Meet our TAA(Vic) Revenue Management Employee Finalist, Chris Barroga!

 

Specifically targeting the accommodation sector, the TAA(Vic) Accommodation Awards for Excellence are highly respected and prestigious awards for the hotel industry. We are proud to announce that ibis Styles Melbourne, The Victoria Hotel is a finalist in four categories, including:

  • Mid-Range Accommodation Hotel of the Year
  • Revenue Management Employee of the Year
  • Best Environmental and Energy Efficient Practice
  • Excellence in Innovation

Winners will be announced on June 15th 2016!

In the meantime, the Sales and Marketing Department has caught up with the Revenue Management Employee Finalist, Chris Barroga

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Q: How long have you worked at ibis Styles Melbourne, The Victoria Hotel?
A: I have worked in different departments throughout the hotel since 2000.

Q: How long have you been in your current position and what do you enjoy most about it?
A: I have been the Revenue Manager at the hotel for the past four years. I enjoy challenging myself every day to achieve and exceed KPIs.

Q: Where do you see yourself in five years?
A: In five years I see myself developing further and becoming a Regional Revenue Manager for Victoria

Q: What is your favourite motivational quote?
A: ‘Excellence is never an accident. It is the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, skilful execution and the vision to see obstacles as opportunities’

Q: What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
A: I always look forward to the weekends and spending quality time with family and friends.
I also love fishing…. if I can catch something.

 

Keep up to date with our hotel on our Facebook page for the 2016 TAA Tourism Accommodation Awards announcement on the 15th!