Sheraton Dubai, Mall of the Emirates Hotel has appointed Adrian Hearn as director of sales.
Hearn has more than 13 years of experience of working in the region including six years with Ritz-Carlton in Dubai, Bahrain and Qatar, not to mention a stint with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group in charge of regional sales. His most recent appointment was with Lamar Holidays.
“Adrian brings a passion for hospitality and experience in the Middle East market to the five star Sheraton hotel which belongs to the world’s largest hotel company, Marriott International,” said a spokesperson for Marriott International.
He has more than 23 years in the industry across the world having initially started in Bahrain before moving to London in 1997 to join the team at Starwood Hotels and Resorts as a management trainee as part of the company’s Vita Futura Programme.
He also worked at the the Starwood Sales Office and Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa in Edinburgh before returning to the Middle East.