Decotel ambassador Liz Smith-Mills FIH MBICSc was one of the 70 industry experts called to select the nominees for this year's Hotel Cateys. After an intense two days the 250 nominees were whittled down to fill the 17 categories.
With over 35 years experience as a housekeeper, trainer and consultant with prestigious hotel groups at home and abroad, Liz was focused on the Housekeeper of the Year category, which she herself was awarded in 1991. The nominees for 2019 are:
- Tzveta Ivanova, Milestone Hotel & Residences, London
- Adriana Milea, the Ritz London
- KK Prabakaran, Dukes London
- Laura Stimbiriene, Holiday Inn Winchester
- Rosanna Tripaldi, the Soho hotel, London
- Lisa Williams, St Pancras Renaissance hotel, London
We wish everyone the best of luck, you are all the best of the best!
The winners will be annouced on 22 November at London’s Park Plaza Westminster Bridge hotel. It's always quite an event.