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Antony Treston Appointed General Manager of the
Mount Juliet Conrad, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
Brussels (March 10, 2004) – Antony Treston has been appointed General Manager of the Mount Juliet Conrad, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland, reporting to Clem Barter, President of Conrad Hotels.

Antony Treston was promoted from the Conrad Centennial Singapore, where he held the position of Resident Manager since 1998. He joined the Conrad Centennial Singapore in 1996, initially recruited as Executive Assistant Manager – Rooms. During his time in Singapore the hotel won the prestigious Hotel of the Year 2002 award, presented by the Singapore Tourism Board. Prior to Singapore, Treston worked in London for fine properties such as the Browns hotel and the St. James Court hotel.

In his new role, Treston manages and oversees the development of the award-winning Mount Juliet Conrad, a 58-room fine leisure resort situated on a 1,500 acre traditional Irish sporting estate.

Clem Barter, President of Conrad Hotels commented: “we wish every success to Antony with this new role.  He has proven his understanding of our brand values in Singapore and will be a great asset to all his colleagues at the Mount Juliet Conrad”.

A keen horse rider and passionate about

Mount Juliet Conrad
Thomastown, Ireland
the outdoors, Treston and his family are delighted about their new home in Ireland. Treston, 43, who also has family roots in Ireland, is married and has two children.

Antony Treston was appointed in replacement of previous General Manager, Andrew Phelan, who is now pursuing other interests.

Mount Juliet Conrad is part of the world’s most prestigious championship golf estates, hosting many international competitions on its Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course. In 2003, Mount Juliet Conrad was nominated # 28 in the Condé Nast Top 75 European Hotels category and  # 93 in The World's Best Hotels category.

Conrad Hotels is a joint venture equally owned by Hilton Hotels Corporation and Hilton International-CO.

Catherine Couplan - PR Director
Conrad Hotels
Tel: +32 2 542 4790

Also See: Conrad Hotels Signs Management Agreement with Mount Juliet, a Golf and Sporting Estate in Ireland / April 2002
Conrad Opens 15th Luxury Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand; Greg Meadows, Opening General Manager / Jan 2003
Designed by Architects Wimberly, Allison, Tong & Goo from Hawaii, The Conrad Bali Resort & Spa in Indonesia Set to Open / February 2004

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