Movers and Shakers

Langham Appoints Regional Directors of Sales and Marketing
by Staff Reporter

Langham Hospitality Group has created two new regional director of sales and marketing roles to support its growing international operations. It has named Robert Touzel as the regional director of...

Ip heads Hilton Worldwide's Greater China restructuring
by Staff Reporter

Edmond Ip has been made Hilton Worldwide's chairman for China to oversee and advise on all of the company's operational interests in Greater China including implementing a new organisational...

Zancanaro moves north as GM of Grand Hyatt Beijing
by Staff Reporter

Grand Hyatt Beijing has appointed Malcolm Zancanaro as general manager. Zancanaro has been with Hyatt for over 20 years in a career that includes more than 10 years in senior management positions...

Two hospitality professionals join the Archipelago
by Staff Reporter

Archipelago Hotels and Resorts has appointed Anthony A. Sebastian as general manager of The Datai Langkawi, and Pat Phanekham as hotel manager of The Club Saujana Resort, Kuala Lumpur.

Tanasijevich takes charge at Marina Bay Sands Singapore
by Staff Reporter

George Tanasijevich has made president and CEO of Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. He will also be managing director of Global Development for Las Vegas Sands Corp, the parent company of Marina Bay...

Yoshimura leaves Phuket to take helm at The Sukhothai
by Staff Reporter

Pattama Yoshimura is the new hotel manager at The Sukhothai Bangkok. She has gained more than 12 years management experience at international hotels in Thailand.

Two senior roles announced at New World Hospitality
by Staff Reporter

New World Hospitality has promoted Symon Bridle to chief operating officer and has appointed John Shamon as senior vice president – technical services. Bridle joined New World Hospitality in 2009...

Fisher to open Foshan location for Marco Polo
by Staff Reporter

Marco Polo Hotels has made Nigel Fisher general manager of the soon-to-open Marco Polo Lingnan Tiandi in Foshan, which is scheduled to open in December.

Hui directs sales and marketing at new Marco Polo location
by Staff Reporter

Grace Hui has been made director of sales and marketing for the Marco Polo Lingnan Tiandi Foshan. She has extensive experience in sales marketing having worked with Intercontinental Hotel Group...

Marriott strengthens global sales team in Asia
by Staff Reporter

Marriott International has strengthened its global sales representation in Asia with the appointment of two key positions. John Toomey has been appointed vice president, Global Sales North Asia...