Semifinal winners announced in Murmansk All-Russian competition “Masters of Hospitality” – the project of the presidential platform “Russia – the country of opportunities”.
In total, 30 participants from 17 regions reached the final. The winners showed the best results according to the results of remote testing. Applicants solved regional cases, presented their projects, and industry experts not only evaluated them and selected the best ones, but also held master classes for all participants.
Received a ticket to the final from the Novgorod region Natalia Shanikova from Veliky Novgorod. She presented the project “House on Varvarinskaya”: an audio walk immerses you in the sounds of Novgorod during the childhood of Sergei Rachmaninoff
“The main thing for a true master of hospitality is creativity of thinking and love of knowledge. Tourism is always a search for the unusual in the ordinary. It is also important to smile and be open – and the guests will be drawn to you, ”noted Natalya Shanikova.
She also advised those who are going to participate in the Masters of Hospitality competition or other projects of the Russia – Country of Opportunities platform: “Participate and not think! These are new faces, new knowledge and new opportunities. “
The organizers of the semi-final tried to immerse the participants and experts of the competition as much as possible in the atmosphere of the Russian North. The guests were welcomed by a traditional husky tent, where they could touch the traditions and culture of the indigenous small-numbered peoples of the north – the Sami, catch the northern lights in a special photo zone, and also a gastronomic show “Arctic dessert” was held for the participants of the competition.
The partners of the competition are Rosturizm, Rosmolodezh and the National Union of the Hospitality Industry. The “Masters of Hospitality” competition is being implemented within the framework of the federal project “Social elevators for everyone” of the national project “Education”.