Providence Hotels Earns Prestigious Shortlist Nomination in Springboard Awards for Best Recruitment Initiative 2024

Bath, United Kingdom
8 February 2024

The 50 shortlisted hospitality businesses and individuals competing to win a coveted Springboard Award for Excellence 2024 on 11 April, has been announced.

Springboard was delighted to receive nearly 200 entries and nominations this year, a record number for its annual hospitality awards, which are delivered in partnership with headline sponsor IHG.

The judging panel of industry experts and Springboard ambassadors praised the exceptionally high standard of entries received across all categories this year, including two new awards for Best Use of Technology and Talent Development Team of the Year.

The awards recognise and celebrate the UK and Ireland’s hospitality superstars, and those that have gone above and beyond to grow their organisation, look after their people and champion the industry.

Providence Hotels proudly announces its recognition as a finalist in the esteemed Springboard Awards for Excellence 2024, specifically in the highly competitive Best Recruitment Initiative category.

This nomination underscores Providence Hotels’ commitment to innovative and effective recruitment strategies, setting a benchmark for excellence in the hospitality industry.

The Springboard Awards for Excellence, established in 2004, have been a hallmark of distinction in the hospitality sector, celebrating organisations that demonstrate outstanding performance and contributions to the industry’s advancement. These awards recognise initiatives that inspire and empower individuals, drive innovation, and foster inclusivity within the hospitality workforce.

With a legacy of 20 years, the Springboard Awards have become a symbol of excellence, highlighting the industry’s brightest talents and most forward-thinking companies. From sustainable practices to employee development programs, the awards showcase initiatives that elevate standards and shape the future of hospitality.


Dagmar Jungbauer


Director of Operations

Shortlist Nomination in Springboard Awards


HR Officer

“We are thrilled to be recognised among the industry’s best in the Springboard Awards for Excellence,” said Dagmar Jungbauer, Director of Operations at Providence Hotels. “This nomination reflects our unwavering commitment to recruiting and nurturing top talent, driving innovation, and fostering a culture of inclusivity within our organisation.”

Caroline Smit, Providence Hotels’ esteemed HR Officer, expressed her enthusiasm regarding the nomination, stating, “We are honoured to be shortlisted for the Springboard Awards in the Best Recruitment Initiative category. At Providence Hotels, we prioritise creating a dynamic and inclusive work environment where talent is nurtured and empowered. This recognition reaffirms our dedication to pioneering innovative recruitment strategies that resonate with today’s diverse workforce.”

The Springboard Awards for Excellence are made possible through the support of sponsors like IHG & Their commitment to recognising and promoting excellence in recruitment aligns with the values of Providence Hotels and the broader hospitality community.

“We extend our heartfelt gratitude to IHG, and all the sponsors of the Springboard Awards for their invaluable support,” added Dagmar Jungbauer. “Their partnership underscores the collaborative spirit of the hospitality industry and reinforces our shared commitment to driving innovation and excellence.”

The winners of the Springboard Awards for Excellence will be announced at a prestigious ceremony on 11 April 2024, the awards ceremony will take place at the prestigious InterContinental Park Lane, in the heart of Mayfair, London. The ceremony will be hosted by renowned comedian Simon Brodkin – off the back of his latest comedy tour, and recent TV appearance on The Royal Variety Performance.

Providence Hotels hopes to emerge victorious in the Best Recruitment Initiative category, showcasing its leadership and dedication to shaping the future of hospitality.

About Providence Hotels:

Providence Hotels is a hospitality company committed to providing unparalleled guest experiences and fostering a culture of excellence and inclusivity. With a portfolio of varied properties spanning the United Kingdom, Providence Hotels aims to set the standard for hospitality excellence, driven by a passionate team, dedicated to innovation and guest satisfaction.

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