Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan has time and again proven its leadership not only by its world class hospitality but also through its focus on developing and enhancing the community around it and overall wellness. Recently, on 09/03/2017, it was honored with the prestigious Debbie Marriott Harrison TakeCare Award of Excellence for demonstrating significant achievements in creating a culture of wellbeing for the associates.
Debbie Marriott Harrison TakeCare Award of Excellence, launched in 2016, this award recognizes a managed property, department or above-property team for demonstrating significant achievements in creating a culture of health and wellbeing. The Debbie Marriott Harrison award showcases the honoree’s commitment to associate wellbeing, happiness and the core value of Putting People First.
Embracing what makes each of us unique as well as providing opportunity for personal fulfilment and growth is all part of the Putting People First culture.
At work, happiness is about being healthy and excited about your future and being part of a team with a true sense of purpose. When they feel good about themselves, they are engaged with their co-workers and have pride in the company, they’re inspired to also create great experiences for their customers and to serve the communities.
“Putting People First is a core value we live by and to put this into action we embraced the ‘Take Care’ program as a mindset vs. an initiative. Today we are proud that we have been and will continue to focus on the overall wellness and wellbeing of my team at Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan”, Nasir Shaikh, General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan.
Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan is the only hotel in India who won this award out of 87 odd hotels in India and about 4,000 hotels worldwide. In line with the ‘TakeCare’ initiative by Marriott International that focuses on the wellbeing of its associates; be it physical, career, financial or emotional, Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan has offered a healthy and secure future to all its associates, so they can Go.Be.Happy.
Nothing could be truer than company founder J. Willard Marriott’s adage, “if you take care of your associates, they will take care of the customer, and the customer will keep coming back.” Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan has always followed this ideology and introduced various wellbeing programs for the associates and honors those associates who exemplify this legendary spirit to serve the customer.