2020 Hotels’ and Restaurants’ People Pleaser Award Winners

November

Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District in Omaha, NE

2020

Congratulations to Sam Ashford, November People Pleaser recipient and Front Office associate at Omaha Capitol District Marriott. Sam is recognized as demonstrating the true meaning of hospitality. The other nominees for November were Jordan Yearian in Culinary and Maria “Rosario” Orellana in Housekeeping. Jordan is best known for his ability to always go the extra mile, and Maria “Rosario’ is recognized for her positive attitude, great personality, and perfect attendance. Congrats to these amazing associates!

October

Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District in Omaha, NE

2020

Congratulations to Javier Hernandez, Engineering associate and October People Pleaser recipient at Omaha Capitol District Marriott. The other nominee for October was Beatriz Villagomez from Housekeeping.

Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker in Lincoln, NE

2020

Congratulations to Bryce Lindner, Culinary Supervisor at Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker and October 2020 People Pleaser recipient. Here’s what Bryce’s coworker had to say about him: “He makes meals for the associates almost every day. He’ll even clean up after others to help the kitchen stay clean and get the job done. He has a heart of gold and his dedication shows that. He is kind to everyone.”

3rd Quarter PPOM/LOQ

The Skirvin Hilton in Oklahoma City, OK

2020

Congratulations to the Skirvin Hilton’s People Pleasers of the Month: Mike Qubain in Loss Prevention (July), Fred Partopaur in Engineering (August), and Ryan Paulick in Valet/Front Desk (September). Congratulations to the Leader of the 3rd Quarter 2020 recipient Edward Peacock, Assistants Outlets Manager.

Other nominees include Leila Jones in Culinary, Katie Hughes at Front Desk, Daylen Jones in Outlets, Jeremy Langston at Front Desk/Group Rooms, Jamie Taliaferro in Outlets, Alvin Johnson in Banquets, Sterling Haile in Outlets, Arrica Harper at Red Piano, Dee White in Outlets, Sharronda Griffin in Housekeeping, Clemeyia Davis, Andrew Cross, Linda Faries, and Colleen O’Hara.

September

Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker in Lincoln, NE

2020

Congratulations to Ayla Cannon, Café Server at Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker and September 2020 People Pleaser recipient. Here’s what Ayla’s coworker had to say about her: “Ayla is hardworking, accommodating and always looking to improve. She always has a smile on her face and goes out of her way to accommodate the guests. She even recently picked up a shift in Banquets to help the team out on a busy weekend after working all day in the Café.”

Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District in Omaha, NE

2020

Congratulations to Blake Rogers, September People Pleaser recipient at Omaha Capitol District Marriott. The other nominees for September were John Burkett in Loss Prevention, Nate Detwiler in Engineering, and Randy Strilka in Front Office.

August

Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker in Lincoln, NE

2020

Congratulations to Judith Rosales, Room Inspector at Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker and August 2020 People Pleaser recipient. Here’s what Judith’s coworker had to say about her: “Judith is here day after day doing what is considered the hardest job in hospitality and does it very well. She was essential in getting the rooms clean and ready when we re-opened the hotel after being closed for 5 months. We are lucky to have her on our team.”

Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District in Omaha, NE

2020

Congratulations to Elizabeth Lopez, Housekeeping associate at Omaha Capitol District Marriott. The other nominees for August were Nick Bochynski in Engineering and Randy Strilka at the Front Desk.

March

Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker in Lincoln, NE

2020

Congratulations to Taylor Wiese, Front Desk associate at the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker and March 2020 People Pleaser recipient. Here’s what Taylor’s coworker had to say about her: “Taylor is a rock-star at the front desk! Not only is she unbelievable with our guests, but also with the staff. She has taught and trained many of us that now work the front desk. She can always be trusted to do what is necessary and take care of our guests.”

February

Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker in Lincoln, NE

2020

Congratulations to George Ware in Loss Prevention at Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker on his Pepople Pleaser award. Here’s what George’s coworker had to say about him: “George is always willing to step in and lend a hand wherever he is needed. George cooked breakfast until Paul arrived. While wearing a suit and never batted and eyelash at doing so. George is one of those people that will always do what is necessary to take care of the hotel, our guests and staff.”