Rama Mohan Reddy: Curating The Crème-De-La-Crème of Hotel Experiences
Reddy, a trail-blazing entrepreneur with a passion for the hotel industry,
hails from the serene town of Ananthapuram, Andhra Pradesh. It sounds like the
individual faced a shift in their academic performance and decided to pursue a
different path after intermediate by choosing to study hotel management at the
bachelor's level. This change in direction is not uncommon, as people often reassess
their goals and interests based on their experiences and circumstances.
was working in the hotel industry, and Rama decided to join it in 1998,
initiating his career as a steward at Hyderabad.
hard regularly, executing each duty to perfection, and continued this for 6
months till he was promoted to the position of ‘trainee captain’. He met a
kind-hearted prominent figure, who helped him to complete his course on hotel
management in Vijaywada. Soon, he worked at several hotels as a senior captain,
assistant manager, and other well-ranked positions. overseeing the welfare of
the guests, maintaining cleanliness everywhere, always applied service techniques
correctly at all times, and serving food & beverage items with enthusiasm.
Record transaction / orders in Point of Sales systems at the time of order.
Communicating with the kitchen regarding any menu questions, the length of wait
and product availability. He would check with guests to ensure satisfaction
with each food course and beverages. Reviewing order dockets, ensuring accurate
and timely preparations for order requirements accordingly, he would then
present the accurate final bill to guest and process
some of the tasks he did and provided a training in these very tasks to new
joiners. Post-marriage, he observed the recruitment challenges encountered by
the hotel industry. This prompted him to conceive of a start-up dedicated to
the recruitment of personnel for the hotel industry. Consequently, in 2014, he
established the S.S. Group of Services, an enterprise that specializes in
supplying manpower for security, labor contracts, job work contracts, and
hotel, hospitality, tourism, and leisure consultants.
of Services facilitates its client organizations by undertaking preliminary
activities aimed at selecting the most suitable candidates for the requisite
job profiles. These activities comprise advertising through popular media
platforms, collating biodata from eligible candidates, shortlisting the best
candidates, and conducting a rigorous multistage interview process. During the
early stages, the enterprise encountered numerous challenges. The founder had
to traverse a considerable distance, 15-18 kilometers every day to ensure the
successful operation of his business.
days, there was no 3-star hotel in Ananthapuram. However, a visionary had
started the construction of one, and Rama Mohan Reddy had provided him with
security support. The visionary extended Rama Mohan Reddy's contract to work at
Hotel Masineni Grand in Ananthapuram. For over a year, Rama Mohan Reddy worked
there as an operations manager, overseeing the hotel's maintenance and ensuring
each department collaborated systematically and in a sophisticated manner.
time at Hotel Masineni Grand, a higher-up from RIO THE HOTEL in Bangalore
visited for other purposes. He was thoroughly impressed with every aspect of
the hotel, from the quality of the food to the services provided. Upon inquiry,
he met with Rama Mohan Reddy and convinced him to assist in the development of
RIO THE HOTEL. Initially hesitant, Rama Mohan Reddy changed his mind due to the
higher-up's determination and constant requests. In 2016, he visited RIO THE
HOTEL in Bangalore, inspected the hotel and its marketability, and was
impressed with its potential.
Rama Mohan Reddy’s business has been flourishing, as his company, S.S. Group of
Services has been providing the best of manpower supplies to its clientele, who
have been thoroughly impressed with his integrity and dedication. His success
in the hotel industry has not gone unnoticed, as he has worked at several
3-star and five-star hotels, leveraging his skillsets and efficient whereever
he worked. He’s currently also a general manager with Sri Sierra in
Chickballapur, Karnataka, where he oversees 36 rooms, 2 board rooms, 1 banquet
hall, 1 veg restaurant, 1 roof top bar and restaurant, and 1 coffee shop.
commendable that he has a clear vision for his future, aiming to start his own
hotel. The experiences gained in hotel management, along with any other life
experiences, can contribute significantly to the success of such an endeavor.
Starting a hotel is a challenging but rewarding venture that requires a
combination of business acumen, hospitality expertise, and a deep understanding
of customer service. He desires to take his hotel business to the top,
positioning itself amongst
Indian Business wishes him the best in his future endeavors and hope he attains
success at each stage.
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