Matharage - Director/General Manager, Hotel Binota
Lal Matharage who began his hotel career in 1982 as a steward at
Akasa Kade, reached the zenith of his career when he was appointed
Director/General Manager Hotel Binota, Nuwara Eliya, last week.
At the beginning of his hotel career, Matharage's ambition was to
become a General Manager of a star hotel. At the beginning it was only a
dream, but hard work and honesty pushed him to the ladder of success.
From Akasa Kade, he joined Taj Samudra Hotel as a captain, and after
a short stint, he joined Hotel Topaz, Kandy. His stars began to shine
when he joined Red Sea Palace, Dubai as a Restaurant Manager. On his
return to Sri Lanka, Matharage joined Club Palm Bay, Marawila as a
Restaurant Manager, and after a short period, he joined Indra Regent
Hotel Colombo as a General Manager, and later he was offered the post of
manager, Hotel Binota, Nuwara Eliya. Last week he reached the zenith of
his career, when he was appointed Director/General Manager of Hotel