Marco Polo Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Grace Hui as Director of Sales & Marketing of the Marco Polo Lingnan Tiandi Foshan in China, effective May 2011.
Grace has extensive experience in Sales & Marketing having worked with Intercontinental Hotel Group and Howard Johnson International in China; Royal Plaza Hotel, Lanson Place Boutique Hotel and Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Marco Polo Hotels, she was with the Holiday Inn Lido Beijing. In her new position, she works closely with the corporate and hotel team in overseeing and managing the sales & marketing, reservation, revenue and banquet departments of the soon to open hotel in Foshan.
“I like to welcome Grace to the Marco Polo team and I wish her every success as he takes up this position,” said Simon Pearson, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development of Marco Polo Hotels.
Marco Polo Hotels is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd; a Hong Kong-listed company with core business interests in property, investments, communications and container-terminal operations. Like the Italian explorer from whom the company is named, Marco Polo Hotels believes that travel is about discovery and recognition of the unique requirements of individual guests. Its roots are firmly in Asia, offering an exceptional experience demanded by discerning travellers. The Wharf Group, have been doing business in Asia since 1886 and it is from this heritage and commitment to the region, that Marco Polo Hotels also draws its distinctive position.