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 […]
Former ICCA CEO Tom Hulton received the International Congress and Convention Association’s Moises Shuster Award for outstanding service in the international meetings industry. Speaker Daniel Burrus received the “Legends of the Platform” award at the most recent Veterans Speakers Retreat. The annual award honors a select group of professional speakers who have been in the […]
A round-up of new hires, awards and promotions throughout the hospitality industry.
A quick look at who’s been hired, promoted or won awards in the meeting and hospitality industry.