Park Inn by Radisson, Newlands has welcomed 25-year-old Anisah Abrahams as its new Meeting & Events Coordinator. Abrahams has made a promising start to her professional career over the last two years, having entered the industry after completing her studies in Event Management at The Cape Peninsula of Technology in 2017. She started out as an Event Administrator at Centeq Events, and has since worked in the meetings and events portfolio at prestigious establishments such as Protea Hotel by Marriot, Andaz Capital Gate in the United Arab Emirates, and at 15 on Orange Autograph Collection Hotels.
As the Meeting & Events Coordinator at Park Inn by Radisson, Abrahams’ duties include but are not limited to planning weddings, expos, trade shows, meetings and functions at the hotel. Abrahams meets with clients to plan the event details, after which she will scout and book any extra additions, food, entertainment, staff, etc… She controls each event from conception to clean-up.
Abrahams enjoys planning a variety of events and physically interacting with guests/clients. She loves the versatility of being able to work both alone and in a team and is a keen problem-solver. She sees herself becoming a Director of Events and Project Management in the hospitality industry within the next 5 years.