LYNN Ormiston has been promoted to be Event Manager for the Luxperience trade show, replacing the outgoing Michelle Papas (TD 28 Oct).
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Tony Kearn has joined Louis T Collection as General Manager of the company’s first Australian hotel, Quay Perth, where he will be tasked with developing the brand’s profile. Kearn has more than 10 years’ experience in hotel management, with his most recent role being hotel manager at Rendezvous Hotel Central Perth.
Hotel booking platform Room-Res.com has announced the appointment of Sharyn Van der Veeken, who will be taking up the position of Business Development Manager for Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. Van der Veeken started last week and will be based out of Room-Res’ Melbourne office.
Christopher Ely has assumed the role of Vice President of Business Development and Asset Management at Story Group, where he will join the Asia Pacific leadership team to roll out the company’s strategy for sustainable growth, and develop and execute regional development plans in line with its 2025 goals.
Outrigger Hotels and Resorts has welcomed new Executive Chef Hicham Mneimneh at its private island four-star resort Castaway Island, Fiji. Chef Hicham has worked with the cuisines of 23 nations, has been involved in the opening of eight hotels and five fine-dining restaurants, and has served presidents and Arab royalty.