Chandigarh, 12.04.13: Mr. Rakesh Puri of Institute of Hotel Management, Kufri, had been awarded a "National Award for BEST TEACHER FOR EXCELLENCE IN HOSPITALITY EDUCATION FOR 2011-12", which was given to him  during an Award Ceremony on 5th April, 2013 at Dr.DS Kothari Auditorium, DRDO Bhawan, Dalhousie Road, New Delhi

 

Puri had been working at IHM Kufri since July 1984.  Mr. Puri joined the Institute as Senior Lecturer and was promoted as Head of the Department on 20th February, 2008.  Mr. PURI had also worked as Chef D'etage at Gauer Hotel Schweizerhof, Bern, Switzerland from June 1981 to May 1982.

Mr. Puri is very renowned for creating Educational Miracles in Hospitality Sector that is why, Mr.Puri could author different books on “Hotel Front Office Operations”, “Hotel Front Office Management”, “Hotel Accounts”, “Food and Beverage Control”, “Food and Beverage Management”,etc.