Mr. Salla Vijay Kumar, is a recipient of National Award for Excellence in Hospitality Education. He is pursuing his Ph.D. in Management from Kadi University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat after M.Phil from Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai and B.Sc. (H & H.A.) degree from IGNOU from Institute of Hotel Management, Ahmedabad.
He has 5 years of International & National industrial exposure at Holiday Inn, Ahmedabad, Baisan International, Bahrain and Sarovar Group, Ahmedabad and teaching at Baisan Institute of Hotel Management, Bahrain; he is serving IHM Ahmedabad since 2002.
He writes for local, state and national level newspapers. He has represented Institute for Management Development Program in Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. His classes were telecasted live on Edu Sat at EMPC, IGNOU. He coordinates the Industrial Training, Research activities for students & Nodal Officer for Official Language Implementation Committee. His core areas are Food Production, Research, training and coordinates the institute and National Seminars.