Appointments

Interflight appoints Paul Cantillon as Commercial Manager

Paul Cantillon
Biggin Hill-based private jet operator, Interflight, has appointed Paul Cantillon as Commercial Manager.   
Paul holds 6 years operational experience in business aviation, including International JetClub Ltd and Optimum Aviation, with management of Bombardier and Gulfstream aircraft. Paul has extensive knowledge of aircraft types and national authorities, as well as both private and public operations.


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Hawai‘i Convention Center announces sales team additions and promotion

The Hawai‘i Convention Center (HCC), managed by AEG Facilities, has announced the following sales team additions and promotion.
Lois Asato – director of accounts – local
Asato was recently promoted from sales manager to director of accounts – Local where her primary responsibilities handling all of HCC catering sales, including meetings, conferences, expos, and banquets.


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Daniel Amadeus Steinke appointed General Manager of Aleenta Resort & Spa Phuket and Akyra Beach Club Phuket

Daniel Amadeus Steinke
AKARYN Hotel Group (AHG) has announced the appointment of Daniel Amadeus as General Manager of Aleenta Resort & Spa Phuket and of the brand new Akyra Beach Club Phuket.  
Daniel, a Swiss national, graduated with an Executive MBA with Reims Management School and renowned hospitality school École Hotelier de Lausanne, Switzerland. With over 25 Years in the hospitality industry Daniel comes to AHG with an abundance of world-class experience. He has worked with a number of hotels including the Shangri-La, Mandarin Oriental, Conrad, Movenpick, Kempinski, InterContinental hotels and most recently with Dulac Hotels Moscow/Zurich.


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Dusit International appoints new Vice Presidents of Sales and Marketing departments

Ms Prachoom Tantiprasertsuk
Global hospitality company Dusit International has announced the appointment of Ms Prachoom Tantiprasertsuk as Vice President Sales, and Mr Michael Leong as Vice President Marketing, effective from 15 February 2017.
Ms Tantiprasertsuk has worked for Dusit International since 2015 as General Manager of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket Resort. She studied Hotel Management at London City College and counts hotel companies such as Peninsula Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, InterContinental Hotels Group, and Anantara among her former employers.  In her new position she will oversee MICE, Online Travel Agents, Global Sales Offices, Hotel Sales, and Revenue Management.


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Four Seasons Hotel Toronto appoints new General Manager

Konrad Gstrein

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Konrad Gstrein has been named General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Toronto. A true leader in the industry, this is his sixth appointment with the company.
Gstrein’s illustrious career started with Four Seasons in 2001 as Assistant Guest Services Manager at Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. His journey has been fast paced and nonstop with signature assignments in Sydney and New York, where he worked in several management positions. In 2008, Gstrein was promoted to Director of Rooms at Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia.


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