New director of sales and marketing joins Grand Hyatt Amman

New director of sales and marketing joins Grand Hyatt Amman

Having worked in hotels since 1998, Zeid Talhami joins Grand Hyatt Amman with an impressive record of accomplishments.

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Marriott Hotel Al Forsan appoints new director of sales and marketing

Marriott Hotel Al Forsan appoints new director of sales and marketing

Ammar Helal began his career with Marriott International in 2013 as part of the sales team at Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel.

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ENVI Lodges appoints Paul Jordaan as director of operations

ENVI Lodges appoints Paul Jordaan as director of operations

Paul Jordaan was the GM of five Aman resorts in India, Sri Lanka and Bhutan. He also operated Six Senses resorts in Vietnam and Oman.

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HN meets Shangri-La Group’s Kapil Aggarwal

HN meets Shangri-La Group’s Kapil Aggarwal

Following his recent appointment, Aggarwal spoke to HN about the international hotel chain’s development and growth prospects for the region.

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Hala Massaad to become the new GM of of Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana in Amman

Hala Massaad to become the new GM of of Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana in Amman

As a hospitality expert who’s highly recognized in the industry, Hala Massaad has been with the Raouché Arjaan by Rotana since 2008.

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Marriott International appoints new GM of Le Royal Abu Dhabi

Marriott International appoints new GM of Le Royal Abu Dhabi

Brian Hashkowitz spent the last 11 years in the UAE, most recently as hotel manager for the JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai.

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Michelin-starred Vito Mollica appointed executive chef of Chic Nonna, Dubai

Michelin-starred Vito Mollica appointed executive chef of Chic Nonna, Dubai

Chef Mollica is known for preserving the properties of fresh ingredients while combining Italian and international flavors.

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Afif Salibi appointed general manager of Raffles Dubai

Afif Salibi appointed general manager of Raffles Dubai

This is his third time working at the hotel in Dubai’s wafi area. He first joined as part of the pre-opening team in 2007.

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Two new senior talents join Gates Hospitality

Two new senior talents join Gates Hospitality

Cowling will be responsible for all Gates Hospitality sites including guest experience, staff, budgets and P&Ls, marketing and business development.

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Nestlé appointed Remy Ejel as Chairman & CEO Middle East & North Africa

Nestlé appointed Remy Ejel as Chairman & CEO Middle East & North Africa

Ejel joined Nestlé in Saudi Arabia in 1998 and held various executive positions in different markets and countries over the years.

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