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Showing posts from December 19, 2013

Auberge snags Four Seasons exec as new CEO

Boutique luxury hotel company Auberge Resorts has named Craig Reid as its new president and CEO, reporting to current CEO and Founder Mark Harmon, who will assume the role of managing partner.
Since 2011, Reid was president of hotel operations, Americas, at Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.
 This news comes just a week after Auberge secured a strategic investment from Friedkin Capital Partners to expand its presence internationally.

Accor continues to expand presence in India

Europe-based , a leading hotel operator, has been one of the most aggressive players in the Indian hospitality sector. 
The group opened three Novotel properties--Pune, Goa and Ahmedabad--in the fourth quarter of 2013, and plans to open atleast 13 more hotels in 2014. Senior executives from the company said that they are on track to touch its target of 50 hotels in  by 2015. After the three recently launched hotels, the total number of hotels India by Accor touched 25 across six brands.

Kempinski Ambience Hotel appoints Raag Verma as the Director of Sales

Kempinski’s first flagship hotel in India, Kempinski Ambience Hotel Delhi has appointed Raag Verma as the Director of Sales. Apart from guarding the sales team and administering their daily operations, Verma is also be accountable for supporting the team to achieve annual budgets, maintain market penetration index, and get involved in revenue management.