Industry Update
Appointment16 September 2019

Mir Shamir

Appointed Director of Revenue
At Grand Millennium Al Wahda in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Mir Shamir

Abu Dhabi's Grand Millennium Al Wahda Hotel has appointed Mir Shamir as its director of revenue.

Joining the hotel from Towers Rotana Dubai, Shamir brings more than 20 years of GCC experience in revenue management and room reservations. He has previously worked with hospitality brands in the region such as Rotana, Meridian and Intercontinental.

In his current position, Shamir will be focusing on developing strategies to maximise rooms revenue based on his understanding of the market dynamics and long experience in budgeting and forecasting, rate setting and strategic sales.

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc

Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR), established in the United States in 2000, is the North American arm of London-based Millennium and Copthorne Hotels plc (MLC). The MHR portfolio includes 19 holdings in The Americas, and the company operates properties including: Millennium Broadway Hotel, New York City; Millennium UN Plaza Hotel, New York City; Millennium Airport Hotel Buffalo, New York; Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles; Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Chicago; Millennium Bostonian Hotel, Boston; Millennium Hotel, Minneapolis; Millennium Hotel, St.
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