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Hilton has named Dario Fiorino as the Executive Chef of Hilton Brisbane. He will be responsible for overseeing the hotel’s culinary team, including its extensive banquet operation, in-room dining, and Vintaged Bar + Grill.
Azamara has appointed Michelle Lardizabal as Chief Sales Officer, North America. She joins the cruise line with over 25 years of experience in tourism and cruising. Most recently she served as Senior Vice President and Commercial Sales Officer for MSC Cruises in the United States.
Svetlana Monastyrsky has taken on a new PR Manager role with Aurora Expeditions. She joins the cruise line after two-and-a-half years with Destination NSW, where she most recently served as PR Manager International.
Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort last week announced four key leadership team members have recently joined General Manager Pravin Kumar to reopen the line’s first branded resort on the resort island, after the property’s extensive renovation. Ranjeet Viswanathan joins as Director of Sales & Marketing, Gennaro Avagnale will serve as Executive Chef, Ganesh Mathur will be Director of Finance, and Weena Kuankid has been named Human Resource Manager.