Industry Update
Appointment13 July 2021

Edward E. Snoeks

Appointed General Manager
At Meliá Chiang Mai, Thailand

Edward E. Snoeks

A hospitality veteran with three decades of industry experience in Asia and Europe, Edward E. Snoeks, will take charge of the new bleisure hotel Meliá Chiang Mai.

Snoeks joins Meliá Chiang Mai after managing the pre-opening of Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok & The Residences and working as both Thailand's regional general manager and general manager of The Okura Prestige Bangkok.

Previously he was the general manager of Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay and vice president of hotel operations at Hong Kong Parkview Hotel Services.

His work in Asia goes back to 1994 when he worked for The Regent Hong Kong's food and beverage department. Snoeks' hotel management experience also includes stints at the Marco Polo Hotels in Hong Kong, the Mutiara Hotel Kuala Lumpur and Le Royal Meridien Baan Taling Ngam on Koh Samui.

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Cornell | School of Executive and Professional Education

Edward E. Snoeks (Class of 2015) is a graduate of Cornell | School of Executive and Professional Education in Ithaca, New York - United States
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