John Blanco has been appointed General
Manager of the Capella Bangkok.
Located along the Chao Phraya River
waterfront promenade, the 101-room Capella Bangkok is scheduled to
open in the last quarter of 2018.
“John is a dynamic leader with strong values and a passion for
service excellence. With his extensive experience in luxury hospitality at some of the world’s most prestigious hotels, I am
confident that John will bring our Capella service philosophy to
life in Bangkok,” said Nicholas M. Clayton, Chief Executive
Officer of Capella Hotel Group.
An American with roots in
Venezuela, John was raised in various cities around the world. For
the past 25 years, John has worked with prestigious hotel brands
such as Ritz-Carlton, Four
Seasons as well as many highly regarded independent hotels.