News for the Hospitality Executive
Conrad Bali Appoints Samuel Gacos as
Director of Sales and Marketing
Bali, June 2010. Conrad Bali is pleased to announce the appointment of Samuel Gacos as Director of Sales and Marketing.
With a career spanning more than fifteen years in sales and marketing, Samuel has worked in numerous senior management positions including the Manila Hotel and a 10 year career with Shangri-La resorts prior to joining the Hilton Cebu Resort & Spa in 2006 as Director of Sales & Marketing for a two year tenure.
His most recent role in Bali was Cluster Director of Sales & Marketing responsible for The Legian, The Club at The Legian in Seminyak, The Chedi Club at Tanah Gajah Ubud in charge of the overall planning and directing of business development initiatives.
With his background in Sales and Marketing Samuel will oversee a strong team of 26 team members. He brings a wealth of experience to the brand and the resort and his knowledge of the hospitality scene will prove indispensable.
Commenting on his appointment Samuel said, “Going back to Hilton is synonymous to returning back “home”. I look forward to further develop my career with the group as I take on this new challenge and opportunity.”
Samuel is a Philippine national and is an avid golfer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel & Restaurant Administration from the University of the Philippines.
About the Conrad Bali
Secluded on 6.8 hectares of tropical gardens and lagoons with cascading waterfalls, the resort is complete with a 350-metre beach. The Conrad Bali is contemporary in style and offers a wide range of fine accommodation including the Conrad Suites, one of the largest suites in Bali. The resort boasts panoramic views over the Indian Ocean, 33-metre main pool, lagoon pool, children’s facilities, a fully equipped conference centre and variety of events and wedding venues including the dream inspired, architecturally stunning wedding venue Infinity. In addition, the resort offers a Wellness Studio as part of the award-winning Jiwa Spa, 25-metre spa swimming pool, fitness club, and two floodlit tennis courts. The Club Lounge provides an exclusive service for discerning guests. An excellent choice of three contemporary restaurants and two bars are available.
About Conrad Hotels & Resorts
CONRAD® HOTELS & RESORTS is Hilton Worldwide’s global contemporary luxury brand and the modern-world choice for today’s sophisticated traveler. By focusing on the individual, Conrad offers guests genuine and personalized service and a world of style, service and connection. Each Conrad is a dynamic reflection of its city and culture, as well as a showcase for striking design and distinct surroundings. Across five continents, in the world’s gateway cities and most sought-after resort destinations, Conrad invites each guest to enjoy The Luxury Of Being Yourself®. For information on Conrad, please visit www.conradhotels.com.
About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For more than 90 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,500 hotels in 81 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. For more information about the company, please visit www.hiltonworldwide.com.
Ruth Zukerman / Director of Public Relations
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|Michael Burchett Named General Manager of Conrad Bali Resort & Spa / January 2004|