The Chedi Muscat welcomes Lore Koenig

Lore Koenig has joined The Chedi Muscat as Executive Regional Director of Sales and Marketing. With over thirteen years of experience in sales and marketing, Lore previously worked for The Chedi Muscat between 2004 – 2010 as Director of Sales and Marketing. Most recently, she was Director of Sales at Kerzner International in Germany, overseeing brands such as Atlantis Paradise Island, Bahamas, Atlantis The Palm, Dubai and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort. In her new role, Lore will be responsible for the overall strategic sales, marketing and communication of the hotel locally, regionally and internationally.

“We are delighted to welcome Lore back to The Chedi Muscat,” says Morton Johnson, General Manager, The Chedi Muscat. “I was fortunate enough to work alongside her previously and believe that her commitment and dedication combined with a very strong work ethic will ensure that the hotel continues to be the leading hotel in the Middle East. Lore already has a relationship with the guests and staff as well as a solid understanding of the hotel and region so I am confident she will quickly become an integral part of the team.”


Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi welcomes Paula Tannous

Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi has appointed Paula Tannous to the role of Director of Sales and Marketing. With 20 years of experience in hospitality, Paula most recently worked as Complex Director of Sales and Marketing at Novotel and Ibis World Trade Centre Dubai, where she was jointly responsible for all major decisions regarding the hotels’ operations, strategies and directions. In her new role, she will be responsible for strategy development and internal operations for Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi, playing a key role in all events and promotional activity happening in and around the hotel, including the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

“I’m delighted to be heading up such a vibrant and hard working team for such a prestigious property in Abu Dhabi,” says Paula. “This is an exhilarating time for Yas Viceroy, with exciting plans in place for 2016 and with the current preparations for the Formula 1, I’m honoured to be a part of this journey.”

PRCo welcomes Maryanne Haggas

Maryanne Haggas has joined PRCo Dubai as Senior Account Executive. Maryanne brings with her extensive experience in PR, advertising and branding, having worked with large PR and advertising agencies in the region, including Havas Worldwide Middle East, Goodley PR and, most recently, Insignia. In her new role, she will be looking after a selection of PR accounts from across the PRCo portfolio.

“I am thrilled to be joining an agency like PRCo,” says Maryanne. “I can’t wait to begin working with such an exciting portfolio of hospitality clients.”

For further information, contact Maryanne Haggas at / +971 (0)56 480 5696