Industry Update
Appointment 1 November 2016

Katherine Gordon

Appointed Regional Director of Sales and Marketing
At COMO Hotels and Resorts in London, United Kingdom

Katherine GordonCOMO Hotels and Resorts are pleased to announce the appointment of their new Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for COMO Metropolitan London, COMO Metropolitan London Apartments and COMO The Halkin.Katherine Gordon, who will be based at COMO Metropolitan London on Park Lane will be responsible for leading the Sales and Marketing, Revenue and Events Teams using her extensive experience to enhance the profile of the London properties. Hailing from Scotland, Katherine graduated in Hospitality Management from The Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen. Her most recent position has been as Commercial Director at Belgraves, a Thompson Hotel where she has overseen the rebranding of the business to The Hari Hotel as part of Harilela Hotels. Katherine first gained exposure in sales at the Coppid Beech Hotel in Bracknell before joining Sheraton and building a highly successful career with Starwood Hotels and Resorts followed by 5 years at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower & Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel as Director of Sales and Marketing.

COMO Hotels and Resorts

COMO Hotels and Resorts offers personalised luxury travel experiences in its urban hotels, island resorts, adventure retreats, and wellness resorts. The focus is always on service, wellness and cuisine, while trying to uphold a strong, sustainable approach towards the people and places where we operate.
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Recent Appointments at COMO Hotels and Resorts

Elisa Chacon - Global Director of Sales Americas

18 September 2019 — Singapore-based luxury hotel group Como Hotels and Resorts appointed Elisa Chacon senior global director of sales for the Americas. Based in New York, she will manage both East and West Coast global sales offices and forge relationships with luxury consortia, wholesale and high-end travel agencies.
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Tapa Tibble - Managing Director of the Americas

14 November 2018 — Singapore-based lifestyle collection the COMO Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Tapa Tibble as Managing Director of the Americas. In this role, Tapa will be based in the Turks and Caicos, overseeing the Northern Caribbean's pre-eminent private island resort COMO Parrot Cay, as well as sister property COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach in Florida — two award-winning destinations owned and managed by COMO Hotels and Resorts and the upcoming projects that are in the pipeline in the region.
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Steven Black - Executive Chef

27 August 2018 — COMO Point Yamu, a contemporary oceanside resort overlooking the Andaman Sea, has recently appointed Steven Black as Executive Chef. Black will lead the culinary offering of the resort, which includes the Italian restaurant La Sirena, serving simple, wood-fired cuisine; the southern Thai street food restaurant, Nahmyaa; the colourful Aqua Bar; and the beach-style bar and restaurant at COMO Beach Club, which serves authentic Thai dishes and refreshing juices.
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