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Shangri-La Hotel At The Shard, London, has named Stefan Müller as director of sales and marketing. He has more than 25 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry, and has worked at properties such as Baglioni Hotel London and Excelsior Hotel Ernst. In his new role, Müller will be responsible for increasing revenue across the property as it enters its fifth year.
Rosewood Hotel Georgia, located in Vancouver, Canada, has appointed Jana Yackel as director of sales and marketing. In this new role, she will be responsible for developing and executing innovative sales and marketing strategies for the hotel. Yackel has more than 25 years of sales and marketing experience in hospitality. She recently worked as regional director of sales and marketing at Executive Hotels & Resorts.
Puerto Vallarta Beach Club has named John Douponce as its director of operations. Douponce previously served as general manager of the Chamberlain West Hollywood for the past six years. His background in hospitality includes management, operations, profit and loss, staff training and development, as well as marketing and guest relations.