A Rosewood veteran, Al Bik has been with the brand since 2006, serving first as assistant director of rooms at Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel and then as hotel manager of Rosewood Jeddah.
Brett Schoenfield is the new General Manager, Pamela Wolff is the new Director of Sales and Marketing and Sandra Lamey joins as the new Spa Director.
Expected to open in the early spring of 2017, the city resort will have about 420 hotel rooms and 2,300 m2 of restaurant and conference facilities. The design of the hotel involves a comprehensive renovation of the existing hotel property Sergel Plaza.
Holly Perkins, a certified strength & conditioning specialist and founder of Women’s Strength Nation, kicks off a series of on-site well-being retreats.
Company announces record year of signings driven by conversion deals, new St Regis Istanbul opening in Turkey and expected accelerated growth in 2015.
Guests, staff and even hotel investors need reassurance that they are going to be safe and secure, so hoteliers must work to minimising risk through ensuring that their property’s safety and security procedures are as robust as possible.
The segment he will lead encompasses all Sofitel (luxury), Pullman (upscale), and MGallery (upscale) hotels throughout the region, excluding Cuba and the Dominican Republic.
O’Stean joins Carlson Rezidor from Piper Jaffray & Company in Atlanta, where he served as managing director and led a division of the hospitality investment banking team that focused on the development of privately-owned hotels.
Nassar joined Hilton International in 1988 and has held various managerial positions at Luxor Hilton, Hilton El Ain in UAE, Nile Hilton and Hilton Sharm Dreams in Sharm El Sheikh.