Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchising company with over 9,200 hotels in over 80 countries, has received the Franchise India’ ‘Franchisor of the Year’ award in the Hotels & Motels category. Announced during the 17th Annual Franchise & 14th Star Retailer Awards ceremony, the award is amongst India's top honours in the franchising sector. Judged by an independent panel of experts, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has been recognised for showing outstanding business acumen, passion and achievement of franchise businesses across India.
Nikhil Sharma, Area Director Eurasia, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts said, “We are incredibly honoured and proud to receive this important award, which is recognition of our efforts and commitment to deliver high-quality standards of services through our hotels in the region. We will continue to focus on building on our commitment as we further strengthen our growth trajectory in this exciting region.”
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts holds a strong footprint in India, with a portfolio of 41 hotels and almost 4,000 rooms all across the country and plans to add 24 hotels by 2025, reinforcing its presence in the country’s rapidly growing hospitality segment. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts’ recent openings in India include Ramada by Wyndham Kapurthala in Jalandhar, Ramada by Wyndham Bengaluru Yelahanka, Ramada by Wyndham Jaipur Jaisinghpura, Ramada Plaza Lucknow Hotel & Convention Centre, as well as the most recent addition Ramada by Wyndham, Gandhidham, Shinay, opened in October 2019. The 58-room hotel offers stylish accommodation to guests visiting Gujarat, one of the most sought-after states in India with commercial and cultural draws.