time. The event witnessed two unique competitions of HOUSEKEEPING at THE LEELA AMBIENCE, GURGAON. Young Hospitality Professionals from prominent hotels displayed the art of Bed-making and pioneering styles of towel folding.
The competition saw the gathering of over 60 young professionals in Art of Bed making and Towel folding from 15 prominent hotels under one roof at the AHP platform who demonstrated their knowledge, expertise and innovation in different ways. The participants of Bed Making presented their proficiency by making the flawless beds in the given time with technique, tidiness and speed as parameters. Towel folding is an essential art that is to be learnt as it brings exuberance to the ambiance. The participants of ‘Art of Towel Folding’ had put up a spectacular show and enamored the audience by giving diverse and unimaginable shapes and patterns to towels.
This platform was designed to felicitate the young team at work behind the scene and bring out the best for the guests. The award ceremony to announce the winners of the competition shall be held on July 8, 2016 at AIR FORCE AUDITORIUM, SUBROTO PARK, New Delhi.
Ms. Devipshita Gautam, Secretary, AHP says, “We are glad to organize the 3rd edition of AHP Hospitality Challenge for the first time in Gurugram this year. The chief objective of organizing this event every year is to establish, motivate and honor all the Young Housekeeping Professionals for their talent. It is a brilliant dais for them to display their individual and combined skills, creative talent while learning and sharing experiences. The first day of the challenge 2016 saw the participants competing in Art of Bed making and Towel folding. We were overwhelmed to see such zeal in the young participants and delighted to know that how ardent these people are to establish themselves successfully in the hospitality industry. The entire idea of such challenges is to create awareness about this profession and felicitate the achievers in this industry”
About: Association of Hospitality Professionals (AHP) is a non-profit registered organization with the aim to secure a due place for the hospitality industry and its professionals. AHP promotes passionate and aspiring professionals of the domain by hosting competitive events & seminars. AHP systematizes the role of Hospitality Industry and positions it as one of the major employment generators and a important factor for sustainable economic and social development. AHP also strives to build the image, raise the standards of hospitality industry and highlights its crucial role in the service to tourism industry. The members of AHP include Hotels, Restaurants, Bars, Airlines, their employees, the hospitality aspirants in the country and all across the world. AHP also welcomes affiliate members: individual hotels and restaurants, whether independent or chain-affiliated. AHP also includes allied members such as suppliers to the industry, Hospitality Trainers, Consultants, and complementary hospitality and travel and tourism associations.