InterContinental Regency Bahrain, one of the leading 5 star hotels in the Kingdom, held the 5th Annual Celebrate Service Week from the 9th to 12th of June 2014, in recognition and appreciation of its employees.
Celebrate Service Week is one of the largest celebrations of the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), for IHG’s more than 350,000 corporate and franchise employees around the globe, in recognition of their hard work, dedication and professionalism, which is in line with the hotel’s thrust towards its mission statement: ‘Ambition to Be # 1 for guests, owners and colleagues’.
Speaking on the occasion Michael Koth, General Manager of InterContinental Regency Bahrain said: “Through Celebrate Service Week, IHG extends its deepest appreciation to its employees. It is our heartfelt gesture to make them feel valued, and let them know that each one of them is an important part of the IHG team worldwide. We all look forward to the Celebrate Service Week every year, it is a much-needed reward which our employees deserve from their hard work, day in and day out.”
Since the day it was founded, IHG has many outstanding service stories of employees who go beyond their means, and above expectations to bring the ultimate satisfaction to every hotel guest.
“Our employees are the ones who create the reputable image of IHG worldwide. Celebrate Service Week acknowledges that our success is built on the quality of service that our employees deliver”, added Mr. Koth.
Following on from the success of Celebrate Service Week 2013, which had outstanding participation from IHG employees at more than 4,300 hotels, this year’s celebration proved to be even bigger and better. InterContinental Regency Bahrain organized a series of fun and exciting activities, which encouraged widespread participation from the hotel’s employees.
The participants engaged in inter-IHG Bahrain hotels sports competitions and they were also treated to anexquisite barbecue night. The 4-day celebration concluded with an awards ceremony, which gave recognition to deserving employees.
InterContinental Hotels and Resorts are dedicated to superior, understated service and outstanding facilities, but what makes them truly different is the genuine interest they show in their guests.
There are 187 InterContinental Hotels and Resorts around the world and 8 hotels in the development pipeline, which will open over the next five years.