Radisson Hotel Group today announced the appointment of Phil Hugh as Chief Development Officer for the Americas. Hugh is a seasoned and enthusiastic development leader with 20 years of experience leading and motivating Franchise Sales & Development teams. In this role, he will be responsible for the execution of the company's growth goals for the Americas. Hugh and his team will work towards driving the expansion of all seven of Radisson Hotel Group's brands.
Most recently, Hugh spent seven years as a development leader at Red Roof Franchising, where he created a franchise division. His team built strong relationships that resulted in transforming the company to an asset-light and franchisee-focused organization. Prior to that, he held a variety of development leadership positions at Realogy Franchise Group, Development Opportunity Corporation and Cendant Corporation.
12 October 2020 — Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City has appointed Mariana Zeidan as its new Director of RevenueBefore moving to Dubai, Mariana (that has a Bachelor of Arts in International Hospitality Management from AUCE Beirut - Lebanon) spent almost two years at Radisson Blu Hotel, Beirut Verdun as revenue manager having previously spent three years at Al Manshar Rotana Hotel, Kuwait.
28 September 2020 — Italian national Niccolo Rossi has been brought into Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek as executive assistant manager.
In his new role, he will oversee the operations of the heritage hotel, including its 14 F&B outlets, 21 meeting rooms and 288 keys.