The Receptionist of the Year 2022 was held again by the Indonesia HFLA of Bali Chapter in collaboration with the Elizabeth International Campus for two days, namely on November 29-30, 2022. For the first time during this event, Tia whose nickname is Yustia Winarti, an employee of Sanctoo Suites & Villas, won the best of the best in the Bali Receptionist of the Year 2022 as well as won the best written test category.
Bali Receptionist of the Year (ROTY) was held due to the support from several tourism associations in Bali such as the Indonesia Hotel and Restaurant Association (PHRI) of Bali Chapter, Bali Hotel Association, Indonesia Hotel General Manager Association (IHGMA) of Bali Chapter, AHLI of Bali Chapter, Bali Villa Association (BVA), Bali Hotel Association (BHA) and Ubud Hotel Association (UHA).
This event was also attended by the Deputy Governor of Bali who is also Chairman of the PHRI of Bali Chapter, Dr. Tjokorda Oka Arta Ardana Sukawati, who on that occasion was represented by the Head of the Bali Tourism Office, Tjokorda Bagus Pemayun, and Director of Elizabeth International, Putu Sri Budani.
“I feel proud of my team, Tia. She did better than I could have imagined. This is not an easy thing, especially since the event this time was attended by 62 participants who were young talents from many star hotels in Bali,” said Yowin Permana, Front Office Manager of Sanctoo Suites & Villas.
Meanwhile, General Manager of Sanctoo Suites & Villas, Subali Adi Putra, stated that it was an honor for Sanctoo Suites & Villas because one of the teams managed to present the best so that she could win this competition.
In the meantime, Tia admitted that she did not expect that she would be chosen as the winner in the Bali ROTY 2022 event. “I feel happy and touched. I only carried out the trust that the Sanctoo extended family has placed on me and that has motivated me to do as well as I can. Hopefully, I can bring the reputation of Sanctoo and Bali in the national event later on,” she said.
The top 3 of Bali ROTY 2022 consisting of the Winner–Ni Wayan Yustia Winarti from Sanctoo Suites & Villas; Runner Up 1–Luh Vony Erlisasih from Hotel Grand Zuri Kuta; and Runner Up 2–I Kadek Wirandana from Kastara Resort, will represent Bali in the Receptionist of the Year of National Level. (BTN/015)