Bavaria expands European sales team

Bavaria Hotels International has opened two European International Sales Offices to cover the Benelux, and German-speaking Europe.With two large-scale suite hotels opening in Qatar and the UAE, Bavaria Hotels International also recently appointed two experienced professionals to represent the international hotel chain in Continental Europe.

Covering the Benelux will be Ms Ria Mooijaart who has over 20 years’ experience in international outbound sales for five-star hotel chains. Based in Belgium, Ms Mooijaart represents Bavaria Hotels International in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, with particular focus on raising awareness amongst the MICE and Corporate travel trade. Ms Mooijaart will introduce to the travel trade Bavaria Executive Suites Dubai, due to open late 2007 with 2,100 luxury suites for long and short term visitors, and Bavaria City Suites Doha which enjoyed a soft opening in March 2007 in Qatar’s capital city and will be fully operational by October 2007. The hotels are ideally suited to the corporate market with enhanced technological and business facilities designed for the travelling businessman, and the MICE market due to their size and extensive facilities offered.

Mr Rene E Van der Veen will represent Bavaria Hotels International throughout Germany, Austria and Switzerland, establishing the hotels profile and identity with key suppliers of MICE and corporate business internationally. He is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.