Zaid Mashini has been appointed as cluster director of operations – deputy general manager at Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Kuwait, Al Thuraya City after holding the position of cluster director of sales & marketing for four years at the properties.
Mashini brings 15 years of expertise in the industry to the role, having worked across international brands. He will oversee the operations of the hotels and extend the reputation of the brands across the region, in addition to working closely with the area general manager to oversee key issues, including those related to capital projects and guest satisfaction.
Al Thuraya City’s hotels house three brands, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and the soon-to-open first InterContinental in Kuwait, with eight different restaurants, five ballrooms, including the largest ballroom in Kuwait, 14 meeting rooms, and over 500 guest rooms. The hotels also boast an outdoor swimming pool, a fully equipped fitness centre and a luxury, award-winning spa.