The Irish Hotels Federation has begun rolling out a Branch Employee of the Year awards scheme to celebrate and recognise exceptional employees who make an outstan
ding contribution to their workplace. Over 60,000 people are employed by hotels and guesthouses across the country in all areas of operations including food and beverage; catering; accommodation services; reception; leisure centre and spa facility management; sales and marketing; human resources; IT; management and finance.
The Dublin Branch Employee of the Year winner was Ciara McNamara, duty manager, Jury’s Inn, Parnell Street.
Speaking at the presentation of the Dublin Branch Employee of the Year Award, IHF President Joe Dolan said that hotel and guesthouse employees play a vital role in the continued success of the tourism sector by ensuring guests have a truly memorable stay, which they will share with friends and family.