As the destination battles to gain a foothold in the competitive tourism sector in the United Arab Emirates, Ian Scott, UK director for Ajman Tourism, tells Breaking Travel News what is on offer there during World Travel Market in London.
Fairmont Ajman has announced the appointment of Kosta Kourotsidis to the role of general manager at the 252-key luxury beachfront resort. Prior to taking up the position, Kourotsidis was general manager at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa in Bahrain.
Appointed by Saleh Mohamed Al Geziry, the newly installed director general of Ajman Tourism, to open the first overseas office for the destination, Ian Scott is charged with putting the smallest of the United Arab Emirates on the hospitality map. Here he tells Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole about the challenges he faces