22 March 2019

Receptionist Finalists 2019

Thank you to all those that took part in the assessment day. Another fun day and a challenge as always for the judges.

These are the finalists across the individual categories. Each finalist will receive ONE ticket for the Gala Dinner and Awards in the Hilton Templepatrick on Thursday 2nd May 2019.

Additional places at £55 inc VAT each can be booked by using this online form: https://nihf.formstack.com/forms/receptionist_dinner or by contacting the Federation on 028 9077 6635 or by emailing [email protected]. The Gala Dinner is a black tie event.

Individual finalists are called for a further interview on Wednesday 3rd April in the Wellington Park Hotel. Please note the interview times below and ensure you arrive on the first floor of the hotel about 10 minutes before your allocated time. Please wear your normal uniform. No other preparation is required.

Most Promising Hotel Receptionist of the Year

Chloe CampbellFitzwilliam Hotel Belfast09.30
Donna StaffordIbis Belfast Queen’s Quarter09.50
David GoodwinTitanic Hotel Belfast10.10
Caolan LambertonDa Vinci’s Hotel10.30
April ColquhounMaldron Hotel Derry10.50
Matthew CasementSlieve Donard Resort & Spa11.10

Hotel Receptionist of the Year

Alice SwanCrowne Plaza Belfast09.30
Sammy BulgatzGrand Central Belfast09.50
Rose McCoubrieGalgorm Resort & Spa10.10
Micheal FarrellBishop’s Gate Hotel10.30
Rebecca WilsonCity Hotel Derry10.50
Emer GallagherShipquay Boutique Hotel11.10
Hannagh FeeCorick House Hotel & Spa11.30
Elizabeth FoxMarine Hotel Ballycastle11.50

Hotel Reception of the Year

The finalists in this category are as follows:

Belfast Loughshore Hotel
Belmore Court & Motel
Bishops’s Gate Hotel
Causeway Hotel
Marine Hotel Ballycastle
Slieve Donard Resort & Spa
Tara Lodge

The Hotel Receptionist of the Year is supported by Tourism Northern Ireland, Net Affinity, Insight6, Right Revenue and Life: One Great Adventure.

For those receptionists seeking accommodation in Templepatrick we have secured a special rate as follows (subject to availability):

Hilton Templepatrick – £95 Twin B&B, £155 Family B&B (3-4 adults) – book online via this LINK or call 028 9443 5500 Mon-Fri, 9-5.


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