Pradeep Raman Named General Manager of Baccarat Hotel New York

(Baccarat Hotel New York)

Pradeep Raman has been named general manager of Baccarat Hotel New York. In this role, he oversees the day to day operation of the French crystal maker’s flagship hotel (a Forbes Five Star AAA Five Diamond property) which opened in March 2015.

With 25 years of industry experience, Raman most recently served as hotel manager for the Peninsula New York, also a Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond property. During his tenure there, he was responsible for all hotel operations, planning and support, as well as overseeing the Peninsula Spa.

Prior to this, Raman held various hotel operations and food and beverage leadership roles with The Montage Hotels, Wynn Resorts, Viceroy Hotel Group, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and the Taj Group. He has also been part of the opening teams for The Pendry San Diego, the Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton, NY, and various Ritz-Carlton properties. Beyond the United States, his career has taken him to Hong Kong, Istanbul, Malaysia and numerous assignments in Europe and Asia with Peninsula Hotels.

FREE Virtual Event

Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4

Are you prepared to guide your clients through the “new normal” of travel? Join us December 15, 2020 from 1pm-2:20pm EST for Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4. The upcoming installment of our FREE virtual series will feature presentations from the Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, and Seabourn on their most up-to-date travel procedures, health & safety protocols they’ve implemented to keep guests safe, activities that are open to visitors, what your clients need to know while on their trip and more! Visit www.pivotingbacktotravel to view the full agenda and register for your FREE pass.

Raman holds a post graduate diploma in hotel operations management from hotel management school, Les Roches in Switzerland, and a bachelor’s degree in hotel management from Mangalore University, India. He has continued to pursue education by participating in executive programs at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration and Harvard Business School.

Baccarat Hotel New York is the first hotel for the 250-plus-year-old Baccarat crystal brand. Directly across the street from the Museum of Modern Art and steps away from Fifth Avenue’s shopping, the 114 guestrooms and suites are designed by Paris-based luxury design team Gilles & Boissier. Amenities include salon-style spaces where guests may enjoy all-day dining menus created by the hotel’s two Michelin-starred culinary director, chef Gabriel Kreuther, as well as afternoon tea; a barrel-vaulted bar featuring a kaleidoscope of Baccarat crystal stemware; a Spa de La Mer (the first of its kind in the U.S.); and a 55-foot sunken marble swimming pool complete with day beds.

Related Articles

Lotte New York Palace Debuts Royal Suite Collection

New to London: Chat With Xavier Lablaude, GM of Belmond Cadogan

The Pierre Hotel to Reopen to Guests on September 17

Oetker Collection Names SVP Sales, Marketing and Communications

Suggested Articles:

Rosewood Washington, D.C. recently unveiled six new townhouses as the final component of the property’s recent renovation. See more here.

Royal Caribbean Group's brands—Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Silversea and Azamara—have paused operations through at least February 28, 2021.

Bulgari's 11th hotel will be located in Miami Beach, making it the brand's first-ever property in the United States. It's slated to open in 2024.