Employees are promoted, careers are gaining momentum, hotels are flourishing, potentials are being recovered, investments are made and environmentally friendly solutions are continuously being devised. The success stories keep increasing for the Danish hotel chain Zleep Hotels - and here is one more. A meteoric career based upon trust and supportKathrine Munch-Tranholm started her career at Zleep Hotels just four years ago as an intern at Zleep Hotel Copenhagen City, and in June this year she took over the position as Hotel Manager at the same hotel.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Rockford Riverfront, owned and operated by Gorman and Company, today announced Fred DeLaRosa has been appointed as the hotel's new General Manager. Embassy Suites by Hilton is a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton (NYSE: HLT). The 12-story, 160-suite hotel is located at 401 South Main Street. The property is currently under construction and is scheduled to open Spring 2020.
Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort's management is delighted to welcome Mark Timbrell, British national, as the hotel General Manager. Timbrell joins Kempinski Lebanon from his most recent role as General Manager with Kempinski Hotel Amman and returns to Beirut after seven years where he previously managed Gefinor Rotana in Hamra. Timbrell comes with a vast knowledge of the region, having 24 years of experience out of 35 in the Levant and GCC areas including Lebanon, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan and Qatar.
As YOTEL Boston, the affordable luxury hotel brand inspired by first-class air travel, continues to evolve its food and beverage offerings, it has announced that Michael Letterman has joined the team as Food & Beverage Director. With more than 25 years of hospitality experience, Letterman began his career working for iconic Boston restaurateur Anthony Athanas at the General Glover House, Hawthorne, and Hawthorne by the Sea.
GCommerce has announced the ascension of Lindley Cotton to President of the organization. Over her storied career at GCommerce, Mrs. Cotton has been a powerful and insightful voice in hospitality digital marketing. She has crafted award winning campaigns and helped GCommerce clients achieve premium results. Mrs. Cotton started at GCommerce in the Search Engine Marketing department before moving into the Strategic Marketing department followed by the Account Services Department.
Susan is looking forward to be working at the forefront of hospitality technology with ALICE and is eager to bring ALICE's innovations to hotels across the Southwest region.
Sascha Hemmann has been appointed managing director of Rosewood Bermuda, the island's 200-acre premier resort located in Tucker's Point, which reopened in April 2018 following a comprehensive $25 million renovation. In his new role, Hemmann will lead all facets of the prestigious property, including the establishment's 88-room luxury resort, Tucker's Point Private Member's Club, Tucker's Point Beach Club and the award-winning Tucker's Point Golf Club designed by Charles Bank.
With a stellar career spanning over 26 years, Shiva Kumar's journey in the hotel industry started with some of India's leading organizations and hotel chains. With varied brands in his portfolio like The Taj Group of Hotels, The Leela, Four Seasons and Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Shiva Kumar's most recent role were with the Kempinski Hotels in Nairobi.At The St. Regis Mumbai, Shiva Kumar will be a part of the legacy of 'The Best Address' leading the vibrant finance team to sc ale greater heights.A thorough academician, Shiva Kumar is a Chartered Finance Manager from the Indian School of Business Management and has completed his MBA in International and Corporate Finance from ISBM, Mumbai.
The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd, a collection of more than 400 independent, luxury hotels in over 80 destinations, is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Walker to the position of Senior Vice President, Global Sales, effective as of July 11, 2019. Walker will be based in Leading Hotels' New York headquarters and will report directly to Interim CEO Shannon Knapp. As Senior Vice President, Global Sales, Walker will be responsible for leading the global sales organization and strategy across the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, and Africa.
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island has appointed Pieter van Beugen as its hotel manager.Beugen, who began his career in Salzburg, has held several management positions in the UAE, Austri.