Meliá Hotels International Appoints Jorge Martinez as General Manager of Meliá Braco Village

/Meliá Hotels International Appoints Jorge Martinez as General Manager of Meliá Braco Village

Meliá Hotels International Appoints Jorge Martinez as General Manager of Meliá Braco Village

|2018-07-30T10:42:52-04:00July 30th, 2018|

JAMAICA (July 30 2018) Meliá Hotels International (MHI), one of the largest hotel companies worldwide with more than 370 hotels throughout 40 countries, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jorge Martinez as General Manager of Meliá Braco Village in Rio Bueno, Jamaica. In this new role, Martinez will oversee day-to-day operations of the beachside, all-inclusive 232-room boutique hotel and ensure ongoing initiatives and activations are aligned with the Meliá Hotels & Resorts brand standards, while also bringing fresh innovative ideas to the property.

Martinez brings with him over twenty-five years of experience in the hospitality industry, spanning more than six countries, and has an extensive background in Food & Beverage and Hotel Operations. Previous appointments include General Manager of THE SIAN KA’AN at Grand Tulum, General Manager of ME Cancun, Hotel Manager of Breathless Cabo San Lucas, and Director of Food & Beverage at Secrets The Vine Cancun. Martinez began his career traveling the world on board Royal Caribbean International before entering the hotel sector as the Food & Beverage Manager of Beaches Turks & Caicos.

“At Meliá Hotels International we look for world-class leaders to be a part of our team,” said Alvaro Tejeda, Regional VP, The Americas of MHI. “We look forward to the direction that Jorge Martinez takes our Jamaica property in and are excited for great things to come.”

Born in Chile, Mr. Martinez is fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese. As part of his duties at Meliá Braco Village he will oversee revenue management, training, quality management and more.

Located on a picturesque private beach, Meliá Hotels International’s first property in Jamaica is the perfect retreat for small groups, romantic getaways, weddings and honeymoons. With 232 spacious guest rooms featuring garden and ocean views and 52 The Level suites in beachfront colonial-style villas, the all-inclusive Meliá Braco Village features a choice of six restaurants offering diverse international cuisine, four bars, two exquisite swimming pools, YHI Spa, non-motorized water sports and daily entertainment. For more information about Meliá Braco Village offerings, visit

Meliá Hotels & Resorts is the best known international brand in the portfolio of the Meliá Hotels International company; it has more than 100 city and resort hotels in the main leisure and business destinations of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. As part of its innovation philosophy and new positioning, Meliá Hotels & Resorts has reinvented itself to cater to every aspect of the guests’ wellbeing. Unique experiences are created for guests and are defined by relaxation, quality time and personalized services. ?For a balanced lifestyle, Meliá Hotels & Resorts instinctively understands the guests’ needs and lifestyle expectations, which is an integral part of its redefined identity. Follow Meliá Hotels & Resorts on Twitter @MeliaHtlResorts, Facebook @Melia.Hotels and Instagram

Founded in 1956 in Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Meliá Hotels International is one of the largest hotel companies worldwide, as well as the absolute leader within the Spanish market, with more than 370 hotels (current portfolio and pipeline) throughout more than 40 countries and four continents, operated under the brands: Gran Meliá Hotels & Resorts, Paradisus by Meliá, ME by Meliá, Meliá Hotels & Resorts, INNSIDE by Meliá, Sol by Meliá and TRYP by Wyndham. The strategic focus on international growth has allowed Meliá Hotels International to be the first Spanish hotel company with presence in key markets such as China, the Arabian Gulf or the US, as well as maintaining its leadership in traditional markets such as Europe, Latin America or the Caribbean. Its high degree of globalization, a diversified business model, the consistent growth plan supported by strategic alliances with major investors and its commitment to responsible tourism are the major strengths of Meliá Hotels International, being the Spanish Hotel leader in Corporate Reputation (Merco Ranking) and one of the most attractive to work worldwide. Meliá Hotels International is included in the IBEX 35 Spanish stock market index. Follow Meliá Hotels International on Twitter @MeliaHotelsInt and Facebook meliahotelsinternational.?

Contact: Haven Thorn 605 3007

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