SHIMLA , RK VIKRAMA SHARMA : Rakesh Puri, Institute of Hotel, Kufri has been awarded National Award for Best Teacher for Excellence Hospitality Education for 2009-2010 which would be given to him at Institute of Hotel Management Pusa, New Delhi on 24th March,2011.
Shri Puri is working at I.H.M., Kufri since July 1984. He joined as Senior Lecturer and was promoted as Head of Department on 20th February, 2008.Shri Puri has also worked as Chef D’etage at Gauer Hotel Schweizerhof, Bern, Switzerland from June, 1981 to May 1982.
Shri Puri has authored books on Hotel Front Office Operations, Hotel Front Office management, Hotel Account, Elementary Account, Financial Management, Food and Beverage Control, Food and Beverage Management, Costing. He has also authored book for CBSE on F & B Subject for class XI standard students.