The Murray, Hong Kong, a Niccolo Hotel, has
appointed Evelyn Yo as Director of Communications and Anton
Kilayko as Brand Director.
In her new role, Yo will oversee The Murray’s
advertising, marketing communications and public relations
initiatives to promote Niccolo Hotel’s flagship property to an
Part of The Murray’s pre-opening team, Yo
joined The Murray in April 2017 as Assistant Director of
Communications. Throughout her distinguished career in luxury
hospitality and retail, she has held leadership roles in marketing
with Leviev Diamonds and The Ritz-Carlton Hotels.
Prior to The
Murray, Yo was General Manager of Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design,
a non-profit initiative committed to raising the profile of design
and culture through creative experiences.
The Murray has
also promoted communications veteran Anton Kilayko to an executive
role as Brand Director.
Since October 2016, Kilayko served as the
pre-opening Director of Communications.
respected branding and communications expert, Kilayko brings a
wealth of experience to his role. He has worked with luxury travel
and hospitality brands as Director of Sales and Marketing at
Orient-Express Hotels Trains and Cruises (now Belmond), and
Director of Communications at The Ritz-Carlton.
to Hong Kong for The Murray, Kilayko spent six years as Head of
Marketing and Investor Relations at KOP Limited, a Singapore
Exchange (SGX) catalyst listed integrated lifestyle company with
interests in luxury residential real estate, hospitality and
“We are excited to announce these new
promotions,” said Duncan Palmer, managing director of The Murray,
Hong Kong. “We are confident that Evelyn and Anton’s exceptional
talents in branding and communications will continue to help
position The Murray as Hong Kong’s leading luxury hotel and to
identify new partnership opportunities for The Murray.”