2015 May 20 10:00
Director of Sales appointed at Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto
London, 20 May 2015: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai holding, has appointed Margaux Périat as Director of Sales at Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto in Rome.
Previously a revenue manager at Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto, Margaux brings with her to this new role extensive experience in the hotel industry across Europe. A French and Swiss national, she graduated from the prestigious Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne in Switzerland with a Bachelor’s degree in International Hospitality Management. Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto’s new Director of Sales also has broad practical experience through her work at Hotel Barceló in Istanbul, Kempinski in Geneva, and as Market Place Revenue Manager at Accor’s headquarters in Italy, where she was responsible for five hotels.
In her new role as Director of Sales, Margaux will be responsible for overseeing the design and execution of all the hotel’s sales, commercial activities and strategies, as well as events.
Located in the heart of the city on the exclusive via Veneto, Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto is housed in two renovated and restored 19th century villas, beautifully combined to create a modern masterpiece; containing 1920s inspired handmade furniture and an extensive private art collection featuring works by Picasso, Mirò and Dalì. Well-known for its two fine dining restaurants, rooftop solarium, state-of-the-art Aqva City Spa and five elegant meeting and function rooms, Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto is the ultimate destination for a luxurious city retreat.
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About Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto:
Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto is a work of art in itself. A union of two 19th Century historical buildings, the hotel has skillfully combined these former properties to create a modern masterpiece that pays homage to its historic past. Inspired by Ruhlmann (the father of 1920s Art Deco), the hotel contains handmade furniture of exquisite quality, as well as its own impressive art collection of celebrated artists, from Picasso to Mirò, Nespolo to de Chirico, adorning the walls. Situated in the heart of the city, below the Villa Borghese gardens, guests to the hotel are perfectly placed to explore the wonders of Rome.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand Venu; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurant Group Dubai; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Mauritius, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
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