Newsletter – December 2022March 9, 2023
Atelier de CoutureMarch 17, 2023
B&B Hotels and Wings of Change Partnership to Empower Students in Hospitality and Tourism
B&B Hotels, one of the largest hotel chains in Europe, has partnered with Wings of Change to provide practical training sessions to underprivileged students in hospitality and tourism in Nosy Be Madagascar. This partnership is part of B&B Hotels' Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, which aims to support education and give back to the community.
Wings of Change is a non-profit organization that provides education and training to students from financially challenged families. Through this partnership, B&B Hotels will share its knowledge and expertise with Wings of Change students, helping them develop practical skills that they can use in their future careers.
B&B Hotels The partnership kicked off on February 27, 2023, when B&B Hotels - France Directeur Général, Vincent Quendalle gave his keynote speech and met with the students and shared his insights on the hospitality industry. He emphasized the importance of education and training in the industry, saying, "At B&B Hotels, we believe that education is the key to success, and we are committed to sharing our knowledge and expertise with the next generation of hospitality professionals.“
On February 28, 2023, Max Luscher, the CEO of B&B Hotels Central & Northern Europe, gave a session and shared his insights and experience in the hospitality industry, discussing the challenges and opportunities in the field. He emphasized the importance of passion, dedication, and hard work.
Following Luscher's session, B&B Hotels team Karsten Haendly and Nikol Krzelj led a Class Session on March 3, 2023, where they provided practical advice to the students on customer service and the need for innovation in the industry.
The students were amazed by the knowledge and expertise shared by Karsten and Nikol, and expressed their desire to learn more from them.
In response to the students' enthusiasm, B&B Hotels has announced that its higher management is aligned to give more zoom sessions to Wings of Change students. This initiative is a testament to B&B Hotels' commitment to education and social responsibility.
Through this partnership, B&B Hotels is helping to create a brighter future for underprivileged students in the hospitality industry. By sharing their knowledge and expertise, they are empowering the next generation of hospitality professionals to excel in their careers and make a positive impact on their communities.
In conclusion, the partnership between B&B Hotels and Wings of Change is an excellent example of how the private sector can support education and give back to the community. By providing practical training sessions to underprivileged students, B&B Hotels chain is helping to create a more inclusive and sustainable future for the hospitality industry.