New meeting and hospitality hires, promotions and honorees, here and abroad.
Selina Chavry became regional director, Asia, for Pacific World. Langham Hospitality named Phil Keb its executive vice president of development for the Americas and Europe. Arnaud Beaulieu and Arnaud Patat joined Accor as, respectively, senior vice president of asset management and senior vice president of technical services with HotelInvest in Europe. Nick Pilbeam became divisional director […]
Jayesh “Jay” Patel became 2015 chairman of Best Western International’s board of directors. Duetto named Michael McCartan its managing director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Daniel Cheng became senior vice president of business development for Hard Rock International. Ryan O’Byrne became global sales director for Omni Hotels & Resorts. Steve Doyle became global initiatives […]
Liza Landsman, executive vice president & chief marketing officer of E*TRADE, joined the board of directors of Choice Hotels International. Wyndham Worldwide named Gail Mandel president & CEO of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals. Loews Hotels & Resorts named Jim Cone as senior vice president of marketing for 22 properties across the United States and Canada. […]
Event tech provider GenieConnect named Mark Poynton global vice president of sales. Jumeirah Group named Stephan Schüpbach its vice president of operations, responsible for overseeing hotels in Dubai and Asia Pacific, and the global wellness brand Talise. Thomas Heinrich became executive chef at Swissôtel Sydney’s restaurant, lounge and conference facilities. Mathew Paine became human resources […]
Philipp Real became general manager of the Vines Resort & Spa of Mendoza in Argentina. Anthony Cleary became general manager of Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa in Jindabyne, Australia. Novotel North America named Michael Singer area general manager of its Toronto properties. Casa de Campo resort in the Dominican Republic named Tom Perlozzo its director of […]