Industry Update
Appointment10 October 2017

Paul Roll

Appointed Senior Advisor
At MEININGER Hotels in New York - NY, USA

Paul RollThe German brand has announced the nomination of the former general manager of the Office du tourisme et des congrès de Paris as its Senior Advisor. With this nomination, Meininger confirms its will to open new properties in France. The country is a key strategic axis for the German group. For thirty years Paul Roll held management and strategic analyst positions in the hotel and tourism sector. Most recently, he was general manager of the Office du tourisme et des congrès de Paris, which allowed him to perfect his knowledge of the hotel industry and all its inner workings. Meininger Hotels, is positioned on the economy segment, and hopes to develop a portfolio of 50 hotels over the next five years. Meininger Hotels wants to develop especially in France, and more specifically in the cities of Bordeaux, Lille, Toulouse, Marseille and Strasbourg.


MEININGER is a unique hotel product that combines the service and comfort of an international budget hotel with extra facilities, such as a guest kitchen and a games zone. The central location, high quality furnishings and fair prices appeal to people of all ages and backgrounds.
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