Seven Industry Awards for the Aurora Hotel Collection
Aurora Hotel Collection Takes Home Haul From Scottish Hotel Awards
22 May 2012: The luxury Aurora Hotel Collection scooped six accolades at the Scottish Hotel Awards while Founder & Chief Executive of the group, Steven McLeod, received special recognition when he was honoured as ‘Scottish Hotelier of the Year’ at the prestigious awards ceremony which was held at the Thistle Hotel in Glasgow last Sunday.
His Aurora Hotel Collection collected the ‘Marketing Award’ and a ‘Design Gold Medal’ for the Coach House at Glenbervie, near Falkirk, while the Cairn Lodge & Hotel in Auchterarder, the latest addition to the group which opened only last month, scooped three coveted awards as ‘Scotland’s Sexiest Hotel’, ‘Rising Star Luxury Hotel’ and ‘The Scottish Hotel Design Award’. In addition, Group Executive Chef Linsey Scott was recognised and was one of only four to receive a ‘Hotel Executive Chef Médaille d’Or’.
Commenting on the awards, Steven McLeod, Founder & Chief Executive of the Aurora Hotel Collection said “I’m delighted that the group has received recognition at these prestigious national awards. It’s testament to the hard work and commitment of my team and I’m very proud of them.
“Naturally I’m very proud to have been honoured by my peers and to have won Scottish Hotelier of the Year, but this award is not a reflection of my hard work alone. I have recruited a great team of professionals who have both the experience and enthusiasm to deliver unrivalled service and quality to our guests. This has played a huge part in my success and I couldn’t do it without them.”
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