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Jumeirah Tops Most Intimate Brand List In The Region Followed By Hilton, A Study Finds

by Mahak Mannan | 02 Apr 2019

Nine out of ten of the hospitality & theme park brands in MBLM’s Brand Intimacy Study saw a rise in their Brand Intimacy Quotient (BIQ) scores in 2019. This meant the hospitality & theme parks industry also moved up one place, from 15 to 14 place in the largest study of brands based on emotions.

Rotana Marks Growth In Occupancy, ADR And RevPAR

by Mahak Mannan | 14 Mar 2019

Rotana reported positive results across the three key performance metrics in the first two months of 2019 in spite of the economic outlook for the region. “Most of our markets in the region posted firm growth in occupancy, ADR, and RevPAR and this is mainly due to our relentless focus on improving product offering, expanding

Rotana Appoints New Corporate VP For Food & Beverage Operations

by Mahak Mannan | 11 Mar 2019

Jarrett Beaulieu will be responsible for the development of new concepts of outlets to reinforce the company’s reputation in the F&B business. As part of its ongoing regional and global expansion, Rotana has announced the appointment of Jarrett Beaulieu as corporate vice president – Food and Beverage Operations. With his extensive background and expertise in

Rotana President & CEO to step down

by Mahak Mannan | 10 Oct 2018

Omer Kaddouri will continue to steer the management company until the end of 2018, ensuring a smooth and seamless transition to new leadership. Rotana, the regional hotel management company has announced that its current President and CEO, Omer Kaddouri, will be stepping down from the role at the end of 2018. Omer Kaddouri assumed the

Cover Story: Home-grown Haven

by Mahak Mannan | 07 Aug 2018

Being with the company since its very inception as general manager of Beach Rotana in Abu Dhabi, Omer Kaddouri, president and CEO of Rotana, has watched the company grow to become one of the most successful regional players in the hospitality industry and Mahak Mannan speaks to him about wat lies ahead. If you compare

Saadiyat Rotana Resorts & Villas reveals top source markets

by Mahak Mannan | 24 Jul 2018

New luxury resort reports an influx of tourists and residents during soft opening. Since the opening of Saadiyat Rotana Resorts & Villas in Abu Dhabi mid-March earlier this year, the property has announced that it has welcomed more than 25,000 guests through its doors. With an average occupancy of 55% during the summer so far,

Chef Focus: Fresh From The Kitchen

by Mahak Mannan | 17 Jul 2018

The only thing constant on the menu of Gusto Italian Restaurant at Al Bandar Rotana, is fresh produce, with the menu offerings changing every three days based on fresh ingredients and we spoke to Fortunato Leocata, chef de cuisine, Gusto Italian Restaurant, Al Bandar, about the Italian venue. “Freshness and seasonality are the hallmarks of true

Rotana Opens Three New Global Sales Offices

by Mahak Mannan | 16 Jul 2018

Rotana has announced the inauguration of new global sales offices in Paris, Milan, and Amsterdam. These will complement the company’s existing offices in Saudi Arabia, Iran, Kuwait, Germany, India, Russia, the UAE, and UK, to help support Rotana’s expansion plans and drive business from these key markets. Declan Hurley, Rotana corporate vice president, sales, said:

Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana welcomes new director of sales

by Mahak Mannan | 15 Jul 2018

Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi has appointed Munawar Ali as the new director of sales. In this role, Ali will entail organising and directing all sales efforts towards achieving objectives and revenue goals for the property. He will be in charge of developing the core strategy and budgets while ensuring productivity and quality

Rotana signs agreements to manage new hotels in Dubai and Sarajevo

by Mahak Mannan | 20 Jun 2018

The company has added the ninth tallest residential building in the world, Cayan Tower, and the second tallest residential tower in the Balkans region, Bosmal Arjaan by Rotana, to its portfolio. Rotana has signed two new hotel management agreements to further strengthen the company’s presence in the home region and expand its footprint into Europe.









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