Industry Update
Appointment12 May 2017

Sarah McCully

Appointed General Manager - Development Asia Pac
At Choice Hotels in Melbourne, Australia

Sarah McCullyChoice Hotels Asia-Pac, one of New Zealand’s largest hotel franchise groups, today announced the appointment of its new General Manager, Development, Sarah McCully. Ms McCully is the former General Manager of Star Ratings Australia, the internationally recognised accreditor of quality accommodation standards. In her new role, Ms McCully will be responsible for the growth and retention of the Choice Hotels portfolio across the Econo Lodge, Comfort, Quality, and Clarion brands and the Ascend Hotel Collection in Asia-Pac. Ms McCully will utilise her 20 years of management and marketing experience, as well as her solid knowledge of the New Zealand tourism industry, to strengthen Choice Hotels’ property portfolio across the Asia Pacific region.

Choice Hotels International, Inc.

Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises approximately 6,200 hotels, representing more than 499,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of December 31, 2012, 394 hotels, representing more than 31,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States.
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