Mercure Dubai Barsha Heights has appointed Emma HasanVand as its director of sales and marketing.
Prior to her post at the hotel, HasanVand was director of sales, groups & events at Kempinski Hotel Mall of The Emirates. She has also held MICE-related positions at Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa and Mercure Hotels.
Holding more than 11 years of experience, she has expertise in hotel operations, the MICE industry, events and building a strong market presence.
She will be expected to apply her skills in account management, partnership agreements and introducing initiatives to help the hotel.
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