12 September 2017, Hong Kong – Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Vanessa Kong as Director of Sales & Marketing for Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong.
Bringing more than 20 years of hospitality industry experience across the Middle East and Asia, Ms Kong has held senior management positions at several reputable hotel companies, including Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, Mandarin Oriental Hotels, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts, Dusit International and Montigo Resorts. She was most recently Director of Sales & Marketing at Banyan Tree and Angsana Bintan before joining Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong.
“Ms Kong is very passionate about Sales & Marketing. She is an inclusive team leader and a strategic thinker. I am confident that she will lead the three Marco Polo hotels in Hong Kong to greater business growth and profitability,” said Mr Thomas Salg, General Manager of Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong.
In her new role as Director of Sales & Marketing for Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong, Ms Kong will be responsible for the overall strategic direction and oversee Sales & Marketing across Corporate, MICE, Communications, Events, Leisure and Loyalty Marketing departments for the Marco Polo Hongkong, Gateway and Prince hotels.
Marco Polo Hotels - Hong Kong
Situated in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui in Kowloon, the three Marco Polo hotels in Hong Kong, namely Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel, Gateway Hotel and Prince Hotel, form part of Harbour City – Hong Kong’s largest shopping complex with more than 450 shops featuring the world’s leading luxury brands. The three hotels comprise 1,459 well-appointed and spacious guestrooms and suites, all equipped with complimentary handy smartphone and Wi-Fi plus deluxe amenities. Every Marco Polo hotel befits the new-age traveller, whether on business or leisure, with its elegant design, impeccable service and modern comforts. Marco Polo Hotels is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd, a Hong Kong-listed company with core business interests in property and investments in communications and container-terminal operations.
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