Rita Ghantous is a hospitality aficionado and a passionate writer with over 9 years’ experience in journalism and 5 years experience in the hospitality sector. Her passion for the performance arts and writing, started early. At 10 years old she was praised for her solo performance of the Beatles song “All My Love” accompanied by a guitarist, and was approached by a French talent scout during her school play. However, her love for writing was stronger. Fresh out of school, she became a freelance journalist for Noun Magazine and was awarded the Silver Award Cup for Outstanding Poetry, by The International Library of Poetry (Washington DC). She studied Business Management and earned a Masters degree from Saint Joseph University (USJ), her thesis was published in the Proche-Orient, Études en Management book. She then pursued a career in the hospitality industry but didn’t give up writing, that is why she launched the Four Points by Sheraton Le Verdun Newsletter. Her love for the industry and journalism led her to Hospitality Services - the organizers of the HORECA trade show in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Jordan, as well as Salon Du Chocolat, Beirut Cooking Festival, Whisky Live and other regional shows. She is currently the Publications Executive of Hospitality News Middle East, Taste & Flavors and Lebanon Traveler. It is with ultimate devotion for her magazines that she demonstrates her hospitality savoir-faire.
Groupe GM, a leading international player in the hotel amenity industry, announced a new partnership with prestigious anti-aging skincare experts Perricone MD. This new line of amenities features unique ingredients and technologies based on over 30 years of clinical and scientific research.
Perricone MD was created by Dr. Nicholas Perricone with the vision of empowering the most discerning of consumers to improve their skin from the inside and out. Dr. Perricone is a world-renowned healthy aging expert, award-winning inventor and author of multiple New York Times bestsellers. A board-certified dermatologist and nutrition specialist, Dr. Perricone leveraged 15 years of research to develop solutions that keep skin and bodies healthy and youthful looking. Now and for more than two decades, Perricone MD has been a holistic, three-tier skincare and wellness system consisting of an anti-inflammatory diet, essential dietary supplements and potent topical skincare solutions backed by powerful ingredients.
In collaboration with Groupe GM, Perricone MD’s new and exclusive line of luxury amenities will be available in 4 and 5-star hotels around the world, adding to Groupe GM’s extensive selection of signature ranges. Commenting, Laurent Marchand, President of Groupe GM said, “We are very excited to launch our new collaboration with Perricone MD. Dr. Perricone and his team are trailblazers in their industry. It is an honor for us to add this collection to our portfolio of indulgent amenities. This collection’s dedication to the promotion of healthy living and aging fits perfectly within our philosophy at Groupe GM. We look forward to a fruitful three-way relationship between ourselves, Perricone MD and of course, our customers.”
The Perricone MD amenity collection includes a wide variety of products with a luxurious, apothecary design and is enriched with Vitamin B5 and Vitamin E. The products are all formulated with a floral leathery fragrance that features geranium and 96% of the ingredients used in this range are of natural origin.
The new collection features three 50ml bottles of shampoo, conditioner, shower gel and a 40 ml tube of body lotion. The range also includes perfumed soaps available in 30 and 50g., Eco-pump 300ml, hair and body gel, liquid soap, as well as hand and body balm.Add to Favorites