TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel website, announces the expansion of its senior team with the appointment of John Dila, in the newly created position of Director, Customer Care. Dila’s role includes developing and launching a new global customer care unit dedicated to supporting the hospitality industry and TripAdvisor’s member community.
Coral Hospitality, a full-service hospitality management and investment company specializing in hotels, clubs and residential communities, has been awarded the management contract for The Savoy Hotel on Miami’s World Famous South Beach. The 75 suite hotel was recently acquired by Allied Partners, NY, and will undergo a multi-million dollar refurbishment.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) plans to more than triple its staff in China to 90,000 from 29,800 by 2015, as it aims to build 100 hotels in the world's second-largest economy despite uncertainties stemming from sovereign debt issues in the U.S. and Europe.
Last week, we featured part I of Aruna's checklist for Communication Champions - Click here.
This here is Part II.
In Part Two of my Communications’ Checklist follow the remainder of the alphabets each hoping to enjoy a place in your mind space and get reflected upon on several thought-provoked occasions.
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I mentioned this briefly in the FOOD head, but you need to have a big yen for photography. That a picture says more than a thousand words is so much more pertinent for hotels. There are guest room, Lobby, Spa, Pool, Banqueting, restaurant images to be shot for use in
brochures and other collateral, food shots to be organized for marketing literature and the press and images to be developed for the virtual tours on the website.
Not only do you need to have a good panel of photographers you work with but you must also have a keen eye for angles, lighting, subjects, props, backgrounds, image size, clarity etc. and most of all a strong focus on the fact that…