Fairmont Dubai has announced the appointment of Valerie Vayssiere as director of sales and marketing.
Valerie joins Fairmont Dubai from her most recent role as director of sales at the Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal, a position she held since June 2015. Prior to this role, she was the Director of Sales at Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai from 2012.
“Valerie has joined Fairmont Dubai at an important time and will play a key role in the successful execution of the hotel’s overall strategies for 2018 and beyond,” said Fairmont Dubai general manager Ammar Hilal.
“I am confident that her extensive knowledge of the market and remarkable passion for sales and marketing, will further build on our team’s success and assist in strengthening the brand presence in the region.”
A spokesperson for the property added that as the new director of sales and marketing, “Vayssiere will carry out the responsibilities of overseeing the property’s reactive and proactive sales efforts, determining and developing marketing communication activities in conjunction with the overall brand strategy, at the company’s flagship hotel”.