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HRS Hospitality and Retail Systems has promoted Steven Lee to APAC managing director. In this role, Lee will lead HRS in developing, maintaining, and expanding their product and service portfolio throughout the region, particularly in China. Lee has more than two decades of experience in hospitality. He joined HRS in 2017 as APAC regional director of operations.
Renaissance Race Course Hotel in Bengaluru, India, has named Jen Varghese director of sales and marketing. He has 16 years of experience in sales, business development, strategic planning, and team management. In his new position, Varghese will be responsible for maximizing hotel revenues through result-oriented sales and marketing strategies and seeking out business opportunities for events. Previously, Varghese worked as director of sales and marketing for Le Meridien Bangalore.
Karun Cornell has been appointed director of sales and marketing for Avani+ Khao Lak Resort in Phuket, Thailand, a new resort slated to open in late 2020. He has more than 10 years of experience in hospitality, and most recently served as group director of sales and marketing for Fair House Group.