Industry Update
Appointment12 September 2017

Vanessa Kong

Appointed Director of Sales & Marketing
At Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)

Vanessa KongMs Vanessa Kong has been appointed as Director of Sales & Marketing for Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong. With more than 20 years of hospitality industry experience across the Middle East and Asia, Ms Kong has held senior management positions at several reputable hotel companies, including Sheraton, Mandarin Oriental, Shangri-La, Dusit and Montigo. Vanessa Kong. Click to enlarge. She was most recently Director of Sales & Marketing at Banyan Tree and Angsana Bintan before joining Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong.In her new role as Director of Sales & Marketing for Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong, Ms Kong will be responsible for the overall strategic direction and oversee Sales & Marketing across Corporate, MICE, Communications, Events, Leisure and Loyalty Marketing departments for the Marco Polo Hongkong, Gateway and Prince hotels.

Wharf Hotels

Emanating the spirit of discovery, Wharf Hotels, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd, is based in Hong Kong and currently operates 17 owned or managed hotels under Niccolo or Marco Polo Hotels in Hong Kong, China and the Philippines.
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