Industry Update
Appointment 6 May 2015

Vik Khokhar

Appointed Director of event planning
At The JW Marriott Chicago - IL, USA

Vik KhokharKhokhar has spent the last four years at the Dolce Hotels and Resorts, now part of Wyndham Hotel Group, where he started as the director of operations for the historic Seaview Golf Resort in New Jersey. In a short time, he was promoted to an assistant general manager, where he was a valuable contributor in redefining the brand. Additionally, Khokhar worked to establish standards for inspiring meetings and special events. Before his work with Dolce Hotels and Resorts, he also worked at other hotel properties, including The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, Ballantyne Resort in Charlotte and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in St. Louis. With a passion for events and creating luxurious guest experiences, Vik joins the JW Marriott Chicago team to set the stage for both corporate events and weddings in the hotel’s 44,000 square feet of premier event space.

Marriott International, Inc.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,000 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 131 countries and territories.
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