Marriott Marquis City Center Doha wins five company awards

Qatari hotel wins five accolades from parent operator Marriott International in Dubai

Andreas Wissdorf with senior Marriott International personnel.
Andreas Wissdorf with senior Marriott International personnel.

The Marquis City Center Doha Hotel was recognised by Marriott International with five awards for outstanding leadership and team performance in 2016 including Spa Leader of the Year, Director of Events of the Year, Chef of the Year and Marketing Team of the year for the Middle East and Africa Region.

Andreas Wissdorf was adjudged ‘General Manager of the Year’ for the Middle East and Africa region in 2016 during the Middle East & Africa General Manager’s Conference in Dubai in April 2017.

With over 20 years of hospitality experience within Marriott International, Wissdorf brings an exceptionally high level of personal commitment to his team and motivates them to lead and to achieve outstanding results within their individual departments. Under his stewardship the hotel enjoyed a successful year in a competitive market in 2016.

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Market supply increased by 8.7% year over year in Qatar, but the Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel managed to increase its market share by 3.2% year over year.  Additionally throughout 2016, the hotel was awarded eight prestigious regional titles in the food and beverage and the culinary segment.

“I am very fortunate and proud to be working with an exceptional team, that drives performance and demonstrates an incredible passion for delivering memorable guest experiences,” Wissdorf said.

“Only through their commitment, their loyalty and their expertise in their respective disciplines, we can be successful and excel in exceeding expectations. The excellent achievements of the hotel in this dynamic market also reflect the success of our owning company Al Rayyan Tourism and Investment Company (ARTIC).

Through their vision and their support we are able to consistently provide the highest quality products and services to our customers. With teamwork and perseverance we continue to deliver strong business results as we maintain the focus on guest and associate satisfaction for the years to come,” Wissdorf added.

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