Friday, January 30, 2009

Karan Berry

"My philosophy can be captured in three lines: Devil is in the details. Walk the talk. And lead by example."
Karan Berry, General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott, Chennai
January 30, 1 pm


Murali said...

Karan Berry is an industry veteran with over a decade of experience in the Indian hospitality sector. After his post graduation in Hotel management, Karan started his career with the Oberoi Group of Hotels. He has had successful stints at some of Oberoi’s most popular and coveted properties viz. the Oberoi Raj Vilas at Rajasthan, The Oberoi at Mumbai and Shimla etc. Prior to joining Marriott International., his last posting was with the Trident Hilton at Jaipur, as the General Manager.

The success of the country’s first Courtyard by Marriott in Chennai stems from its versatility, commitment, unparalleled service and of course, location! Though new to Courtyard, Karan is a staunch believer in the Marriott culture and the company’s core values of ‘Spirit to Serve”. A natural leader, he believes in nurturing the true potential of his team and is a constant source of encouragement and motivation for his associates.

Over the years he has participated in several trainings and workshops in diverse areas like Leadership, Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology. Steven Covey, is Karan’s favorite management guru and recommends 7 Habits to all managerial aspirants. An ardent fan of cricket, Karan believes that like in a game of cricket its teamwork that drives a hotel. Having grown through the ranks, Karan’s credo has always been to work towards ‘Guest Satisfaction’!

Karan’s passion for cricket also stems from his early years on-field playing for Delhi state under 19, which made him represent the Zonal level at Delhi. Karan is a very keen traveler and loves to discover new locales with his family. He believes that traveling with family is an ideal way to spend quality time with his wife and daughter.
Suchi Doshi,
Associate Consultant
Hanmer MS&L Communications Pvt.Limited | Member of PUBLICIS GROUPE
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Anonymous said...

Karan i do nto belive that you walk the talk, it is nice to must have read it somewhere, without really thinking if you yourself do that.
Intersting note about spending time with family...will not say more, its the web people are watching.