An experienced digital strategy expert, Riko van Santen is appointed Vice President Digital Strategy & Distribution.
Kempinski Hotels is once again actively fighting infectious diseases with the foundation of BE, a legally independent, self-funding, non-profit organisation with one goal: to prevent the spread of HIV/Aids, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, which rank among the world’s most common infectious diseases.
BTN talks to Alejandro Bernabe, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates - Middle East’s Leading Leisure Hotel 2012 at this years World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony in Dubai
The search for talent will be one of the main priorities for Kempinski Hotels over the next few years. On April 2, 2012, Michel Gehrig, a passionate advocate for talent development with a career in luxury hospitality spanning over 25 years, took over the position of Vice President Talent Development for Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group.
Pure indulgence right from the start - taking a private jet or helicopter to get to the Kempinski hotel of choice, relaxation already starts before having arrived. The newly signed cooperation between Kempinski Hotels (headquartered in Geneva) and Avolus, London, opens up numerous opportunities for clients of both brands to make travelling even more exciting.
Alejandro Bernabe, General Manager, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, World’s Leading Leisure Hotel, World Travel Awards Grand Final 2011
Bardia Torabi, Director of Sales & Marketing, Hotel Adlon Kempinski, World’s Leading Luxury Historic Hotel, World Travel Awards Grand Final 2011
Just a year after opening, the Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok has become a byword for elegant glamour in the Thai capital. Recently nominated at the World Travel Awards as Thailand’s Leading City Resort, the five-star hotel combines the trademark European flair of operator Kempinski with Thai hospitality traditions.
Fuat Koroglu, Kempinski Nile, Egypt, Egypt’s Leading Luxury Hotel
With the official opening planned for September 2011, Kempinski Hotel Badamdar Baku is part of a complex boasting extensive conference and banqueting facilities, a massive entertainment and retail centre, serviced apartments, offices and a unique Spa and wellness centre.
Having seen Emirates Palace assume its position as the most desirable property in the Middle East – if not the world - Hans Olbertz has confirmed his departure for Vienna to take up a fresh challenge. Here Breaking Travel News takes a look back at some of the highlights of one of the most dazzling careers in the industry.