Jocelyn WhitesideInterContinental 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.

She joins the team from Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa where she was Director of Sales and Marketing for three years and managed the pre-opening, the launch in April 2015 and led the team through the first and second years of operation with impressive year on year revenue growth, multiple awards and highly engaged social media channels.

Ms Whiteside was previously at InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa in her native Fiji and prior to that Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa and Yasawa Island Resort. Ms Whiteside works across the wholesale, leisure and the MICE sectors.

She studied for a Bachelor of Arts at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji and a Masters of Ecotourism at The James Cook University in Townsville in Australia. In her downtime, Ms Whiteside enjoys photography, reading, cooking and music.