Hilton Kuala Lumpur recently announced the appointment of Linda Pecoraro as its General Manager. She will oversee the day-to-day operations of the 512-guest rooms luxury hotel.
“We are excited to welcome Linda Pecoraro as General Manager and look forward to her building on the strong foundation we already have at Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Her appointment adds valuable leadership to the property and upholds our commitment to further enhance service quality and brand value in the future. With her wealth of experience, I trust that Linda will pave the way for only great things to come,” said Jamie Mead, Senior Director, Operations, South East Asia.
Pecoraro brings an incredible track record of over 30 years of diverse work experience in the hospitality business tucked under her belt, earned through stints in some of the best full-service and luxury hotels in the UK, Singapore, Australia, and Malaysia. After university, Linda began her career as a Restaurant Manager in Brisbane Australia before essaying multiple roles across various departments at other luxury hotels. From there, she went on to join Hilton in 2013 as Director of Operations at Hilton Petaling Jaya before moving on to become the Hotel Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns, Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Prior to her latest appointment, she led the Hilton Kota Kinabalu team and Conrad Manila team as General Manager.
When asked about her appointment in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Linda commented, “I am delighted to be back in Kuala Lumpur and at the iconic Hilton Kuala Lumpur. To be the General Manager of Hilton Kuala Lumpur has always been on my bucket list and I consider Kuala Lumpur as home. We will continue to find innovative ways to delight our guests and strive for an ongoing focus on sustainability to showcase the bounty of Malaysian produce.”
With spacious rooms and modern décor, Hilton Kuala Lumpur offers exceptional amenities, customized assistance, and a stunning panoramic view of Lake Garden. Other hotel facilities include nine upscale dining outlets, an award-winning luxury spa, and a glistening outdoor pool. The hotel is also fitted with a pillarless Grand Ballroom that can accommodate up to 1,000 guests and five other multi-functional event rooms, all equipped with modern A/V technology, internet access, and intelligent lighting.
Hilton Kuala Lumpur is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 world-class brands. Members who book directly through Hilton’s direct channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Hilton Honors Points and cash to book a stay, free standard Wi-Fi, and an exclusive member discount that is only available through this channel. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.