Ms. Öktem brings to her new position more than 17 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry, many of which she spent in executive sales roles at top-tier hotels in her native Turkey.
Rosewood Hong Kong names Angus Pitkethley new Director of Sales and Marketing
Pitkethley’s global outlook has been shaped by 27 years of experience in global hotel sales and marketing in Australia, Belgium, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Hay Creek Hotels announces Michael Bonasia as Director of Sales and Marketing of Hotel Hartness in Greenville, South Carolina
Bonasia will be responsible for driving business development and leading the sales and marketing team for the 73-room hotel, that features the only premier spa suites in Greenville.
IHG Hotels & Resorts appoints Christopher Koleros as new DOSM
In his new role, Koleros will focus on leading the Mauritius team in commercial sales strategies, marketing and public relations.
Jad Frem named Commercial Director at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
Frem joins Conrad Maldives Rangali Island from Six Senses, where he held the role of Regional Director of Sales & Marketing overseeing the brand’s Indian Ocean properties.
John Rovie named DOSM at Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
Rovie will supervise all sales and marketing activities for the harbor front property.
Thompson Buckhead appoints GM and DOSM for fall opening
Dynamic pair set to elevate Atlanta’s hospitality scene as the team behind one of the city’s most anticipated hotels.
Larry Jones named DOSM at westdrift Manhattan Beach
Jones leads a team of four in fashioning innovative strategies to garner new and repeat business from meetings and events clientele, while heightening awareness of westdrift among business and leisure travelers, and the surrounding community.
Katie Niccum named DOSM at TownePlace Suites
Commonwealth Hotels announced that Katie Niccum has been appointed the director of sales and marketing of the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Indianapolis Downtown.
AC Hotel Miami Dadeland appoints female-led executive team
Adriana Vellojin named General Manager, and Maria Maloney named Director of Sales and Marketing for AC Hotel Miami Dadeland as it looks to open later this summer.