14th August, 2018
Meet the Team…
Name: Jorge Nogueira
Company Role: Hotel Senior Manager
Favorite quote: “Never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time” ― Charles Dickens
How long have you been at St Brelade’s Bay Hotel?
Almost 10 years now.
Describe what you do at the hotel in 5 words or less
Everything and anything
What do you like about working at St Brelade’s Bay Hotel?
Our guests because I’ve known them many years, also the staff because we have been working together for so long we are like a family.
What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
Relaxing, walking, sports, I like watching and playing football
Where’s your favorite place in the world?
My hometown, Porto, Portugal
If you could be any animal, which would you be & why?
Man’s best friend – a dog.
Who would you most like to swap places with for a day?
Bill Gates, I admire his intelligence and his humanitarian work.
What are the values that drive you?
Honesty, respect and friendship
What’s your background?
I grew up in Portugal and my father was working at St Brelade’s Bay Hotel, he worked here for 41 years as a sommelier. I would come and spend summers here with him and fell in love with Jersey. When I finished school I started working as a commis waiter and was fortunate enough to have my father teach me everything he knew.
What’s your secret talent that no one knows about?
I’m an open book so I don’t have many secrets or secret talents 🙂