Global hospitality company Dusit International has announced the appointment of Prachoom Tantiprasertsuk as Vice President Sales, and Michael Leong as Vice President Marketing. Dusit International currently operates 29 properties worldwide.
The Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (ASAP), the not-for-profit trade body for the serviced apartment sector, has announced that Richard Whittaker, Director of Supplier Management (EMEA) at Oakwood Worldwide, has been appointed as its new Chairman.
Big Cypress Lodge, a wilderness-inspired hotel inside the 32-story Memphis Pyramid that is now a one-of-a-kind Bass Pro Shops retail and lifestyle experience from founder Johnny Morris, has announced the appointment of Nail Task as General Manager. Mr Task will oversee operations for the 104-room city hotel with meetings and event space that commands the second and third floors of the 535,000 square foot Pyramid located on the banks of the Mississippi River.
Konrad Gstrein has been named General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Toronto. A true leader in the industry, this is his sixth appointment with the company.
GF Management, a leading hotel ownership and management company with more than 85 upscale and midscale US hotels and resorts in its portfolio, has announced that Joseph D Del Guidice has been named as the company’s President. Mr Del Guidice joined GF Management 16 months ago as the Senior Vice President of Operations and has worked closely with its CEO Ken Kochenour.
Hospitality veteran Bill Petrella joined the Hotel Emma, a 146-room boutique luxury hotel located in San Antonio, as the property's General Manager. Mr Petrella joins Hotel Emma with over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry and a successful background in leading hotels to higher levels of service and guest satisfaction.
Benchmark, a global hospitality company, has named Joseph M. DeMille, Director of Sales and Marketing for The Chattanoogan. The hotel is a Benchmark Resorts and Hotels property located in the heart of revitalized Chattanooga, Tennessee. Tom Cupo, Benchmark's Regional Managing Director for The Chattanoogan, made the announcement.
Singapore's ICP has appointed veteran hotelier Stephen Burt to the role of chairman of Travelodge Hotels Asia.
M&R Hotel Management today announced the appointment of Felix Maldonado as the general manager of the 250-room Hilton Garden Inn New York Times Square South, now under construction at 326 West 37th Street and scheduled to open in June.
Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Richard Branson, welcomes Korollan King as the new Vice President of Accounting. Ms King, who is based in Miami, will oversee the brand's accounting and financial operations.