Named Vice President, Brand Design
At Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Kuala Lumpur - NY, Malaysia
In his new role, Jacobs will head a team in charge of setting the creative vision for Starwood’s luxury and design-driven brands, including W Hotels, Le Méridien, St. Regis and The Luxury Collection. Specifically, Jacobs will oversee the design studio that directs the interior creative concepts and executes all style guidelines for the four brands across Starwood’s leading global portfolio. He reports to Mike Tiedy, Senior Vice President Brand Design & Innovation. Jacobs brings to Starwood more than 20 years of design, brand-building and business expertise. Most recently he was a Principal and Design Director at Gensler, a global architecture, design and planning firm with 32 offices and almost 2,500 professionals in Asia, UK, and the Americas.
Recent Appointments at Starwood
13 January 2017 — Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Delargy to the position of General Manager. Delargy will be responsible for the strategic direction, guest satisfaction and day to day operations of the newly renovated 420-room hotel.read more
14 November 2016 — As General Manager of W Las Vegas, Eberwein oversees all operational aspects of the property. He brings twenty years of hospitality expertise to his position, which has been honed over the course of his career managing W hotels, with prior positions as General Manager at W Los Angeles – West Beverly Hills and Hotel Manager at W San Francisco.read more
14 November 2016 — As Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Baran is responsible for developing strategic marketing campaigns, overseeing the property’s operating structures and coaching the property to create and execute strategic goals for W Las Vegas.read more