Rahim Kanani

New Book Profiles the World’s Best Luxury Hoteliers on Leadership, Management and the Future of 5-Star Hospitality

In A Wealth of Insight, more than thirty-five of the world's best luxury hoteliers share exactly what it takes to lead and manage some of the most legendary hotels and resorts. 

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New Book Profiles the World’s Best Luxury Hoteliers on Leadership, Management and the Future of 5-Star Hospitality
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Roland Duerr, Managing Director of Rosewood Abu Dhabi, on Unleashing Talent

“A successful working environment is built on the principle of a diversified team."

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Roland Duerr, Managing Director of Rosewood Abu Dhabi, on Unleashing Talent
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Turkish Airlines' Chairman of the Board on Improving Wellness in the Sky

"Turkish Airlines aims to improve its passengers’ travel experience as a whole and that is why we have put “wellness” in the forefront for our Fly Good Feel Good Project."

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Turkish Airlines' Chairman of the Board on Improving Wellness in the Sky
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The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: A Contemporary Masterpiece, Steeped in History

"The palaces have been restored in a contemporary style but all original details have been maintained like the grand staircase designed by the architect of King Louis XIV, Daniel Marot."

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The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: A Contemporary Masterpiece, Steeped in History
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One on One with Three-Star Michelin Chef Heinz Beck of La Pergola in Rome

“I like to define my cooking as Mediterranean cuisine, based on balance, harmony and lightness."

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One on One with Three-Star Michelin Chef Heinz Beck of La Pergola in Rome
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Chef Olivier Deboise Mendez: A Culinary Powerhouse in Mexico City

The respect for local purveyors offering ingredients of the highest quality possible is the pillar of my philosophy."

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Chef Olivier Deboise Mendez: A Culinary Powerhouse in Mexico City
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Four Seasons Hotel Seattle: The Perfect Luxury Launchpad to Explore the City

There’s nothing like it in Seattle."

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Four Seasons Hotel Seattle: The Perfect Luxury Launchpad to Explore the City
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Aman Launches Nama, a New Restaurant Concept by Chef Keiji Matoba

“The vision behind Nama has been driven by Aman’s Chairman, Vladislav Doronin, who’s passion for Japanese culture is reflected in the contemporary and elegant culinary concept."

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Aman Launches Nama, a New Restaurant Concept by Chef Keiji Matoba
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The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto: Where No Detail is Overlooked

"At the centre of the restaurant is our Cheese Cave where our Restaurant Chef and Certified Fromager, Jitin Gaba, personally selects and ages cheese from around the world."

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The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto: Where No Detail is Overlooked
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Chef de Cuisine Chad Brauze of Bevy in New York City on Creativity and Perfection

“My inspiration is driven by memories of what I’ve cooked and what I’ve eaten."

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Chef de Cuisine Chad Brauze of Bevy in New York City on Creativity and Perfection
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The 5-Star Portrait Firenze: Symbolizing the History and Heart of Florence

"We are a team of people whose mission is to make the impossible, possible."

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The 5-Star Portrait Firenze: Symbolizing the History and Heart of Florence
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One on One with Chef Joan Roca of World-Renowned El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain

"Our creative process is a three-way collaboration, a synthesis of the disciplines of 3 brothers."

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One on One with Chef Joan Roca of World-Renowned El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain
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Resting on the Edge of Nature: The Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

“Most recently, the hotel was included in the Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2017, and remains the only hotel in the city with the prestigious AAA Five Diamond ranking."

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Resting on the Edge of Nature: The Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver
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In a Class of its Own: The Park Hyatt Sydney

"Each specialty suite is thoughtfully designed with sophisticated luxury and residential intimacy in mind."

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In a Class of its Own: The Park Hyatt Sydney
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Inside the $120M Renovation of Four Seasons Hotel New York

“Four Seasons Hotel New York is the only I.M. Pei-designed hotel in the Western Hemisphere."

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Inside the $120M Renovation of Four Seasons Hotel New York
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Executive Chef Markus Nufer of Outrigger’s Castaway Island in Fiji on Originality and Excellence

“To create a new dish, you must first sketch the idea on paper."

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Executive Chef Markus Nufer of Outrigger’s Castaway Island in Fiji on Originality and Excellence
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Brazilian Gastronomy on the World Stage: Chef Alex Atala of D.O.M. in Sao Paulo

“Excellence can only be reached with repertoire. With all the ingredients our country provides, it’s easy to acquire that repertoire."

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Brazilian Gastronomy on the World Stage: Chef Alex Atala of D.O.M. in Sao Paulo
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Hawaii’s Exclusive Island Adventure: Four Seasons Resort Lanai

“It is almost impossible to compete with the views from our selection of specialty suites, which all are on the oceanfront side, overlooking Hulopo’e Bay and the Pacific."

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Hawaii’s Exclusive Island Adventure: Four Seasons Resort Lanai
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History Meets Modernity: The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

“Surrounding our luxury Abu Dhabi beach hotel are iconic attractions including the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, beautiful beaches and cultural institutions."

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History Meets Modernity: The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
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5-Star Hotelier Peter Hopgood of Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort on Leadership and Passion

"It is a very simple philosophy—if you look after your staff, they will look after your guests."

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5-Star Hotelier Peter Hopgood of Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort on Leadership and Passion
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The Reverie Saigon: 5-Star Luxury in the Heart of Ho Chi Minh City

“I love the fact that one can embark on a mini culinary journey just in our hotel alone."

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The Reverie Saigon: 5-Star Luxury in the Heart of Ho Chi Minh City
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Million Dollar Views: The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver

"The Royal Suite is our largest suite—2,000 square feet—and was home to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II during her Royal Jubilee visit."

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Million Dollar Views: The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver
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One on One with World-Renowned Executive Chef Etienne Karner

“You’re only as good as your last meal."

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One on One with World-Renowned Executive Chef Etienne Karner
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The World's Most Luxurious Chocolate

“Our mission was to transform the way that the world experiences dark chocolate, elevating its making and tasting to the level of vintage wine and aged whisky.”

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The World's Most Luxurious Chocolate