As the Czech Republic continues to battle with the Covid-19 pandemic, with hotels remaining closed and restaurants only keeping afloat through offering a takeaway service, I thought it would be interesting to talk to one of our Synergy Hotel Consultants’ partners, Alex Raiman, to see how he is getting on and how he sees theContinue reading “An Interview with Alex Raiman”
Tomas Laboutka Entrepreneur | Business Builder | Leap by McKinsey I’m very excited about the latest episode of our McKinsey & Company podcast #TheVenture.
Despite most of us feeling as if there is nowhere in the world that isn’t suffering from the Covid Pandemic, and that no-one is feeling the pain more than those in the hospitality industry, there are, surprisingly, a few places and hotels that are relatively unaffected. One destination, in particular, is proving very popular atContinue reading “Hospitality in Crisis (V) – The Zuri Zanzibar”
Ever since its Velvet Revolution in 1989, the Czech Republic (or Czechoslovakia as it was then), and particularly Prague, has been a ‘must be’ place for most of the biggest hotel brands, and the number of major players has been increasing consistently for the last thirty years. At the last count, there were nearly 50Continue reading “Hospitality in Crisis (IV) – Jan Adamek, JAN Hospitality”
PRAGUE CONGRESS CENTRE The Prague Congress Centre (‚PCC‘), or, as it was originally called, the ‚Palace of Culture‘, is one of the best-known large-scale congress venues in Europe. Originally built in 1981 by the old regime, and used for huge ‚Communist party gatherings‘, once the country opened up, the building remained as an icon ofContinue reading “Hospitality in Crisis (III)”
PRAGUE MARRIOTT HOTEL I have had a very long relationship with the Marriott Hotel in Prague, from when it first opened and I kept my car in its carpark, to the many different client events that my agency organised in its conference centre or I attended, to some of the best Sunday brunches ever inContinue reading “Hospitality in Crisis! (II)”
With the Covid-19 pandemic causing havoc all over the world, and the hospitality industry and those associated with it being particularly hard hit, I thought I would talk to some of my favourite hotels and restaurants to see how they are coping (if they are), find out what sort of marketing tips and tricks theyContinue reading “Hospitality in Crisis!”