Fairmont Raffles Hotels International appointed Jeff Tisdall as vice president of residential development for Asia Pacific and India. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group promoted K.B. Kachru to chairman of the hotel group in South Asia and appointed Raj Rana to succeed him as CEO. The global luxury hospitality company Jumeirah Group named Gert Kopera its senior […]
Kevin Rupp, Nancy Lindemer, Warren Breaux and Greg Wier were elected directors of the International Association of Conference Centers — the Americas (IACC). David Palmer was promoted to president and CEO of Diamond Resort International. Al Bentley became executive vice president and CFO. The Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino named Tom Calame its general […]
Ed Linsley was appointed general manager for AYANA Resort and Spa Bali. Petra Hedorfer resigned as president of the European Travel Commission. The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) named Carole Poillerat vice president for GBTA France. Wibke Carter became public relations manager at the German National Tourist Office in New York. The United Kingdom chapter […]
The International Association of Conference Centres (IACC) appointed Mark Cooper as chief executive officer. Jorge Garciadealba joined Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) as a global sales specialist responsible for assisting member meeting professionals, association executives, convention specialists and business executives with services and support for destinations outside of North America. UBM Live named James Samuel […]
Robin Anderson has joined GMI Portal and will report on the European meetings industry. Langham Hospitality Group named Floria Wun its international director of public relations. Anton Nikodemus became president and COO of casino marketing, a new position, for MGM Resorts International. InterContinental Hotels Group named Douglas Martell vice president of operations for the southwest […]
A short list of new hotel and venue sales contacts for meeting planners around the world.