SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

April 27, 2012 16:23 ET

Business Hotel in Chennai Welcomes New General Manager

Ankush Sharma Brings More Than 15 Years' Experience to Courtyard Chennai, India

CHENNAI, INDIA--(Marketwire - Apr 27, 2012) - For Ankush Sharma, the new general manager at the Courtyard Chennai, India, life's pleasures can be found in both the finer things and the everyday, an idea that he incorporates into the guest experience at this hotel in Chennai Anna Salai.

A passionate wine lover and foodie, Sharma brings more than 15 years of experience to this business hotel in Chennai, where he works closely with his team to help them reach their true potential and uphold the company's Spirit to Serve ethos.

After graduating from IHM Aurangabad, Sharma started his hospitality career with the Taj Group. While working in various locations in Delhi, Mumbai, Goa and Bangalore, he received hands-on experience with catering sales, front office and food and beverage before taking his skills to Hyatt International. He then spent 6 years as operations manager with Universal Resorts Maldives before joining the Marriott family. Prior to joining this Chennai hotel near the airport, he was director of operations at the Hyderabad Marriott Hotel & Convention Centre and Courtyard by Marriott. Sharma is trained in a variety of areas, including leadership, human resources, information technology and finance, and brings his passion for travel and meeting new people to his general manager position.

When you visit this Teynampet Chennai hotel, you can take advantage of Marriott's You Play, We Pay offer, available at all Marriott properties throughout India. With a 2-night stay, receive a 2,000 INR credit, and with a stay of 3 or more nights, receive a credit of 3,000 INR. Credits can be used on everything from room upgrades, minibar purchases and high-speed Internet access to dining, spa treatments and laundry service. To book this special offer, visit

To learn more about the Courtyard Chennai, India, visit the hotel website at, where you can book rooms, discover nearby attractions and restaurants in Chennai, explore this business hotel's facilities and save on your stay with packages and deals.

About the Courtyard Chennai, India
Located in the heart of Chennai's central business district, the Courtyard Chennai, India offers a convenient location, just 20 minutes from the airport, modern amenities and a contemporary and vibrant ambience. Spacious accommodations at this Teynampet Chennai hotel include guestrooms, suites and apartments, each with elegant furnishings, spacious work areas with ergonomic chairs, high-speed Internet access, cable TV, minibar, coffeemaker, luxurious bedding and bathrooms with a separate tub and shower. Located near the US Consulate and the IT and Manufacturing Corridor, this Chennai hotel is ideal for business travelers and offers a full-service business center, more than 2,800 sq ft of meeting space and an executive lounge with Wi-Fi and stunning city views. Whether you're here for work or play, you'll enjoy this hotel's 24-hour gym and full-service spa, plus the option to explore nearby attractions including Marina Beach, Santhome Cathedral and Birla Planetarium. Dining at the Courtyard Chennai, India includes sumptuous buffets and a la carte selections at the 24-hour Paprika Café, authentic Italian cuisine and a lounge stocked with international spirits at Rhapsody and the three-in-one Muffin Tree, featuring a gift shop, deli and bakery offering fresh-baked breads, cakes, pastries and sandwiches.

Contact Information

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    Ashish Rajput
    Courtyard Chennai, India
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