Weather
Monaco, MC
broken clouds
9.6 ° C
11 °
7.8 °
76%
3.6kmh
75%
Sat
14 °
Sun
12 °
Mon
12 °
Tue
12 °
Wed
13 °
Breaking News

Alain Ducasse’s restaurant Louis XV honoured for delivering the “perfect dining experience”

“Human touch” wins Golden Keys for Fairmont concierges

“Human touch” wins Golden Keys for Fairmont concierges

By Staff Writer - April 27, 2017

Photo: Facebook Les Clefs d'Or
Photo: Facebook Les Clefs d’Or

During the 65th anniversary of the prestigious Association of Clefs d’Or, which took place at the restaurant La Petite Maison in Nice, seven new concierges received this important distinction. Among them, two concierges of the Fairmont Monte Carlo Hotel were recognised for their excellent knowledge of the country and great passion for their profession and sense of service.

The Farirmont’s Mathieu Adelaide, sponsored by the Clef d’Or Cafiero Canestrelli (Hôtel de Paris) and Rino Alzetta (Fairmont MC,) and Aurélien Cathagne, as sponsored by the Clef d’Or Felipe Rodrigues (Negresco) and Stéphane Bellon (Fairmont MC), both received the crossed gold keys lapel pin.

The Association of Clefs d’Or was born in Paris in 1929. The National Union of Hotel Concierges comprised nine countries – France, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

Today, represented by about 3,400 members in more than 50 countries, Les Clefs d’Or is a privileged club always ready to recognise a new trend and the different needs of each nationality of tourists.

As the President of Les Clefs d’Or France, Thierry Revel, said, “Despite the evolution of new technologies that regularly change the habits of the Hotel Concierge profession, nothing can replace knowledge, responsiveness, availability and above all human contact, which is our great strength.”

READ ALSO

Nikki Beach is back at Fairmont Monte Carlo

READ ALSO

Italian evening at the Fairmont

shares
SHARE
Previous articleBosnia and Herzegovina showcased at Automobile Club
Next articleOutward Bound teens bowl with Monaco champions

daily

November 11, 2019 | Business & Finance

Hiroshima survivor shares story with Monaco

Stephanie Horsman

A rare survivor of the nuclear blast that effectively ended World War II in the Pacific has spoken to a group of mesmerised students and staff members at Lycée Albert I. Organised by the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), The high school’s history and geography class were told the incredible and sad true […]

0
October 23, 2019 | Business & Finance

October is breast cancer awareness month

Stephanie Horsman

October has come to be known as ‘Pink October’ and many Monegasque organisations, as well as the government, are supporting the cause. Roughly two million women were diagnosed with breast cancer last year worldwide and of those an estimated 627,000 will die from the disease. That comes out to 15% of all cancer deaths for […]

0
October 22, 2019 | Business & Finance

Monaco Embassies in USA and Canada meet in Seattle

Cassandra Tanti

A joint meeting was held last week between the Monegasque Ambassador to the US and Honorary Consuls from nine major North American cities to discuss collaborative efforts for the next calendar year. Considered one of America’s greenest cities, Seattle was the setting for the confluence and attracted the Monaco representatives for its achievements regarding environmental […]

0
October 22, 2019 | Business & Finance

Tribute to Princess Grace

Cassandra Tanti

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA will be paying tribute to their namesake, Princess Grace of Monaco, during a special fundraising gala this November. The celebration will mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of the Hollywood icon and beloved Princess of Monaco. Known throughout the world as a humanitarian, philanthropist, and artist, Princess Grace was committed to […]

0