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Park Plaza hotels win two awards at Morris Golden Keys Concierge Awards 2012

25 October 2012 by
Park Plaza hotels win two awards at Morris Golden Keys Concierge Awards 2012

Park Plaza hotels have triumphed at the Morris Golden Keys Concierge Awards 2012, with accolades being presented to two of their key members of staff.

The Society of the Golden Keys Service Through Friendship award was presented to Andrew Wright of the Park Plaza County Hall London, while the Concierge of the Year London award went to David Haines of the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London.

Now in their seventh year, the annual awards were presented in conjunction with the concierges' professional body, the Society of the Golden Keys of Great Britain and the Commonwealth, at a reception at the Banqueting House in Whitehall.

Each winner received a unique glass trophy, created by Peter Layton at London Glassblowing.

The full list of winners were:

THE SOCIETY OF THE GOLDEN KEYS SERVICE THROUGH FRIENDSHIP AWARD

Shortlist Nominees

Ward Giroux The Kensington Hotel

Tony Matarazzo Hilton London Metropole

Andrew Wright Park Plaza County Hall London

Winner

Andrew Wright

CONCIERGE OF THE YEAR REGIONAL MEMBER AWARD

Shortlist Nominees

Matthew Cook Radisson Blu London Stansted Airport

David Golley Macdonald Bear Hotel

Chris Main Seaham Hall Hotel & Serenity Spa

Winner

David Golley

CONCIERGE OF THE YEAR LONDON MEMBER

Shortlist Nominees

Richard Jenkins The Cavendish Hotel

David Haines Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London

Ward Giroux The Kensington Hotel

Winner

David Haines

THE SOCIETY OF THE GOLDEN KEYS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Shortlist Nominees

Trevor Colrein Radisson Blu Portman Hotel

Harry Miles London Marriott Grosvenor Square

Guido Staiano InterContinental London Park Lane

Winner

Guido Staiano

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By Janet Harmer

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