Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Franck Seguin Appointed as General Manager of Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort

BELOMBRE, MAURITIUS – Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Franck Seguin general manager of the Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort, effective Sept. 1, 2017. He will report to Outrigger president and CEO Scott Dalecio. Seguin brings to Outrigger more than 20 years of experience in hospitality, including senior resort management roles in the Indian Ocean, the Caribbean [...]

Tourism Marketing ‘Rock Star Convention’ Announced for Bondi Beach

Just like disruptive technology in tourism, disruptive rock star behaviour will be encouraged as tourism professionals get their rocks off to evidence-based marketing strategies. The 2nd Tourism Marketing Rock Star Convention will take place 14 September at Bondi Icebergs overlooking the sea in Sydney. The aim is to turn tourism marketers into rock stars by [...]

Six Steps to Respond to Negative Online Reviews – From a Legal Perspective

Lawyer specialized in tourism gives her advice A commercial lawyer with experience in travel, tourism and hospitality issues, has shared with an online gathering of travel and tourism leaders her effective steps to dealing with negative online reviews. Addressing a 23 August MyTravelResearch.com webinar of travel industry leaders, many of them from small businesses in [...]

Anantara Hoi An Resort and EMM Hotel Saigon Add Value to Corporate Bike Challenge

Environmentally friendly charity riders will enjoy deeply discounted hotel rates in Vietnam as they raise funds for Operation Smile The Anantara Hoi An Resort and EMM Hotel Saigon have entered into the charitable spirit of the inaugural YAANA Bike Challenge by offering deeply discounted room rates for the fund-raising riders. At the start of the [...]

Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort and its Food Hailed as ‘Excellent’ by TripAdvisor

The resort and its Plantation Club Mauritian restaurant ‘wow’ guests and diners BEL OMBRE, MAURITIUS – The Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort and its Plantation Club restaurant have both earned TripAdvisor 2017 Certificates of Excellence. Issuing the awards in July, TripAdvisor said the certificates were based on “consistently great reviews”. Some Outrigger Mauritius guest reviews for [...]

Outrigger Announces Vice President Appointment for Andrew Gee

PHUKET, THAILAND – Outrigger Hotels and Resorts has appointed Mr. Andrew Gee as vice president sales and marketing, Asia Pacific. Since 2014, Gee has been regional director of sales and marketing, Australia and New Zealand based in the Sydney sales office. Prior to this he was director of sales and marketing, Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort, [...]