Ghana’s most brilliant hospitality stars were lauded recently at the Ghana Hotels Association (GHA) Award Gala ceremony held on the 18th of January 2020 at the Marriott Hotel in Accra.
The General Manager of Accra City Hotel, Roman Krabel was recently recognized as the “Hotelier of the Year” in Ghana at the GHA Awards 2020.
Roman Krabel’s profile perfectly matches with the role of “Hotelier of the Year”. He is one of the most prominent General Managers of Hotels in Ghana and won the achievement based on his tenure as the General Manager for Accra City Hotel till date and as the GM of The Royal Senchi Hotel & Resort from 2012 till 2015. In addition to running a successful property, based on service, quality and customer feedback, he surpassed other established industry leaders through his vast experience in different areas of the business and demonstrated exceptional leadership and management skills.
Commenting on Roman Krabel, the chairman of the judges said: “Mr Roman Krabel has won a plethora of awards and in his current role as General Manager at Accra City Hotel, he has overseen a rebranding and refurbishment and turned it into a first-class international hotel. One of Mr Krabel’s notable achievements is to attain two International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) certificates for the Accra City Hotel, the only hotel in West Africa to achieve this certification. Congratulations to Roman for being simply the best and raising hotel standards in Ghana to an international level.”
A veteran in the hospitality space with over 25 years of experience and performance makes him special and with his remarkable achievements, he is exemplary. With his personality and longtime experience of the hotel industry, he presents himself as a true role model of General Manager.
“It is a privilege to be a part of Accra City Hotel and an honour to serve with a great team. I am humbled by this recognition knowing that the success of the property is only possible because of the team at the hotel,” said Roman Krabel. “My team at Accra City Hotel is elated with this award and is motivated to drive such accomplishments for our Hotel and myself.”
All winners at the 4th Ghana Hotels Association Awards have been hand-picked and rewarded for overall excellence on many levels. The Ghana Hotels Association was formed in 1975 and is made up of Managing Proprietors, Managing Directors or Accredited Representatives of Hotels, Motels, and Guest Houses that have been certified and licensed by the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) to offer accommodation, catering and other tourism services in Ghana.