October 20, 2016

Humans of Mercure Sydney - Tim Hicks

Our Human of Mercure Sydney today is considered a bit of ‘Ramblin' Man’. Tim Hicks has a worked in Cafes and Bars in South Australia, resorts in sunny Queensland, hotels in the Northern Territory and pubs in the UK.  His diverse background and experience in the food and beverage industry, shines through as the Conference & Events Operations Manager here at Mercure Sydney.

What do you spend your time doing at Mercure Sydney?
Coordinating the daily running of Conference & Events at Mercure Sydney, liaising with clients to ensure their events run to their expectations and everyone has a smile on their face :)

What is/are your favourite thing(s) about the hotel?
Working amongst such a large & diverse team

What was the most interesting job you had before Mercure Sydney?
Living and working in the Northern Territory was a great experience and gave me a great opportunity to grow and learn new things.

How did your first week at Mercure Sydney go and what were your first impressions?
Starting in a large hotel and meeting so many new faces can seem daunting at first but once you learn the pace and flow of the hotel it’s a great place to work.

Favourite food?
From tacos to Quesadillas. My favourite food is Mexican

Favourite Movie?
Any Comedy will do me, something to get me laughing!

Favourite Music?
Triple J Radio

If you could have dinner with any fictional or non-fictional character/person, who would it be and what would you eat?
I would love to have a family style home cooked meal with one of the great Chefs or Restaurateurs of my era. And simply talk about the way they got to the level they are today.
Maybe… Gordon Ramsey? Heston Blumenthal? Marco Pier-White?