Home / Travel / Tourism/ Tourism industry veteran Prema Cooray to address CPM EFM Program

Tourism industry veteran Prema Cooray to address CPM EFM Program


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:47


Corporate leader Prema Cooray is to address the 11th presentation of CPM Evening For Managers (EFM) under the topic of ‘Transforming a business to achieve sustainable growth’ on 20 June, at the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This is a succession of 10 productive evenings of CPM Evening For Managers (EFM) presentation series which is organised once in two months by CPM Institute with different timely topics relevant to practicing managers.

Past Chairman of Aitken Spence and Governing Council Member of CPM, Cooray will share his experience and the role played in the development of sustainable tourism and especially for his leadership in developing the famous Kandalama Hotel, which has won many global accolades for its contribution to environmental management, food and beverage excellence and service standards of a truly exceptional nature.

He intends to discuss his pioneering effort of large scale expansion to the Republic of Maldives in the early ‘90s and this regional development contributed exceptionally to the overall profile and growth of profits of Aitken Spence and also his best practices in eco-tourism development in Sri Lanka.

This presentation is to be followed by a panel discussion comprising two learned panellists. The panel discussion will be moderated by Samantha Rathnayake as the Session Facilitator, who is a faculty of PIM, Fellow Member and Governing Council Member of CPM.

Sri Lanka Telecom Chief Customer Officer Roshan Kaluarachchi and Sapphire Capital Group Co-Founder/A.S. & Associates Resources Co. Founder and CEO Sarrah Sammoon will join as the panellists of this evening session.

CPM provides a professional qualification in management, by conducting educational programs, providing practical experience in private and public sector entities, and establishing a link between the private and public sectors for the advancement of professional management. CPM provides three types of membership Associate, Member, and Fellow. Those with relevant qualifications and experience have an opening to join this growing professional network. 

As a premier professional management body in Sri Lanka, The Institute of Certified Professional Managers (CPM) is working on the needs for professional managers to explore new avenues for business growth in order to remain competitive in changing business environment.

The presentation will be beneficial for all the managers and administrators. Those who wish to attend this presentation could contact the Secretariat, The Institute of Certified Professional Managers – Dilshan on 011 2 590 995/011 3 150 828. (web: www.cpmsrilanka.org) 


Share This Article


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Are you monitoring logistics cost in your supply chain?

Monday, 10 December 2018

On the internet a simple explanation of logistics says: “Logistics is generally the detailed organisation and implementation of a complex operation. In a general business sense, logistics is the management of the flow of things between the point of


Sri Lanka needs its own leaders

Monday, 10 December 2018

We are in the era of chaos. Breaking news has now become very common because of some sections of media. People talk about corruption, discipline, and all the weaknesses of politicians. But how many among the general public in Sri Lanka would like to


With hope in our hearts, we will walk on

Monday, 10 December 2018

When you walk through a storm Hold your head up high And don’t be afraid of the dark At the end of a storm There’s a golden sky And the sweet silver song of a lark Walk on through the wind Walk on through the rain Though your dreams be tosse


Immigration control & border security: Another distraction?

Monday, 10 December 2018

From the US to Australia, and all Western democracies in between, immigration control and border security have taken centre stage in political campaigns. These issues are a 21st Century avatar conveniently discovered to distract from the growing publ


Columnists More