MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 10, 2015 Seng Sengpanya, the Sous Chef at The Marquette Hotel, has been awarded a 2015 Hospitality Hero award from Meet Minneapolis, Convention and Visitors Association. The award honors an individual or company who has contributed significantly to the public image of Minneapolis through outstanding hospitality and service.
Sengpanya was nominated by Stephanie Sweeney, Senior Human Resources Manager at The Marquette Hotel. Sengpanya started her tenure at The Marquette Hotel as a housekeeper 30 years ago and worked her way up to become the Sous Chef, simultaneously gaining the respect of fellow employees throughout her time at hotel.
The Meet Minneapolis Hospitality Hero award is given quarterly to members of the Minneapolis hospitality community who have been nominated by their peers.
Pictured left to right: Todd Temperly, General Manager of The Marquette Hotel; Hospitality Hero award winner Seng Sengpanya, Sous Chef at The Marquette Hotel; Madonna Carr, Vice President of Destination Services, Meet Minneapolis.