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Archipelago International Earns Prestigious General Manager's Certifications

Archipelago International Earns Prestigious General Manager's Certifications

21 January 2015

Seen in the image : Mr. Lukas Samali as Vice President Human Resources Archipelago International giving some guidance during CHA workshop. Seen in the image : All General Manager & Hotel Manager from Archipelago International taking a photo after CHA workshop.

(Jakarta, January 21st 2015)Archipelago International continues on its quest to be the first and only Indonesian hotel group that has all its Hotel General Managers officially certified by the American Hotel and Lodging Associations’ Education Institute (AHLEI) obtaining 18 more globally recognized CHA® certifications.

A five day workshop was held recently at the favehotel LTC Glodok Jakarta where 18 of the groups most senior General Managers assisted by educators from the University of Central Florida and the American Hotel & Lodging Association labored intensively through more than 1200 pages of course materials and a 4 hour certification examine to obtain the “Certified Hotel Administrator - CHA® “accreditation.

CHA® is the most prestigious certification available to a hotel General Manager (GM) or Hospitality Executive. Globally recognized, the CHA® is a highly respected professional credential that validates a GMs advanced knowledge in the hospitality industry. It is an honor awarded to lodging professionals whose leadership and managerial abilities are exemplary.

“We congratulate the recent graduates and plan to continue this significant effort until every one of our more than 120 hotel managers as gone through it and earned their CHA® certification. As a leading hotel operator with a growing network of more than 100 hotels and 11 brands it is our duty to advance the skills of our managers and bring international know how to Indonesia. Owners entrust us with the management of multimillion dollar assets so we must equip our GMs with this high level of competence and a globally recognized professional status.” said John Flood, President & CEO of Archipelago International.

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Seen in the image : Mr. Lukas Samali as Vice President Human Resources Archipelago International giving some guidance during CHA workshop.

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Seen in the image : All General Manager & Hotel Manager from Archipelago International taking a photo after CHA workshop.

About Archipelago International

Archipelago International is one of Indonesia’s leading hotel operators with an underlying portfolio of more than 90 hotels and 12,000 rooms. As a continually expanding brand, Archipelago International has a development pipeline exceeding 100 properties in Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia.

Archipelago International hotels operate under the hotel brands Grand Aston, Aston, Aston City, Alana, Harper, Quest, Quest Vibe, favehotels, NEO and Kamuela, ranging from ultra luxurious private pool villas to serviced apartments and select service economy class hotels, thus offering Indonesia’s vastest and most comprehensive hotel network.

 


For further information and images please contact:
Febry M. Anindita (Dita)
Corporate Director of Marketing & Communications
Archipelago International
Managing - Aston, Alana, Harper, Quest, favehotel, NEO and Kamuela

Jakarta Office, Wisma Staco 3rd Floor, Suite 100, Jl. Casablanca Kav. 18, Jakarta 12870, Indonesia
T. 62-21 831 8800
F. 62-21 831 7180
E. Dita.A@ArchipelagoInternational.com
Visit us:
www.ArchipelagoInternational.com 
www.Aston-International.com
www.AstonBaliHotels.com 
www.AlanaHotels.com 
www.KamuelaVillas.com 
www.HarperHotels.com 
www.QuestHotels.com 
www.NeoHotels.com 
www.FaveHotels.com

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