Edward Hobson began his sales and marketing career in the UK, working in a number of prestigious Central London hotels. Having gained extensive hospitality experience, Hobson went on to manage the sales and marketing function at the 630 bedroom Novotel London West, a flagship hotel for the Accor Group.
He moved to Hong Kong three years ago to join another Langham Hospitality Group hotel, the Eaton Hong Kong, as Director of Sales & Marketing before his recent transfer to Cordis, Hong Kong.
In his new role, Hobson will spearhead the commercial development of Cordis, Hong Kong and position the property as a first choice for discerning travellers and event planners.
Educated at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), Australia, Mavis Ko has built a solid and versatile experience in public relations, event management, brand identity and digital marketing by serving leading brands across different fields.
Before joining Cordis, Hong Kong, Mavis was previously the Brand Manager of Maxim’s Caterers, where she had directed the brand development of Urban Bakery and simplylife, two of the best-received brands owned by the restaurant chain operator; and strengthened the group’s brand identity and presence in social media. Cordis, Hong Kong entrusts Mavis with the mission of directing publicity and communications strategies, and expanding Cordis’ presence in the increasingly important digital marketplace.