Benchmark, a global hospitality company, has named Denis Volic General Manager of the Spanish Garden Inn, a Gemstone Collection property located in Santa Barbara, California. Greg Champion, Benchmark’s President, made the announcement.
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced the departure of David Scowsill, President and CEO, after six years at the helm of the organization. During his tenure as the third President in the 26 year history of WTTC, he has taken the organisation to new heights, championing the private sector views in high level governmental discussions and promoting the sustainable growth of Travel and Tourism.
Assila Hotel, Jeddah’s magnificent new landmark hotel, opened just last month, has announced the appointment of Harry Fernandes as General Manager, who makes his first appearance on behalf of the hotel at the Arabian Travel Market being held April 24-27, 2017 at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Choice Hotels appoints Eleonora Tarzibachi as Head of Brand Development and Management for Ascend Hotel Collection
Choice Hotels International has appointed Eleonora Tarzibachi as Head of Brand Development and Management of its Ascend Hotel Collection, the industry's first and largest global, soft brand collection of independent unique, boutique and historic hotels and resorts.
Aparium Hotel Group’s Hewing Hotel has announced the appointment of Pablo Molinari as General Manager of the hotel. With over 20 years of industry experience, Mr Molinari will leverage his extensive knowledge of the hospitality business to oversee the day-to-day operations and financial success of the hotel and its restaurant, Tullibee.
Ryan Laskey has been announced as the General Manager of Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel to lead the hotel chain's second hotel in North America. The upscale hotel, managed by HEI Hotels and Resorts, boasts 421 guestrooms and suites alongside 17,000 square feet of functional meeting space in an ideal Northern California location.
Benchmark Hospitality International, a leading US-based hospitality management company, has appointed Rubin Sabater Director of Operations for ONE Bal Harbour Resort and Spa, a personal luxury resorts and hotels property located in Miami Beach.
Jocelyn Whiteside has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at the InterContinental in Koh Samui, Thailand
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam, in Koh Samui, Thailand is delighted to announce the appointment of Jocelyn Whiteside as Director of Sales and Marketing. Ms Whiteside has joined the team and brings with her a wealth of experience and an impressive skillset.
San Francisco’s Hotel VIA appoints General Manager, Barbara Perzigian and Director of Sales and Marketing, Jerry Leap
Hotel VIA, an independently operated and owned hotel located in San Francisco’s South Beach neighborhood, announces Barbara Perzigian as General Manager and Jerry Leap as Director of Sales and Marketing. The 159-room boutique property is scheduled to open in May 2017. In summer 2014, Ms Perzigian and Mr Leap were hired as consultants to ownership for Hotel VIA and have since played key roles in the overall development, design, and management of the property.
Tom Tabler has been appointed General Manager at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert in the US. Most recently Mr Tabler held the position of General Manager at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort and Spa. He led an exceptional team of professionals who consistently deliver extraordinary guest and event satisfaction performance.