Blair Fowler has been appointed general manager of Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse, bringing more than 15 years of operational experience in the US, the UK, Australia and South-east Asia to his new role.
He is no stranger to Marriott International, having first joined the company in 2008 in Queensland, Australia. In 2010, he moved to Thailand to become rooms division manager in Hua Hin. This marked the start of a five-year period living and working in the country.
In 2011, he moved to the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel, and worked his way up from director of rooms operations to director of operations, and then to acting general manager.
In 2015, Blair achieved his first full general manager's role at the Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon in Vietnam.
Recent Appointments at Marriott
21 October 2019 — The soon to open Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown is proud to announce the appointment of Rosidah Abdullah as Director of Sales & Marketing. In her new role, Rosidah will head the hotel's sales, marketing, events, revenue management and reservations divisions, while developing business strategies that drive growth, maximizing all revenue streams and exceed business goals of this 318-room hotel.
15 October 2019 — Faler brings an illustrious sixteen-year luxury hospitality career to the Forbes Four Star, AAA Four Diamond hotel, where she will oversee all operations for the 206-room luxury hotel.
Prior to joining The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland, Faler served as Hotel Manager for The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles - the heart of the thriving L.