As a small initiative towards fulfillment of environmental awareness visit of 48 school students was arranged to Hotel Cabbana and they were enlightened on the objectives of the environmental program and shown the facilities, products and practices being followed at the Hotel to save the environment. Plantation of tree saplings was done by school students in the Hotel premises.
Environment day celebration at Hotel Cabbana
Trees were planted and Seminar on environment was organized which was attended by almost 100 people from in and around Phagwara and Jalandhar.
WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 5th June 2011 at the Floatel Kolkata
"We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect"
• All Green Team members gathered in the Hotel at 10.30 am in the morning.
• Attendance of all the green team members taken by the HR.
• Banners on save the Environment was prepared and placed outside the hotel at the main entrance, constellation deck and at the concourse lawn.
• Plantation of saplings done by all the Green Team across the boundary outside the Hotel premises and in the concourse lawn.
• Major cleaning done by the Green Team of the outside area of the Floatel surroundings, Concourse lawn, Wet & Dry Garbage area and railway track area.
• Green team members watered all the plants and trees outside the Floatel premises.
• Both the walls at the main entrance of the Floatel were washed thoroughly with water.
• Phenyl was sprayed on the roadside and beside the small drains outside the Floatel.
• A table/kiosk with a banner on World Environment Day was set in a selected area outside Floatel premises and Aam panna and sweets were distributed to the public.
• distributed fact sheets on how to save water, energy and our environment for building awareness among team members and room guests.
• Questionnaire related to environment was prepared for a quiz in the restaurant for guests to create awareness among them.
• SMS sent to all the guests’ database for creating awareness on World Environment Day.
The Fern An Ecotel, Jaipur
"ECO MANIA"" held from 3:30 pm onwards on the occasion of "World Environment day" on 5th June.
Ms. Avintika Vijay, HVS Ecotel (New Delhi) & Mr. Anand Mishra, MD UKM roup were the judges of the event.
There were following activities in which staff members participated with full enthusiasm.
1) Fashion Show (Ecotel theme): Wearing the normal dress staff had to get some posters related to environment. There was prize for "Best Poster".
2) Plays / Skit on Ecotel: Giving a message on saving environment. "Best Play" was selected.
3) 2 jokes were presented. Jokes & dance were used as fillers between the events to gain interest of the audience. It was done in our banquet hall. GREEN was the theme for that day.
4) Poetry was presented by two of our managers, giving message on Ecotel
5) Chef designed a special Green Menu for the day (Palak Ke Pakore with Green Chutney, Hara Bhara Salad, Green Tea, Khus ka Sharbat & Normal Tea) which was served in the cafeteria.
Lagoona Resort, Lonavla
On the eve of environment day on 05 Jun 11
1. Put up banner in the lobby and guest entrance.
2. Put up banners in busy market area, bus stand and railway station.
3. A board showing ill effects of fire crackers placed near time office.
4. Video clipping related to plastics, electricity, water usage were shown to staff.
5. Staff was made aware of need of environment protection by various examples.
6. 03 tree saplings were planted in the children play area.
7. Children of the local municipal school were briefed on environment protection.
Floatel Kolkata Media Focus
• LIVE media coverage on Bidhan Sava election’s forecast and result by NDTV with Monideepa Banerjee, Barhka Dutt, Finance Minister Amit Sen, MLA Sogata Roy and many guests at the Promenade Deck on 10th May 2011 and 13th May 2011 respectively.
• Book launch program of Author Mr. Anuvab Pal on Disco Dancer on 23rd April 2011 at Dolphin Room
• Audio release programme of Bengali feature film “Mon Bole Pia Pia” at The Bridge & Constellation Deck on 14th March 2011.
• RCCM silver jubilee function in the presence of many celebrities with the media focus in association with Floatel was held on 12th March 2011.