The SL LUX Baha Mar resort in Nassau, Bahamas, welcomed Xavier Moulin as general manager and Julian Cable-Treadwell as sales & marketing director.
Kirk Kirton became executive chef at the Fairmont Royal Pavilion hotel on the Platinum Coast in Barbados.
Andrew Dergousoff, who works on digital meetings at ICS Canada. won the inaugural IAPCO Innovation Award at IMEX Frankfurt.
Yarlin Faurer was named spa director at the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa in the Cayman Islands.
Brett Model became resort manager at China’s Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain.
Raymond Cheung joined the Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui, as executive chef.
James Clark became general manager at the new Hilton London Bankside hotel.
Alexandre de Brouwer became general manager at the Hyatt Ziva Cancun in Mexico.
St. Kitts Marriott Resort & the Royal Beach Casino named Sharon Bathory its human resources director, Benjamin Kim its finance director and Mark Whetton its engineering director.
Robert Swade became group COO for the Jumeirah Group, based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group appointed Elias Assaly as vice president of operations for managed hotels.
Burt Cabañas, founder and chairman of U.S.-based Benchmark Hospitality International, was named Alumnus of the Year by Florida International University.
Preferred Hotels & Resorts promoted four executives less than four months after a major rebranding: Hiram Chandiramani to CFO; Ken Mastrandrea to COO; Casey Uberroth to chief marketing officer; and Michelle Woodley to executive vice president.
Jeffrey Freund became senior vice president at Midscale Brands in the Americas for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group; Alissa Montbriand became vice president of global integrated marketing.
Mark Jennings became Destination Hotels’ senior vice president, East Region.
Robin Kirk became principal and CEO of Scott Hotel & Resort Management.
Stephen K. Miller became senior vice president of development & acquisitions at Interstate Hotels & Resorts; Richard Tannenbaum became senior vice president of sales & marketing.
Forbes Travel Guide named Jennifer Kane McGee as vice president of client services.
Mike Rusbridge, chairman of Reed Exhibitions since 1996, announced he’ll retire at the end of the year.
Patrick Vyncke joined HRI Lodging as director of acquisitions & development.
Ken Wilson, co-founder and partner of CHMWarnick, won the University of New Hampshire Hosptiality Management Program’s distinguished alumni award.
Ayo Akinsete became general manager at the Dream Hollywood in Los Angeles.
Raymond Soria became F&B director at Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa [Calif.].
Jeff Leidy served as operations director for the Taste of L.A. at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Rachel Haggstrom was named executive chef at Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, Calif.
Shannon Labbe, a onetime sales manager at the Residence Inn Pasadena Arcadia [Calif.] become general manager.
The Loews Regency San Francisco named Loris Menfi as general manager.
The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel [Calif.] named Zach Dallessandro its executive chef.
Steven Janicek became general manager at the Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch on Beaver Creek Mountain in Avon, Colo.
Lori Kashman, head concierge at St. Julien Hotel & Spa in Boulder, Colo., was accepted into the prestigious Les Clefs d’Or USA.
The Curtis in Denver named Zach Lybbert its sales & marketing director.
Keystone Resort [Colo.] named Jordan Alley as executive chef at its Ski Tip Lodge.
Nick Lorusso became operations director at the Marriott Hartford Downtown in Connecticut.
The new Bethany Beach Ocean Suites in Delaware named Patrick Staib as general manager.
Mickael Damelincourt was named managing director of Trump International Hotel, scheduled to open in mid-2016 on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.
The Westin Cape Coral [Fla.] Resort welcomed Christopher Owens as general manager of restaurants & bars.
George Powell-Lopez became spa director at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Laura Capobianco joined the Renaissance World Golf Village Resort and Convention Center in Jacksonville/St. Augustine, Fla., as event sales manager. Jennifer Jenkins became event meeting manager & social catering specialist.
The Carillon Hotel & Spa in Miami Beach welcomed Lester L. Scott as managing director.
John Luke became general manager at the Hilton Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center [Fla.].
Angela Meeker became F&B director at the Hotel Zamora in St. Pete Beach, Fla.
Ashley Hawn became F&B director at the Costa d’Este Beach Resort & Spa in Vero Beach, Fla.
Atlanta-based Hotel Equities named Erika Bauchrowitz as regional director of operations.
Patrick Palmer became general manager at th Crowne Plaza Atlanta-Midtown.
Leslie Brown became catering manager at the Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga.
Hilton Hawaiian Village on Waikiki Beach in Honolulu named Charles Charbonneau its executive chef.
Sarah Singer Gagnon became group sales director at the New Orleans Marriott.
Ross Turnbull became executive chef at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside.
Portland [Maine] Harbor Hotel named Eric Flynn its F&B director and welcomed back former executive chef Tim Labonte, who becomes regional executive chef for Hart Hotels.
Lindsey Struck became general manager of the Hotel on North in the Berkshires, near Pittsfield, in western Massachusetts.
Carrie Stremsterfer became associate director of sales in charge of large convention business at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch.
Dan Daley became general manager of the Dream Downtown hotel near Manhattan’s meatpacking district.
Angus Lamond was hired as sales director for the Quality Inn & Suites University and the Country Inn & Suites in Boone, N.C.
Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center in Bend, Ore., hired Erick Trachsel as sales director and Moe Elwefai as F&B director.
Michael Frits became general manager of the Springmaid Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Stephanie Mehail became general manager of the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Dallas; Emily Waddell was named sales director.
Sherry Abedi and Kate McDonald Brown were named general manager and area director of sales & marketing at Quirk Hotel, scheduled to open in September in Richmond, Va.
The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., named famed golfer Lee Trevino its gold pro emeritus.