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 Philip Ommen Appointed Director of Sales & Marketing
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore


Singapore, June 2004 – Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel is pleased to announce the executive appointment of Mr Philip Ommen, Director of Sales & Marketing.

Philip Ommen joined Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel as Director of Sales and Marketing in June 2004.

Formerly from Traders Hotel Singapore, Philip moved on to join Shangri-La Jakarta, where, as Director of Sales, he was responsible for re-building the business, principally in the areas of corporate business and redeveloping the MICE segment.

With Philip's proven track record of high energy, motivation, team-building and sheer passion for results, his past 15 years experience in the hospitality industry will indeed prove to be a true asset to the Hotel.

In his appointment, Philip will report to Mr Des Pugson, General Manager of Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel (and also Senior Vice President, Operations, Asia – Millennium & Copthorne International Limited) and be responsible for all sales and marketing management of the Hotel.

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel

Situated on the banks of the historic Singapore River, the island city’s 5-star combination business and lifestyle hotel is within easy access of the shopping and entertainment areas of Chinatown and Orchard Road, and minutes away from the Central Business District.  With 538 guestrooms and suites; an impressive pillar-less Grand Ballroom; 28 function, conference and meeting rooms complimented by a range of avant-garde dining options, Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel is well-positioned to be Singapore’s premier business lifestyle hotel. In addition to Café Brio’s, the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel also features fresh Northern Italian cuisine at Pontini and authentic Shanghainese cuisine at the atmospheric Grand Shanghai.

 Elaine Chan
Marketing Communications Manager
Tel: (65) 6233 1003  Fax: (65) 6733 9670
Also See: Millennium & Copthorne Create Prototype for a New Breed of Practical Hotels - the M Singapore / April 2002
Millennium & Copthorne Open The Millennium Hotel Sharjah; Sherif Ibrahim Aly Mekhemer Appointed General Manager / December 2002

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