promoted Vice President of Entertainment & Brand Partnerships at
Blake Smith, who is based in Chicago, has overseen entertainment initiatives for the brand since 2014.
appointed Director of Food & Beverage Operations at
Owen Deignan, who was based in Chicago, brings 24 years of experience to the brand, and will be responsible for the food & beverage operations of all Virgin Hotels, including the highly anticipated Virgin Hotels San Francisco, opening in 2019.
appointed Vice President of Sales and Marketing at
Carrillo has more than 28 years of experience in the hospitality industry and has served in senior executive sales and marketing positions with Morgans Hotels Group, Desires Hotels, Carnival Hotels and Casinos, and Interstate Hotels.
promoted Executive Director of Entertainment at
Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Richard Branson, announces the expansion of Blake Smith's role from Director of Entertainment at Virgin Hotels Chicago to the brand's first Executive Director of Entertainment.