It was an incredible evening hosted and organized by Don Bosco Human Resource Development Center, to bid farewell to the graduates of the Phase1- Batch1 training in Hospitality Management on 17th April 2015.
Chief guests for the event were from the Taj Group of Hotels, Mr. Murthi – HR Manager, Vivanta by Taj and Mr Srinivas – HR Manager, Taj Deccan. The guests accompanied BSK Director, Fr.Thomas Santiagu and Asst.Director Fr.P Arul Das. They were all welcomed with a welcome song following which they took a tour of the facility.
The farewell program started with an introduction by Mr. Anthony – DBHRD Centre Co-ordinator and prayer song by Rathinam (trainee). Fr. Santiagu gave an inspiring message to the outgoing students about 3G (Go, Grow, Glow) followed by a message of motivation and self-improvement by Fr. Arul Das 5D (Desire, Discipline, Determination, Dedication and Devotion). He impressed upon the youth, the significance of spirituality saying, “With God we are hero and without God we are zero.”
Guests from the Taj Group distributed certificates to the trainees. Fr. Arul Das gave away Mementoes to trainees who won in the Talent Hunt conducted in March, 2015 – Arun Kumar in Food Carving and Srikanth in Modeling.
Two of the outgoing students, Mr.Naresh and Ms.Geetha shared their journey from being aimless to having a focus and a drive to excel.
In his message to the students, Mr. Murthi shared his experience about the students who have trained with them and advised them to work hard and value time. Further, Mr. Srinivas advised that one should always have a positive attitude, especially in the hospitality business.