Hilton Mumbai International Airport General Manager Awarded Top Honor By The Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards 2017

Bhagwan Balani wins Best General Manager award

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November 08, 2017

MUMBAI, India - General Manager of Hilton Mumbai International Airport, Bhagwan Balani was recently recognized as the Best General Manager at the Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards 2017.

A veteran in the hospitality space with 22 years of experience, Balani won the achievement based on his tenure as the general manager for Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat & Spa. 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.

"Bhagwan is an exemplary leader with enthusiasm and dedication to service. He is a great person who played a vital role in contributing to Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat and Spa's success during his tenure. He set the tone to establish higher guest satisfaction by empowering his team to create an enriching environment. He is a leader who goes the way and shows the way. He truly deserved the award for the Best General Manager," said Amandeep Grover, director of operations, Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat & Spa.

"It is a privilege to be a part of Hilton and an honor to serve with the team at Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat & Spa. I am humbled by this recognition knowing that the success of the property is only possible because of the team at the resort," said Bhagwan Balani, general manager, Hilton Mumbai International Airport. "Recently I moved to Hilton Mumbai International Airport and my current team at Mumbai is elated with this award and is motivated to drive such accomplishments for our Mumbai property."

The Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards provide travelers with a trusted source of award winning properties to choose from when booking their holidays or business trips. The winners have been hand-picked and rewarded for overall excellence on many levels.

Contact:
Anubhav Lal
Hilton Mumbai International Airport
+91 98920 22297
anubhav.lal@hilton.com

About Hilton Mumbai International Airport
Hilton Mumbai International Airport offers a unique blend of colonial-era influences and contemporary design, at one of the most convenient locations near the airport. The upscale, 171-room hotel is just a five-minute drive from the international airport, 15-minute drive from the domestic airport and 5-minute from International within easy access of the commercial, shopping and entertainment centres. Designed as an elegant 19th-century colonial summer palace, the hotel offers the latest technology and best-in-class modern amenities. Dining options encompass three restaurants, a lobby lounge and a garden bar.

The Hilton Mumbai International Airport hotel is equipped with 4,847 square feet of function space; a 2,420 square feet ballroom and 2 grand halls. The function facilities provide flexible seating arrangements, large pre-function areas and the latest in audio-visual technology, making it ideal for corporate events, social functions and weddings. The hotel also offers business travelers a business center with 4 meeting rooms, all with wireless internet access. For the after work hours, the hotel offers an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

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