News for the Hospitality Executive
Denihan Hospitality Group Appoints Katie Meyer
as Vice President, Public Relations
An industry veteran of more than 25 years, Meyer most
recently served as vice president of corporate communications for Hyatt Hotels
Corporation, where she led the company’s global public relations, corporate and
brand messaging strategy, including the launch of two new brands, Andaz and
Meyer began her career in in-house public relations roles at
Westin Hotels & Resorts, for both The Westin St. Francis in
Following the 1998 acquisition of ITT Sheraton by Starwood and merger of Westin and Sheraton, Meyer joined the newly-formed Starwood Hotels & Resorts as vice president of public relations. At Starwood, she led the global PR integration of the three companies and managed the global spokesperson strategy for the CEO of Starwood’s Hotel Group. There, she also played a key role in the launch of such industry firsts as the Westin ‘Heavenly Bed’, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and W Hotels.
In 2001, Meyer relocated to London, England as vice president of global public relations for Le Meridien, where she spent three years managing global brand communications and corporate/CEO media strategy in key markets around the world.
Throughout her career, Meyer has worked with hotel management, ownership and developers in creating and executing communications programs for new hotel developments, re-branding, entry into new and emerging global markets and the launch of new products and concepts. Her corporate expertise has run the gamut from crisis management to communications surrounding leadership change and financial restructuring.
“It is a great pleasure for us to welcome Katie to the Denihan team,” said Moser. “With our company at a pivotal point in its history and embarking on an aggressive growth phase, having someone of Katie’s caliber leading our brand and corporate public relations efforts will be of immeasurable value to Denihan.About Denihan Hospitality Group
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