People

People

Hotel People this August

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

Tamburrini gets set for Holyrood Adventure

Respected Glaswegian chef Paul Tamburrini will open his own restaurant at the Macdonald Holyrood Hotel this autumn Tamburrini has worked at many of Scotland’s most…
Ken McCulloch

Ken McCulloch: A Real “Bon Viveur”

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

Housekeepers Extraordinaire

JO WILBY EXECUTIVE HEAD HOUSEKEEPER, THE BALMORAL HOTEL, EDINBURGH (Pictured above) Number of staff: Just under 60. Number of rooms: 188 including 20 suites. How…
Manorview

Manorview’s Investment in People Pays Off

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

Cornhill Castle Team Raise Funds

Members of the team at Cornhill Castle near Biggar, Lanarkshire have raised funds for charity by going over the top of one of Scotland’s most…
Daniel Ashmore

Ashmore Joins The Pompadour by Galvin

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

Around the World to the Waldorf

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 Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh…
Andreas Maszczyk

Snapshot: Andreas Maszczyk

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

A New Chapter for Auchrannie

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

Tackling the Revolving Door

In a people-centred business like hospitality, it goes without saying that your staff are your most important asset, so you want to hang on to them.…
Costley

Artist in Residence

When it comes to having one of Scotland’s most beautiful hotels, it seems like Bill Costley the man behind hotel group, Costley & Costley, is…
Ken McCulloch

Ken McCulloch: Dakota Hotels

Ken McCulloch is not only a great ‘von viveur’, but he is one of the most respected hoteliers in the industry. A fact recognised when…
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