JAKARTA, FEBRUARY 2022 — ARTOTELGroup announces that the company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with MATALESOGE Special Needs Services on Thursday, 10 February 2022 at ARTOTEL Headquarter in South Jakarta.
In line with ARTOTEL Group’s ESG program (Environment, Social, Good Governance) which will be intensively conducted in 2022 with a theme “The Art of Goodness.” there are 3 area that the company focus on, such as:
- The art of goodness in Nature
- The art of goodness in People
- The art of goodness in Business
The partnership with MATALESOGE is one of the implementations for The art of goodness in People. With the help of MATALESOGE as a service consultant for special needs people, ARTOTEL Group will create its hotel chain to be special needs friendly hotels by doing some below activities:
- Training program to all hotel staff to get information about how to serve hotel guests with special needs. So, they and their family can stay in ARTOTELGroup’s chain with comfort and secure.
- ARTOTEL Group will provide job training sessions for individuals with special needs in any departments that are determined by both parties.
- ARTOTEL Group will provide their ARTSPACE to exhibit some artworks from special needs people, as well as selling out artsy merchandise that they created.
Eduard R. Pangkerego, Chief Operating Officer ARTOTELGroup added, ”It’s not the first time that we are concerned about people with special needs and disability as we had conducted annual social programs named ARTOTEL For Hope in which we held art exhibitions with some special needs people. But with the intensive training program for all hotel staff and job training program for special needs people, We would like to show that our company really cares for special needs and disabilities people and making our hotel chain to be friendly hotels for them.”
Meanwhile, Tommy Hermanses, CEO of MATALESOGE Special Needs Services, said “we are grateful to ARTOTELGroup for giving us the opportunity to develop individual programs with special needs through corporate training, job training, and visual art exhibition programs.”
“For the Job Training program, ARTOTELGroup will provide working spaces for individuals with special needs in any departments that are determined by both parties. We will provide a written agreement between the hotel and them with its SOP of implementation” he added.
About ARTOTEL Group
ARTOTELGroup is an Indonesia’s hospitality company with 4 integrated pillars of Hotel (Stay), Food & Beverages (Dine), Event Management (Play), & Curated Merchandise (Shop). The company offers a selection of accommodations, from mid-scale boutique designed hotels up to Luxury level, from the mass market accommodation to the luxury through different brands selection, such as the signature ARTOTEL Brands, DAFAM brands, and Franchised of KYRIAD Brand with a total of 50 hotels and 5000 room inventory in 24 cities throughout Indonesia.
In the Food & Beverage industry, ARTOTEL Group offers independent management of restaurants, bars, and Beach Club. Through Event Management, under ARTOTEL Play dan Curated Merchandise, ARTOTEL Group has the vision to support and take part in the growth of the Indonesian Creative Industry by supporting local players, collaborating with them through exhibitions, performances, workshops, and the production of merchandise with artistic characters that can be used every day at affordable prices.
Signature ARTOTEL Brands : ARTOTEL, ARTOTEL Suites, ARTOTEL Curated, ARTOTEL Portfolio, Rooms Inc, Bobotel. Jakarta, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Semarang, Medan, Bali.
DAFAM Brands : Grand Dafam, Dafam, Dafam Express, DHM Associates Hotels, DHM resort, Meotel. Jakarta, Bandung, Central Java, Yogyakarta, Semarang, East Java, Bali, Lombok, Pekanbaru, South Kalimantan, & South Sulawesi.
Franchised-KYRIAD Brand : Jakarta, Aceh, West Sumatera, East Kalimantan, South Sulawesi, Papua.
F&B Outlets: Double chin, Lidah Lokal, ROCA, BART, BISTRO de Braga, B10 CAFÉ, Fat Elephant, 11/12 rooftop Bar, Sixty Restaurant, Rhythm Room, THE EDGE Kemang, Atman Lounge, Ellise Lounge.
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