In his new position, Pellizzari will hold overall accountability for the growing entertainment brand’s social responsibility programs and initiatives.
With international experience gained managing large hotels and resorts in the Middle East, as well as multi-award-winning restaurants, Robert Catlin will oversee all operations at the hotel when it opens in the spring.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has opened its doors for the first time. Located directly on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, the 17-acre property has been a driving force behind the revitalisation of the destination, with the hiring of more than 3,800 employees.
Hard Rock International has announced the appointment of Graham Kiy as area vice president of operations, hotels, in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Hard Rock International has promoted Todd Hricko to the role of senior vice president and head of global hotel development. In the new position he will oversee the development of hotels for the entire brand, working directly under Hard Rock International chief operating officer, Jon Lucas.
Richard Branson has purchased the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas from a Brookfield-managed private real estate fund. The group plans to open a reconceptualised and revitalised property, the Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, in the second half of 2019.
Hard Rock International has revealed the appointment of Danielle Babilino as senior vice president of global sales and marketing for Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos.
With a presence in more than 75 countries across the globe, Hard Rock International is expanding its hotel portfolio into the historic French Quarter and New Orleans Theatre District.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi has added Robo Bar, a robotic bar system designed by the Italian company Makr Shakr, to its culinary offering. Robo Bar Biloxi is not only the first robotic bar experience in operation on the Gulf Coast, it is also only the second land-based robotic bar in the United States.
Hard Rock International, with an expanding global network of hotels and casinos, has announced the promotion of Jeffrey Hook to the role of executive vice president of development and marketing.