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| Mr. Dilip Puri, honored with ‘Hall of Fame’ award at Hotelier India Award 2017 |
Puri, Founder and CEO- Indian School
of Hospitality and Former Managing Director and Regional Vice President of
Starwood Hotels and Resorts South Asia received top honors at the prestigious Hotelier India Awards 2017 event, honored
with the ‘Hall of Fame Award’.
The award was to honor his invaluable contribution to
the hospitality sector and exemplary leadership over the years. Mr. Dilip Puri has
now forayed into Higher education and is in the process of establishing the
Indian School of Hospitality in Gurgaon.
Puri said, “I am delighted and
honored on being inducted into the Hall of Fame. This recognition is very
special and I would like to thank the entire hospitality industry for their
support and encouragement over the last 30 plus years.”
With over three decades of experience in the
hospitality industry, Mr. Puri has worked in leadership roles with major
hospitality brands including Oberoi,
Taj, IHG and Starwood in
India and internationally. Hotelier India Awards recognizes and rewards the
achievements of the country's best talent in the hospitality industry. These
Awards acknowledge the efforts of hospitality professionals from different
departments – across brands, across hotel categories and across regions – who
have worked unstintingly to contribute to their property’s success.