Vikas Sharma Appointed General Manager Of Hilton Bangalore Residences

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February 13, 2014

BANGALORE, India - Hilton Bangalore Residences today announced the appointment of Vikas Sharma as General Manager. Scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2014, Hilton Bangalore Residences is located in the Embassy Golf Links Business Park, the hub of several Fortune 500 companies, at the intersection of Indiranagar and Koramangala, and within a 25-minute drive of M.G. Road and Sarjapur Outer Ring Road.

Sharma, appointed as pre-opening general manager for Hilton Bangalore Residences in December 2012, brings over two decades of experience in the hospitality industry. In his former role at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., Sharma was the general manager for Aloft, Bangalore. Prior to joining Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., he was the general manager for The Chancery Pavilion, Bangalore. Previously, Sharma held several positions in Food and Beverage operations with Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces in Mumbai and Bentota, Sri Lanka. He also served as the director, Food & Beverage, for InterContinental, New Delhi, and was part of the pre-opening team at the Radisson Hotel, New Delhi.

Sharma has the distinction of being awarded the "The Best Hotelier" in 2010 in the National Tourism Awards, and ranked among the 'Top Twelve Hoteliers in India' in 2009 in the Safari India National Awards. He was also nominated in the 'General Manager of the Year' category of the Hotelier India Awards 2009.

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About Hilton Bangalore Residences
Hilton Bangalore Residences
is located within the Embassy Golf Links Business Park, the hub of several Fortune 500 companies, and a 20-minute drive from Indiranagar, Koramangala and M.G. Road, the commercial nerve centres of the city that offer the best in shopping, entertainment and dining. An excellent location, personalised service, a selection of spacious studios and suites with distinct living, dining and work areas and kitchenettes that are purpose-built to meet every guest's needs complemented by a range of state-of-the-art business and leisure facilities, the assurance of quality and efficiency that brand Hilton offers and benefits of the Hilton HHonors programme, make Hilton Bangalore Residences the hotel of choice for transient business travellers as well as long stay guests. 

Contact

Pallavi Walia
Perfect Relations
+91 973 1877 557
pwalia@perfectrelations.com

Upasna Madan
Hilton Bangalore Embassy GolfLinks
+91 6679 9999
upasna.madan@hilton.com

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