News for the Hospitality Executive
Melvin Lim Appointed General Manager
of the Orchard Hotel Singapore
October 2008, Singapore: Millennium and Copthorne International Limited (MCIL) is pleased to announce Mr Melvin Lim’s appointment as General Manager of the Orchard Hotel Singapore.
A highly motivated hotelier who is driven by passion, Mr Lim will assume responsibility for all aspects of Orchard Hotel’s operations and spearhead the development of its business in ensuring continued success for this 653-room five-star hotel situated in the heart of the famous Orchard Road and home to well known and celebrated Chinese restaurant Hua Ting Restaurant and Orchard Café.
Mr Lim brings with him a wealth of experience honed from his 15 years of experience as general manager and senior sales and marketing positions at several international luxury hotels and serviced residences in Asia, including Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Myanmar. He was most recently the General Manager of M Hotel, which was successfully positioned as Singapore’s new generation premium hotel located within the Central Business District.
“We are delighted with Melvin taking the helm at Orchard Hotel. His background in marketing and operations as well as strong track record of excellent hotel management will be an asset in driving the goals of Orchard Hotel and positioning it as a leading hotel in Singapore’s premier uptown shopping belt,” says Mr Richard Hartman, Chief Executive Officer of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc.
Mr Lim comments, “I am very honoured and thrilled to join award-winning Orchard Hotel, located in the world famous Orchard Road! Together with the remarkable team, we will further enhance our Signature amenities and services to create memorable experience for all our guests.”
Orchard Hotel Singapore
Orchard Hotel is owned by CDL Hospitality Trusts
CDL HOSPITALITY TRUSTS
H-REIT is the first hotel real estate investment trust in Singapore
and owns a portfolio of hotels in Singapore and New Zealand.
|Also See:||Joint Venture Between Millennium and Copthorne Hotels & Rakindo to Develop a New Affordable Business Hotel Brand in India; Chennai and Bangalore Selected for First Two Sites / April 2008|
|Rene Teuscher Appointed General Manager of the Orchard Hotel Singapore / September 2007|