Scott Richer Hyatt’s new Regional VP of Development in Canada

Canada | 29 Jan, 2015

Richer will be responsible for the growth of Hyatt’s full service and select service brands in Canada.

Andrew Fox named GM at Crowne Plaza Newcastle – Stephenson Quarter

United Kingdom | 29 Jan, 2015

His immediate task is recruiting his senior management team and overseeing the final phase of construction of the hotel which is set to open in July this year.

Hotel Formule1 opens in the heart of Pune Pimpri

India | 29 Jan, 2015

Expanding Hotel Formule1 network to six hotels across India, the hotel features 115 rooms equipped with LED televisions, a storage area, free hi-speed Wi-Fi and soundproof windows.

Accor appoints two execs to HotelInvest

Europe | 29 Jan, 2015

Arnaud Beaulieu and Arnaud Patat are joining Accor as SVP Asset Management and SVP Technical Services respectively.

Mariam Karim new Director of Catering and Conference Services at Four Seasons Hotel New York

United States | 29 Jan, 2015

She originally joined Four Seasons in 2005 in Washington, DC as Senior Catering Sales Manager, and has achieved success in progressive positions with other hotel companies in Washington and Atlanta.

Traders Hotel, Dubai appoints Director of Sales and Marketing

United Arab Emirates | 29 Jan, 2015

Valerie Vayssiere has been with Shangri-La for 18 years. Prior to a role at Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, she spent 15 years at the Shangri-La Regional Sales Office in Europe.

Rezidor announces a reshaped Executive Committee

Global | 29 Jan, 2015

Marianne Ruhngaard, Senior Vice President & General Counsel; and Eugene Staal, Senior Vice President Technical Development have left the company.

New World Petaling Jaya Hotel to open in 2016

Malaysia | 28 Jan, 2015

The hotel will occupy the top 12 floors of a dual -use tower which also includes The Azure residences.

IHG to open third Holiday Inn in South Africa

South Africa | 28 Jan, 2015

Expected to open in Q1 of this year, the new Holiday Inn will be a conversion of the current Airport Grand Hotel & Conference Centre near O.R Tambo Airport in Johannesburg.

Two new execs at Absolute Hotel Services India & Middle East Regional Office

India | 28 Jan, 2015

Ms. Priya Mokal takes over as Marketing Communications/PR Manager and Mr. Bharat Panchal is the new Assistant Revenue & Distribution Manager.