cnt was founded late in 1993 as a fusion between two different
The initial company, United Development & Promotion Co. (UDP),
was specialized in the sector of real estate development for the hospitality
industry and operated exclusively in the United States.
The other firm, Innovating Quality (IQ), was based in the UAE as a
local operational consulting company active in the Middle East and
North African area to support owners of hotels and restaurants in
their different needs and challenges.
After merging UDP & IQ, the new company cnt started to respond
globally to all client requirements under one roof.
Fast growing trouble shooting assignments, was the key reason for
cnt hiring freelancers and made forward expansion to the travel- and
executive search sectors. Thus, cnt founded, in 1995, a new brand,
the "tailored hospitality recruitment - THR".
Meanwhile cnt is operating out of lebanon with nine main
executive officers and more than thirty six freelance consultants
in seven languages, in five continents and for more than twenty five
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