The Hospitality Purchasing Managers’ Forum (HPMF) Kerala Chapter was launched recently at The Renai Hotel, Palarivattom, Kochi. During the event, the South India Chef’s Association (SICA) too launched its Kerala Chapter.
For the first time purchasing managers and chefs came together on a single platform and jointly conducted knowledge sharing sessions on latest industry innovations, best practices and new technology solutions.
Announcing the office bearers of the Kerala chapter to Clean India Journal, Nitin Nagrale, Founder-HPMF, stated that this expansion strengthens the organization’s presence in South India. “We now have members from over 48 cities in India. Kerala will now be handled by Rajesh Nair of Grand Hyatt (President), Upendhar Mohan, The Tablez (General Secretary) and Alexander Thomas, Crown Plaza (Vice-President) among others.”
HPMF has also expanded beyond Indian borders and set up a chapter in Dubai, UAE.