Forbes Travel Guide, the global authority on luxury travel, announced today the hire of Stuart Greif. Stuart will focus on innovation and strategy for the rapidly growing company, which currently evaluates, verifies, and supports service excellence and exceptional guest experiences with luxury hospitality organizations in 73 countries. Stuart brings over 20 years of experience, focused at the intersection of hospitality, customer experience, and technology.
Stuart led J.D. Power's Global Hospitality and Travel group, partnering with many of the world's leading luxury brands. He also led strategy globally for J.D. Power, developing new offerings that enabled companies to elevate their service delivery and customer experience. Stuart brings a strong digital background to Forbes Travel Guide, having served as Microsoft's Senior Executive for Hospitality and Travel, leading innovative solutions for the travel industry. Stuart started his career in consulting at Accenture.
Recent Appointments at Forbes Travel Guide
24 October 2019 — Forbes Travel Guide, a global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, has appointed Mark Simmons to the role of senior vice president, partner services - Asia-Pacific.
Based in Hong Kong and Singapore, Simmons is responsible for driving Forbes Travel Guide's strategic objectives within Asia-Pacific, which includes developing the company's support services clientele.
10 October 2019 — Most recently, Pegi Amarteifio worked for Small Luxury Hotels. Briefly, Forbes Travel Guide ("FTG") is the global expert on genuine Five-Star service. The company invented Five-Star and has grown into the only independent, global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas.