ITC Hotels elevates Atul Bhalla as Area Manager for hotels in West & East Region, India
In the new role, Atul would oversee operational excellence of thirteen lifestyle and luxury brands of ITC Hotels along with other upcoming projects in Western & Eastern India. June 22nd , Mumbai, Maharashtra- In the recent
In the new role, Atul would oversee operational excellence of thirteen lifestyle and luxury brands of ITC Hotels along with other upcoming projects in Western & Eastern India.
June 22nd , Mumbai, Maharashtra- In the recent career advancement Atul Bhalla is promoted to the Area Manager for ITC Hotels in West & East India.
As a key member of ITC Hotels’ leadership think tank, Atul will be based in Mumbai as the General Manager, ITC Maratha and will oversee operational excellence for group’s portfolio in Eastern & Western India with thirteen operating hotels under ITC Luxury Collection and WelcomHotel; and upcoming lifestyle hotel brands in the region.
Atul will be responsible for creating and executing a strategic road map working with the hotel General Managers to drive stakeholders’ value and establish brand equity via culture agility, service quality and guest satisfaction, customer acquisition and associates retention.
Atul has over 28 years of hospitality experience and is a 24-year veteran with ITC Hotels; his journey with the group started in 1998 at ITC Kakatiya, Hyderabad and since then, he has held Senior Management positions across various ITC Hotels in Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai.
Some of the noteworthy achievements of his tenure includes a successful launch of ITC Royal Bengal, 14th luxury hotel of ITC in India and metamorphosing the largest complex operation with ITC Sonar. Atul also played an integral part of the pre-opening ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, two of ITC Hotels’ biggest and grandest properties for the group.
Having received many accolades in his journey as a hospitality professional, Atul likes to share his learnings with the team.
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With the enduring Namaste as the symbol of its brand experience, ITC Hotels is one of India’s leading luxury hotel chains offering comprehensive hospitality solutions through more than 100 hotels in over 70 destinations in the country. Embodying ‘Responsible Luxury’ as its guiding premise, ITC’s hotels integrates India’s fine tradition of hospitality with globally benchmarked services to reflect the culture and ethos of each destination, through a
collection of hotels. The brand features opulent accommodations, state-of-the-art business facilities, renowned signature cuisine and award-winning wellness experiences. ITC’s hotel group operates under six distinct brands; ‘ITC Hotel’ at the Luxury end, ‘Welcomhotel’ in the 5-star segment, ‘Fortune’ in the mid-market to upscale segment and ‘WelcomHeritage’ in the heritage leisure segment. Brand Mementos in the Luxury segment and brand Storii in the premium segment are the latest addition to the ITC Hotels portfolio. Each ITC luxury hotel is certified with a *LEED® Platinum rating for its endeavours towards green building, using processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient. *LEED® – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.