2019 Acorn Award Winners

Operations Manager
The Genuine Dining Co
Head Sommelier
Mere Restaurant
General Manager
Cairn Group
Head Chef
Alyn Williams at the Westbury
Head Chef
Pied à Terre
Rojano’s in the Square
Head Chef
Gravetye Manor
General Manager
Brookmans, the Peach Pub Company
Financial Controller UK
Park Plaza Hotels UK
Operations Manager
Goodwood House, the Goodwood Group
Senior People and Development Business Partner (London)
Restaurant Director
Kerridge’s Bar & Grill, Corinthia Hotel London
Business Development Manager
The Genuine Dining Co
Business Development Director
InterContinental London Park Lane
General Manager
Hide Ground
Head of Learning and Development
The Coaching Inn Group
Restaurant Manager
The Hand & Flowers
Regional Operations Manager
Groups and Reservations Manager
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
General Manager
Eastwell Manor – a Champneys Hotel & Spa
Learning and Development Officer
Exclusive Hotels and Venues
Assistant Chief Concierge
Rosewood London
Operations Manager
Park Plaza London Park Royal
Commercial Director (maternity cover)
Conrad London St James
Food and Beverage Manager
Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa
Executive Chef
Hermitage Rd Bar & Restaurant
Head Pastry Chef
St Ermin’s hotel
Head Chef
The Angel – Taste of Devon
Reception Manager
Brown’s hotel, Rocco Forte Hotels

It’s pretty incredible, and I feel like I only realise now how big this actually is. Being 1 of the 30 Winners is an immense achievement.

Sandra Bein Head Sommelier Mere Restaurant