Mark and his concierge team work tirelessly day in and day out to ensure our guests have the best experience possible
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013
Mark Chambers, chef concierge at Pittsburgh’s luxury hotel, Fairmont Pittsburgh, has been inducted to Les Clefs d’Or, USA, the only national association of professional hotel concierges in the United States. Chambers is the first hotel concierge in Pittsburgh and the surrounding area to achieve this honor.
“Mark and his concierge team work tirelessly day in and day out to ensure our guests have the best experience possible,” said Matthew Sterne, general manager of Fairmont Pittsburgh. “His membership into Les Clefs d’Or is direct result of his hard work and passion for his field.”
Les Clefs d’Or, which stands for “the keys of gold,” promotes the highest standards of service for hotel guests around the world. Clefs d'Or concierges, who can be identified by crossed golden keys worn on their lapels, will attend to any request as long as it is moral, legal, and kind. Les Clefs d’Or, USA has over 550 members in 32 states and is part of the international Les Clefs d’Or organization called Union International des Concierges d'Hotels.
“I have spent many years working towards my Les Clefs d’Or membership and am extremely proud to now be associated with this prestigious organization,” said Chambers. “My hope is to use this achievement to develop and grow the concierge community within Pittsburgh and eventually create a Les Clefs d’Or Pittsburgh chapter.”
Chambers joined Fairmont Pittsburgh in March 2010 and has overseen the concierge desk at the Four Diamond Pittsburgh property since its opening. Prior to joining Fairmont Pittsburgh, Chambers worked as chef concierge at the Omni William Penn in downtown Pittsburgh from 2002-2010. He also held progressive concierge positions with Westin and Doubletree in Pittsburgh.
Located in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh, the premier hotel; Fairmont Pittsburgh features 185 luxurious guestrooms, elegant meeting space, a health club and spa, Habitat restaurant and Andys bar. Fairmont Pittsburgh is Pittsburgh’s first LEED® Gold certified hotel.
To learn more about Les Clefs d’Or, USA visit lcdusa.org.
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