The Award presented by EHMA every year to the General Manager who has achieved results of excellence in hotel management was conferred for 2016 to the Italian member Alessandro Cabella. The prize is assigned on the basis of criteria such as excellence in quality, implementation of new strategies, financial improvement, ethical foundation of the profession, staff management and motivation. What matters is also the ability to innovate and apply tools and new resources in the management of the various hotel departments, and the development of synergic links with the territory in which the property is located.
General Manager at the Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Alessandro Cabella’s profile perfectly matches with the role of “Hotel Manager of the Year 2016” because of his mature competence and skills in professional management”, comments the Italian National Delegate Ezio Indiani, GM of the Hotel Principe di Savoia in Milan. “Under his leadership the various hotels have improved their quality thanks to his determination to work on every operational and strategic aspect, not to mention the development and enhancement of the employees in order to build a great team”.
The 2016 European Hotel Manager of the Year award ceremony was held in Noordwijk aan Zee (The Netherlands) on March 18, during the Gala Dinner of the 44th EHMA annual General Meeting in the marvelous ballroom of the Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin. Alessandro Cabella has received this prestigious international recognition of excellence from the President of the European Hotel Managers Association Hans E. Koch.