People

The New Mantra: Retain

Tue 28th November 2017

The hot topic in hospitality is staff recruitment, and the retention of staff. This is not a new issue, but it is one…

Much Ado About Nothing or a Real Necessity?

Sat 14th October 2017

It used to be the case that a hotel restaurant was a hotel restaurant, where the food was produced on a large scale…

Scotland’s Top GM’s

Fri 13th October 2017

Over the last few months we have interviewed  some great GM’s and this issue we look at a few more… They are…

Hotel People this August

Sun 3rd September 2017

New restaurant team at Grand Central Jamie Watt, David Jamieson and Yasmine Gibb, have joined Glasgow’s Grand Central Hotel’s Tempus Bar and…

Tamburrini gets set for Holyrood Adventure

Sat 2nd September 2017

Respected Glaswegian chef Paul Tamburrini will open his own restaurant at the Macdonald Holyrood Hotel this autumn Tamburrini has worked at many…

Ken McCulloch: A Real “Bon Viveur”

Fri 1st September 2017

Ken McCulloch is one of the few remaining ‘bon viveurs’ in the hospitality industry. Susan Young caught up with him at hotel Dakota…

Housekeepers Extraordinaire

Wed 30th August 2017

JO WILBY EXECUTIVE HEAD HOUSEKEEPER, THE BALMORAL HOTEL, EDINBURGH (Pictured above) Number of staff: Just under 60. Number of rooms: 188 including…

The Magnificent Seven – Banqueting Managers

Tue 20th June 2017

Banqueting Managers can make or break a hotel’s reputation. This issue we look at some of Scotland’s elite – just some of…

Manorview’s Investment in People Pays Off

Mon 19th June 2017

Jamie Hepburn, Minister for Employability and Training visited Manorview Hotels & Leisure Group’s Busby Hotel last month, at the same time as the group…

Cornhill Castle Team Raise Funds

Sat 17th June 2017

Members of the team at Cornhill Castle near Biggar, Lanarkshire have raised funds for charity by going over the top of one…

Ashmore Joins The Pompadour by Galvin

Fri 16th June 2017

Daniel Ashmore has been appointed head chef at The Pompadour by Galvin, located at the 5-star Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian.…

Around the World to the Waldorf

Thu 15th June 2017

DALE MACPHEE HAS TRAVELLED THE WORLD TO MAKE HER MARK IN HER SPIRITUAL HOMELAND.  Dale MacPhee has been the General Manager of the five-star…

Snapshot: Andreas Maszczyk

Sun 14th May 2017

Andreas Maszczyk: General Manager: Principle Edinburgh How long have you been in your current role? I have been the general manager of…

A New Chapter for Auchrannie

Thu 11th May 2017

When I last visited Auchrannie Resort & Spa in Arran in June 2015, work had just finished on 20 new luxury rooms.…

Tackling the Revolving Door

Thu 11th May 2017

It has never been more important to keep hold of staff. Annabelle Love makes a look at the challenges facing hospitality and…