The event unfolded in the Grand Caribbean Ballroom and featured a delicious catered lunch. General Manager Rob Smith and Director of Human Resources Glenn Farro conducted the award ceremony calling colleagues on stage to receive their awards as well as public recognition.
The nominations, by department heads, recounted stories of dedication and commitment: covering for colleagues on vacation, working double shifts, handling guests’ wishes and concerns, and in general raising the bar on service-excellence at the resort.
Among those nominated Juliana Rasmijn, Eugenille Perez, Marilu Erasmus, Jhon Villar Polo, Stephanie Tromp, Mathilde Clement, Teresa Delgado, Lucio Croes, Grace Chan, Theo Ruiz, Marvinia Richardson & Gerson Alcocer.
The winners, Aura Reed for April, Edwin Tromp for May, and Fernanda Pierre for June demonstrated their value as team players, outshining their peers with their performance during the second quarter of the year.
During lunch, the resort also acknowledged colleagues with long term careers celebrating their first, third, fifth, tenth, fifteenth and twentieth anniversary at the Radisson.
Celebrating a decade, Victor Hernandez, Audrey Sinclair, Lourdes Ridderstaat, Winnie Mabalay, George Lopez, Armando Boekhoudt and Cesar Saldivar; completing fifteen years Milaine Jourdain, Jeanine Poulard & Helene Ruiz, and receiving accolades for giving twenty years to the resort, and to the Housekeeping Department, Sandra Gonzalez, who is a star Sr Room Attendant.