Movers and Shakers

John Burger appointed general manager of Hilton Guangzhou Tianhe
by Marie Incles

Hilton Worldwide has announced the appointment of South African hotelier, John Burger, as general manager of the Hilton Guangzhou Tianhe.

Sean Raine appointed general manager at Westin Siray Bay Resort, Phuket
by Marie Incles

Sean Raine has joined the opening team at The Westin Siray Bay Resort and Spa Phuket as hotel manager where his knowledge and experience has been instrumental in the opening of the resort.

Christoph Szymanski appointed as manager at Mandarin Orchard Singapore
by Marie Incles

Christoph Szymanski has been appointed manager for Mandarin Orchard Singapore, Meritus Hotels & Resorts' award-winning, flagship hotel on Orchard Road.

Martin Verpoorten appointed general manager at The Westin Xiamen
by Marie Incles

Westin Hotels and Resorts has appointed of Martin Verpoorten as the General Manager of The Westin Xiamen, opening in first quarter of 2012.

Senior appointments at St Regis Shenzhen
by Staff Reporter

Stephen Ford has been appointed as general manager of the 297-room St. Regis Shenzhen to open in late 2011. He is also vice president, area managing director, South China, for Starwood Hotels...

New general manager at Beijing Wangfujing
by Staff Reporter

Hilton Worldwide has announced the appointment of Marc de Beer as general manager for Hilton Beijing Wangfujing.

Raffles appoints regional VP for Europe, Middle East & Africa
by Staff Reporter

Raffles Hotels & Resorts has appointed Peter French as regional vice president - Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) for Raffles Hotels & Resorts.

Absolute Hotel Services Appoints Senior VP Sales and Marketing
by Staff Reporter

Absolute Hotel Services Group, a hotel management and consultancy company based in Bangkok, has appointed Atilla Erda as senior VP Sales & Marketing responsible for overseeing all sales and...

Worldhotels Appoints VP of Global Marketing and Sales
by Staff Reporter

Worldhotels, a leading group for independent hotels worldwide, has appointed Paulo Salvador as its new vice president of Global Marketing & Sales and vice president for EMEA (Europe, Middle...