The maiden edition of the Hospitality Awards Ghana was held on Friday, July 26th, 2019 at Alisa Hotel, Accra. The awards recognize and award hardworking and deserving staff from three to five stars hotels in the country.
Executives from different hotels attended the event, some picked up awards, others enjoyed the night with music served from Ghana’s finest Highlife musician Akwaboah, other acts of the bill was Elorm, Camidoh and Mr Drew.
On-air personality, Regina Van Helvert compèred the event brilliantly, engaging the guests over time with questions such as ‘Which Hotel Makes The Best Jollof In Ghana’? This question became the talking point throughout the night as hotel executives threw in views to prove why each person believe the hotel makes the best of Jollof.
Among the high profile personalities that attended the event were the President Of Ghana Hoteliers Association, Dr Edward Ackah Nyameke Jnr, who in his speech urged the hotels to advocate for high standards to create the necessary healthy inter and intra-competition, and appreciate the effort and dedication towards excellent award show by 90Degrees Ghana. Also in attendance was Honourable Eric Osei, MP for Afram Plains South.
Ghana’s new afrobeat sensation Camidoh performed his hit singles – For My Lover and Yawa, he was followed by Mr Drew. The award ceremony continued shortly after dinner. Contemporary highlife music writer, composer, singer and performer, Akwaboah took over the stage and warmed hearts with live band performances of his compositions and songs from other Ghanaians acts.
Check out the full list of winners below.
|ANNABEL ASAMOAH||MOST ADMIRED EXECUTIVE HOUSEKEEPER||LABADI BEACH HOTEL|
|STEPHEN ODURO||MOST ADMIRED FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANAGER||MOVENPICK|
|ANNA-PEARL NKANSAH||MOST ADMIRED HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER||MOVENPICK|
|EMMANUEL AMFO||MOST ADMIRED CHIEF ENGINEER|
|BEATRICE ARCHER||MOST ADMIRED EXECUTIVE HOUSEKEEPER|
|DINAH NEWTON||MOST ADMIRED ROOMS DIVISIONS/FRONT OFFICE MANAGER|
|YAW K. MAMPHEY||MOST ADMIRED SALES AND MARKETING MANAGER|
|LUCKY ALIPOE||MOST ADMIRED EXECUTIVE CHEF|
|AUGUSTA BEDIAKO TETE-ANSA||MOST ADMIRED FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANAGER||TABLE 7|
|EMELIA NARH||MOST ADMIRED HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER|
|ROMAN KRABEL||MOST ADMIRED GENERAL MANAGER|
|MELCHIZEDEK OWUSU BOACHE||MOST ADMIRED SALES AND MARKETING MANAGER|
|AMOS DERY||MOST ADMIRED ROOMS DIVISIONS/FRONT OFFICE MANAGER|
|ISAAC NII ODOI ODOTEYE||MOST ADMIRED EXECUTIVE HOUSEKEEPER|
|CHARLES AGAZA AGBENUZAH||MOST ADMIRED EXECUTIVE CHEF|
|RICHMOND FIIFI TURKSON CROMWELL||MOST ADMIRED FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANAGER|
|KOJO ADDO AGYEKUM||MOST ADMIRED HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER|
|DOROTHY PREMPEH||MOST ADMIRED GENERAL MANAGER|
|MOST LUXURIOUS HOTEL||MOVENPICK AMBASSADOR HOTEL||FRAME|
|MOST ACCOMODATING HOTEL||ACCRA CITY HOTEL||FRAME|
|MOST ADMIRED EXPERTRIATE||ROMAN KRABEL||FRAME|
|BEST HOSPITALITY||ACCRA CITY HOTEL||FRAME|
|HO TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY||FRAME|
|MR. KHAN||BEING THE LONGEST SERVING EXPATRIATE IN THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY IN GHANA||FRAME|
|MR. JOHN ADDO KUFUOR||FRAME|