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Christmas Spotlight: Mike Sweeting
Paige Catton, Features Writer
Year after year, our festive spotlights prove very popular on the business pages of The Yorkshire Times, so this year we’ve brought the Q&A back, but with a difference!

For 2018, we’re posing 12 quickfire ‘one word’ questions to businesspeople throughout the region and revealing one per day in true advent calendar style!

Next up, it’s Mike Sweeting, General Manager from Jupiter Hotels…

Sum up 2018 for your business, in one word

Challenging

And a word that summarises how you expect 2019 to pan out?

Exciting

What’s the one word from this year you’re sick of hearing?

Difficult

Mike Sweeting, Jupiter Hotels
And the one you hope to hear more of in the 12 months ahead?

Trust

Which fellow Yorkshire business has impressed you this year?

Splendid Hospitality

If you could have one present for Christmas what would it be?

Balance

What’s the best Christmas gift you’ve ever bought for someone else?

Ring

What do you think is the most under-rated thing on your Christmas dinner plate?

Parsnips

How many people will be around your table on Christmas day?

Three

And which word would you use to sum up the ambience?

Quiet

Your favourite Christmas tipple?

Mulled wine

And a message to your friends, family, colleagues and peers as they welcome in 2019? (you can have more than one word for this one!)

Life is one big rollercoaster with many twists and turns and ups and downs, but it’s so much fun and very exciting – enjoy every minute of it!

More articles in this series...
Christmas Spotlight: Daniel Northcott
Christmas Spotlight: Tim Mercer
Christmas Spotlight: Martin Hill
Christmas Spotlight: Sharon Annat
Christmas Spotlight: Tony Passmore
Christmas Spotlight: Lesley Gulliver
Christmas Spotlight: Lucy Gordon
Christmas Spotlight: Danielle Tile
Christmas Spotlight: Roger Evans
Christmas Spotlight: Adam Oldfield
Christmas Spotlight: Mike Sweeting, 4th December 2018, 7:00 AM