François BJENIO, General Manager of the Hôtel **Roi Soleil Prestige Saint-Avold
Native from Reims, François left to do his military service in 1988, and was in charge of the armory.
On his return, an opportunity arises and he begins his career in hotels in his region, for Accor, as receptionist.
He learns the basics of the job and this experience only confirms the legitimacy of his choices.
Francois quickly felt the desire to evolve and successively accepted several positions as receptionist, and front office manager in France but also in Belgium.
Willing to hold a management position, in 1995 he attended a training course which allowed him to take the direction of the Vimhotel residence and then the hotel Club du Soleil in Valmorel.
Sun (soleil in French) … his lucky star, watches over him, since in 2006, he joined the hotels ROI SOLEIL in Kingersheim.
Seven years later, he was entrusted with the management of the second Prestige hotel *** of the group in Saint-Avold, Lorraine. He will supervise all the stages related to the opening: follow-up of the construction, recruitment, layout, inauguration …
We congratulate him on the reward awarded to his establishment in 2017 by Trivago: Best establishment of the Great East!
Since June 2017, NEHÔ is in charge of ROI SOLEIL hotels and it is with enthusiasm that François shares his know-how.
What does he prefer in his job? Above all, he likes to share his knowledge with his teams. Every day is different and enriching. Perfectly bilingual in English, his career has enabled him to acquire new skills and he can now welcome you in his establishment in German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch or Polish.
His passions ? His two children and swimming.
But he also likes to relax by fishing or playing pétanque, he has also participated in the championship of the League and the championship of France.
NEHÔ regularly organizes pétanque tournaments in-house, we only have to cross the fingers to be part of his team!