PRESS RELEASE BY ALOFT HOTEL
KUALA LUMPUR, 10 JANUARY 2013 – Aloft Hotels, the “Style at a Steal” brand by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), will debut soon in Kuala Lumpur, when the Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral opens its doors on 22 March 2013.
Pioneering initiatives in pop culture, design, and technology have positioned Aloft as a must-have brand for the next generation of travellers. Aloft hotels have reported consistently high guest satisfaction scores since launch, reflecting the success of its modern, and vibrant design at an affordable price point.
As part of the pre-opening preparations of the 482-room Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, a mass talent acquisition audition will be held at an out-of-the-box venue, The Butter Factory Kuala Lumpur. Giving its future talents a taste of the modern design, meet, mix and mingle concept of Aloft hotels, this unique talent audition will be the first of its kind in Kuala Lumpur.
The audition will take place on 14 and 15 January 2013, from 12pm to 9pm at The Butter Factory Kuala Lumpur. Some of the vacancies to look out for are:
money, money, money (finance)
- re:fresh (housekeeping)
- can fix it (engineering)
- meet, mix and mingle (bars & food)
- aloha desk (front office)
- be safe and secure (safety and security)
- tactic (banquets)
- sassy stay (reservations)
- look what’s cooking (culinary)
- anytime, anywhere (bellman, concierge, operator)
- sales, sales, sales (catering sales)
Candidates will undergo a series of engagement sessions and behavioral interviews designed to ensure that the selected candidates are aligned with the brand’s values.
Each candidate that makes the shortlist will be given a “I make the a-list ticket”, which will provide exclusive access to an after-party hosted by the Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral team, at The Butter Factory on 15 January 2013, from 10pm to 12 midnight.
“Our hotel is searching for individuals with a unique and vibrant personality that will complement the brand’s sassy ambience and buzzing social scene. We hope that this fresh approach to hiring will allow us to find talents who can deliver, delight and engage our guests”, says Paolo Campillo, General Manager of Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral.
Interested candidates should attend the audition with their latest updated resume, a recent portrait shot and be dressed in trendy and stylish attire that exudes Aloft’s passion for music, design and technology.