Omar & Elizair earn top distinctions for November and December

Star Team 09 (4)A recent lunch party at the Sunset Grille Restaurant revealed the two last winners for 2009, Omar Castaneda, Housekeeping, and Elizair Pourier, Bellstand.

The two Star Team members were announced by the department of human resources and publicly praised for their stellar performances.

Omar, said Executive Housekeeper Bibi Rampersaud, juggles an array of responsibilities at his department, and also pitches in at other departments when asked. In possession of a perfect attendance record, Omar is the resort’s carpet expert, dedicating much time to guest-rooms and public spaces, and cooperating nicely with other staff members. Appreciated for his team play and his ever-readiness, Omar won top honors for November.

Elizair shoulders the responsibility of making his peer and his guests laugh, said Catering and Conference Services Manager, Tasha Agana. As one of the first faces met by resort guests at the lobby entrance Elizair delivers warm welcomes and in-depth knowledge of ‘what to do and where to go,’ which he willingly shares. Appreciated for his sense of humor and dedication to guest service, Elizair won top honors for December.

Other nominees included Dolph Paesch, Larimar Spa, Marino Garcia, Pool & Beach, Vicky Rafael, Accounting, for November; and Miguel Giraldo, Stewarding, Winnie Mabalay, Beverage, Gerson Alcocer, Kitchen and Helene Ruiz, Accounting, for December.