BNC Publishing appoints new Group Director

Dubai-based publishing agency, BNC Publishing has appointed Samer Alloush to the role of Group Director. With over eight years of experience in the media industry, Samer previously worked with ITP and then Motivate, where he handled local and international agencies and most recently worked with Plan B Advertising, offering solutions ranging from media planning and execution to project management. In his new role, he will oversee the editorial and commercial growth of BNC Publishing’s hospitality publications and platforms by managing all sales activities and the editorial team for Catering News ME, Hotel News ME, Leader in Hospitality Awards, GM Debate, Leader in F&B Awards, F&B Forum and Executive Housekeepers Conference.

“I am privileged to be part of the BNC Publishing team who have developed well-reputed publications across construction and hospitality – which is now my direct responsibility,” says Samer. ”Hospitality is one of the world’s fastest growing sectors with significant potential to strengthen the economy across the country and the region. Even with all the current challenges that the market is facing and the new trends emerging which affects businesses and consumer behaviour, hospitality will always strive for success and I am now lucky to be part of it.”

Ahmed Galal joins TishTash

TishTash Marketing and Public Relations has appointed Ahmed Galal to the role of Arabic PR and Social Media Executive. With six years of experience in journalism, PR and social media, Ahmed has previously worked for companies such as Al Bayan, Ara Magazine and Apparel Group. In his new role, he will be working on Arabic PR and social media content for TishTash clients, as well as assisting with Arabic media relations and coverage placements.

“Ahmed is a significant addition to our growing Arabic and digital team,” says Natasha Hatherall-Shawe, Founder and Managing Director, TishTash Marketing and Public Relations. “I am confident that he is a great fit for the team and will be a valuable member of TishTash.”