Named group board member
At Macdonald Hotels (UK) in Bathgate, United Kingdom
Macdonald Hotels and Resorts has added Simon Jackson, group sales director and chief executive of Macdonald Resorts, to its group board.
Jackson joined the group, one of the UK’s largest independent hotel groups, in 2003 as marketing director of Macdonald Resorts, having previously worked in the US, Europe and the Caribbean for leisure brands including Airtours and Diamond Resorts International. He was appointed chief executive of the resorts business in 2005, and was also appointed group sales director in 2013.