Midlands, Wales & SW Region October Meeting Review - UK Housekeepers Association

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Midlands, Wales & SW Region October Meeting Review

Midlands, Wales & SW Region October Meeting Review

    The newly refurbished Hyatt Regency Birmingham was the venue for our Midlands October meeting.

    Our host was Housekeeping Manager James Paxton, who has recently become a member. Also new members -  Mike Osiadacz, Matrix Cleaning; James Mottram, Hanford Court; Kelly Louise Smith & Bernadette McDermott, 3ees; Nichola Cariss, Eaton Manor Country Estate.

    On arrival we had a chance to network before sitting down to a delicious buffet  of tasty and interesting dishes, sponsored by Diversey, and wine sponsored by Vision Support Services.

    Delia Cannings welcomed everyone to the meeting, and thanked the many members for their attendance. She also mentioned the 2017 Annual Summer Ball being held at Coombe Abbey, and our exciting plans for the evening. Click here to view details and to download your booking form

    There were fliers available to promote new Housekeeping members, for suppliers to take when they visit hotels. Click here to download yours.

    Jacqui Hurst, Vision Support Services/Lissadell Liddell, introduced Victor Teddy Bear and the competition that they are running, to take Victor with you and take a photograph, with a chance to win £500 meal voucher for your team. All housekeepers at the meeting were given a Victor Teddy Bear, along with their 2017 diary. For more information click here and get your own Victor Teddy Bear.

    Ben Correia and Miguel Nunes, Diversey, gave a presentation of their new toiletry range – the Lape collection. Having listened to what their customers want they have produced a new complete system for washroom skin care, a brand that combines safer skin care, sustainable care and social responsibility. Visit www.lapecollection.com for more information.

    They also mentioned the High 5 Problem Solver list, which includes Air Freshener/Deodoriser for use with vacuum cleaners. Ben demonstrated the Ensign Evo300, and how efficient it is. For information on any of the products  presented please contact Miguel Nunes miguel.nunes@sealedair.com or Ben Correia ben.correia@sealedair.com or click to visit the website.

    The raffle took place, thank you to everyone who brought a prize, of which there were many!

    We had an opportunity to have a show round of some of the refurbished rooms, by James Paxton, including a penthouse suite, which has amazing views of Birmingham, the rooms were very impressive. Thank you James. Visit the Hyatt Regency Birmingham website.



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