Our People

As a hotel group, we believe in our people. We encourage our staff to strive for balance between work and living. We offer recreational incentives to cultivate an enjoyable working environment. We develop the core values to build an internal value system and we offer ongoing training and promotion opportunities.

Staff Celebrations

Each year Hodson Bay Group creates a Staff Celebration Night to celebrate their successes over the past year. It creates memorable staff moments with great food, fun, dancing and laughter. This annual celebration strengthens staff bonds and allows new staff members to meet others from various departments.

Christmas Season

Every year during the Christmas season staff across all our hotels play a huge part in the preparation for the arrival of our winter guests including Santa. Our marketing and sales teams create an impressive three days of fabulous Christmas festivities for guests and visitors to enjoy.

Employee of the Year – Hodson Bay Hotel

Audrey Moran is Hodson Bay Hotel’s Employee of the Year 2016. She is working in our Accounts Department since 2009. She embodies our core values; passionate in her work, excellence in all she does, flexibility in helping other departments and her sense of fun is infectious.

Employee of the Year – Galway Bay Hotel

Sara D’Ambrosi began her career as a Food & Beverage Assistant in Galway Bay Hotel in 2015. She earned promotion to Front of House Host due to her outstanding performance and positive personality. She is valued employee who demonstrates true leadership among her co-workers.

Employee of the year – Sheraton Athlone Hotel

Margaret Cunningham is Sheraton Athlone Hotel’s Employee of the Year for 2016. Margaret is the Accounts Receivable Assistant since 2013. She demonstrates excellence through her passion and attention to detail. Margaret is a great collaborator and communicator and a deserved Employee of the Year 2016.

Core Values

Hodson Bay Group launched the company’s core values in June 2017. Hodson Bay Group developed and refined the concept of the core values over the past couple of years. Respect is the over arching value encapsulating our 5 core values of Fun, Passion, Excellence Honesty and Flexibility.