Jon Bourbaud Takes Over as General Manager of Bagan Lodge. Bourbaud brings almost two decades of hospitality industry expertise to the newly opened upscale resort, located just outside the historic Bagan Archaeological Zone.The 85-room boutique lodge is the latest destination post for the 46-year-old Aussie native, who has carved out a career at the helm of leading heritage, golf, beach and city properties across Australia, New Zealand and Vietnam. Pressrelease.
Terry Hitt appointed General Manager at Georgia's Aloft hotel. Georgia's first Aloft hotel continues to progress towards an opening during the first quarter of 2014 with Banyan Investment Group filling three of the hotel's key executive positions -- Terry Hitt as General Manager; Tonya Graham as Director of Sales & Communication; and Bryan Johns as Operations Manager. Hitt has more than 15 years of experience as a general manager, most recently at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott, a 405-room convention hotel in Norfolk, Virginia. He has also managed the Omaha Marriott, the Richmond (Virginia) Marriott, the Sheraton West Palm Beach, the Harrisburg (Pennsylvania) Crowne Plaza, and the Jacksonville Marriott. He earned his undergraduate degree in business administration at Berry College in Georgia. Source: HotelOnline