Kris Fade Wins Entrepreneur of the Year Gold Award 2022

  • Publish date: Thursday، 17 November 2022
Kris Fade Wins Entrepreneur of the Year Gold Award 2022

Winners in all categories of the MEA Hospitality Excellence Awards 2022 were announced on November 17, 2022 and Dubai's favorite radio host Kris Fade won the Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 gold award.

The list of winners for this year's MEA Hospitality Excellence Awards, 2022 are:



Hospitality Excellence:- Hospitality Leader of the Year

Gold Mark Kirby, COO- Emaar Hospitality Group
Gold  Alexander Suski, CEO, Terra Sol Hospitality Dubai
Gold Sandeep Walia, COO, Middle East at Marriott International

Hospitality Excellence:- Arab Hospitality Leader of the Year

Gold Mohamed Awadalla, CEO, TIME Hotels
Gold  Hazza Zaal Zaal , COO at Al Barari Firm Management LLC, Dubai
Gold Hosni A.Hadi, CEO & Group MD, Carlton Hotels & Suites

Hospitality Excellence:- Entrepreneur of the Year

Gold Kris Fade, Founder, Fade Fit
Gold Naim Maadad, Founder and CEO, Gates Hospitality
Gold Sunjeh Raja, Founder & CEO, ICCA Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- General Manager of the Year

Gold Ranjit Phillipose, General Manager & Area Director, Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Dubai
Gold Khaled Saab, GM, Residence Inn by Marriott Sheikh Zayed Road
Gold  Gurnoor Bindra, GM, Sheraton Mall of the Emirates Hotel, Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Hidden Gem of the Year

Silver  Pramod Madathil, Cluster Transport Manager, Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche
Gold  Julie Ann Tabio, Kitchen Coordinator, Dusit Thani Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- CSR Champion of the Year

Silver Abdennasser Ayad, Government Relations Officer, Four Points by Sheraton Sharjah
Gold  Nadeem Saleem, Cluster Asst. Ex. Housekeeper, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel/Coral Beach Resort Sharjah

Hospitality Excellence:- Food and Beverage Service

Silver Inba Rajan, Restaurant Manager, Zero Gravity Dubai
Gold  Mahendra Singh Marwal, Outlet Manager, Mercure Gold Hotel Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Health/Safety Champion of the Year

Silver  Eliud James Opalla, Producer Security, Paramount Hotel Dubai
Gold Abdo Badra, Ex. Sous Chef, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel

Hospitality Excellence:- Guest Services

Silver Laila Bannane, Director of Residences Operations, Address Dubai Mall
Gold  Raja Tahir, Concierge Agent, The Retreat Palm Dubai MGallery by Sofitel

Hospitality Excellence:- Housekeeping

Silver  Sumit Shah, Executive Housekeeper, Dukes The Palm, a Royal Hideaway Hotel
Gold Sevgi Ozden, Executive Housekeeper, Rixos Premium Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Human Resources/Training

Silver  Mohsen Taher Ali Aldhafer, HR Director, Central Hotels UAE
Gold  Paarth Mathur, Cluster Director of HR, Wyndham Dubai Deira Cluster

Hospitality Excellence:- Front Office

Silver  Ahmed Hashem, Front Office Manager, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel
Gold  Rana Raheel, Asst.Front Office Manager, C Central Resort The Palm Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Engineering

Silver  Sinan Alaboudi, Chief Engineer, Hilton Salwa Beach Resort, Qatar
Gold  Sachin Kamat, Director of Engineering, Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights

Hospitality Excellence:- IT

Silver  Nasif Latheef, Cluster IT Manager, Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road
Gold Arjun KC, IT Manager, Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Admin and Secretary

Silver  Ligaya Micosa, Executive Assistant to GM, Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
Gold Crissy Dee, PA to GM, Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Downtown Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Spa and Fitness

Silver Mega Silvia, Spa and Fitness Assistant Manager for Address Fountain Views
Gold  Gladys Day Saballegue Robas, Spa Producer, Paramount Hotel Midtown

Hospitality Excellence:- Sales and Marketing/ PR

Silver  Mouna Ouni, Director of Marketing & Communications, Mövenpick Grand Al Bustan Dubai
Gold  Jan Siddiqi, Cluster Director of Sales, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel & Coral Beach Resort Sharjah

Hospitality Excellence:- Accounts and Finance

Silver Warlito Cruz, Finance Manager, Zero Gravity Dubai
Gold Ajai Nair, Cluster Director of Finance, Aloft Palm Jumeirah and Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort

Hospitality Excellence:- Culinary/Kitchen

Silver  Dwarika Bhatt, Executive Chef, Zero Gravity Dubai
Gold Armando Aristaco, Executive Chef, Address Dubai Mall / Address Boulevard

Hospitality Excellence:- Purchase

Silver  Amar Sadhasankar, Cluster Purchase Manager, Signature Hotels Dubai
Gold  Nikhil Radhakrishnan, Assistant Purchasing Manager, Ramada Hotel & Suites by Wyndham , Dubai , JBR

Hospitality Excellence:- Food/Travel Blogger of the Year

Silver  Shahira Palliyan,  
Gold Em Serrano

Hospitality Excellence:- Young Chef of the Year (Under 28 years)

Silver  Shiba Lal Kunwar, CDP, C Central Resort The Palm Dubai
Gold  Rashmi Sathsara, Commis Chef, Armani Hotel Dubai

Hospitality Excellence:- Revenue Champion of the Year

Silver  Valentin Crepieux, Cluster Director of Revenue, Swissotel Al Murooj Dubai & Movenpick Grand Al Bustan Dubai
Gold  Himanshu Joshi, Cluster Revenue Manager, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel & Coral Beach Resort Sharjah

Hospitality Excellence:- Events/Banquets Person of the Year

Silver Ingrid Keisler,Assistant Director Lifestyle Events, Address Sky View Dubai
Gold Marilou Yumul, Lifestyle Events Manager, Arabian Ranches Golf Club Dubai
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