Industry Update
Appointment29 December 2014

Brian D’ Souza

Appointed Assistant Food and Beverage Manager
At Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Brian D’ SouzaBrian D’ Souza, the property’s new assistant food and beverage manager, is set to ensure that all short-term and long-term targets of F&B operations are met. In his newly assumed position, he will direct the department’s activities to boost revenue and profitability, and ensure that high quality products and service are delivered to guests. With seven years of experience in the hotel’s F&B field, he previously worked at Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, where he served as room service captain and worked his way up to restaurant manager.

Wyndham Hotel Group

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: WH) is the world’s largest hotel franchising company, with over 9,200 hotels across more than 80 countries on six continents. Through its network of approximately 822,000 rooms appealing to the everyday traveler, Wyndham commands a leading presence in the economy and midscale segments of the lodging industry.
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