Eagle Beach — Associates and members of management got together for lunch at the resort welcoming all Associate of the Month nominees and Supervisor of the Month nominees, as well as the two teams competing for the Team of the Second Quarter, 2013, title.
Director of Food & Beverage Pierre Kock was the master of ceremonies as he introduced the nominees together with their departments heads, taking time to acknowledge their hard work and selfless dedication.
As Associates of the Month for April, May and June, Juanica Vizcaino, Housekeeping, Diahaira Vrolijk & Nathalie Wouters, Owners Services Department, outshone all others and showed considerable leadership and total ownership of all situations coming their way. Also nominated for the month of April, Ursulita Mitchell, PBX and Eleucadia Croes, Kitchen. For May, Nick Heyden, Front Office and Maritza Nuñez, Housekeeping, were the runner-ups and for June Tomas Nalumen, Recreations, Natasha Abreaham, Housekeeping, Edison Lovell, Bell Services and Angelo Brooks, Kitchen, were also nominated for their professional conduct and on-time delivery.
As Supervisor of the Quarter Ninfa Jaranilla, of Security, received a personal endorsement from General Manager Joe Najjar, while John Lopez, Bell Services, became the runner up. Winning the Team of the Second quarter 2013 award, the maintenance crew of Nicolas and Hilario, who collaborated on a school project, as community service. The hard working Recreations Team was the runner-up.
The resort also celebrated the 5th, 15th & 20th anniversary of special associates during the second quarter. They were Reinhard Solognier, Engineering, Ursulita Mitchell, PBX, Naisa Nurse, Recreations, & Alexandra Werleman, who completed 5 years at the resort.
Martha (Clara) Acevedo, Housekeeping, and Gigi Mabalay, Front Office, celebrated 15 and 20 years respectively.
All staff members attending the festivities enjoyed an excellent lunch buffet offered by the Food, Beverage and Kitchen teams, which was enjoyed by all, for excellent variety and delicious taste.
The winners of Associate of the Month and the winner of Supervisor of the Second Quarter 2013, received an engraved plaque, a dinner for four invitation at the Islander Grill, 100 stars and $100 in cash, while runner-ups receive a certificate and 25 stars. The Winner of the Team of the Second quarter received a beautiful certificate and 50 stars each.