Jon Cannon has been appointed as General Manager
of the Novotel Samui Resort Chaweng Beach Kandaburi.
Located in Koh Samui’s vibrant Chaweng area, the
resort offers 183 rooms, suites and family rooms, two swimming
pools, a bar, two restaurants, a spa and a gym.
The British national has more than two decades
of experience in the hospitality industry and has worked in Europe, Oceania and Asia, the last nine years
of which have been with AccorHotels.
Jon was chosen in 2015 as one of the 20
executives to undergo AccorHotels’ International Hospitality
Management Program (IHMP), a rigorous training seeking to
fast-track the career progression of high-potential individuals.
Moving to Thailand in 2017, he served as
Executive Assistant Manager (EAM) at Novotel Phuket Kamala Beach,
a 166-room resort located in Thailand’s largest and most visited
island, Phuket. Following that, he moved on to become
Resident Manager at the 426-room Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square.
Latest videos / podcasts:
Transforming Pattana into a Leading Sports Training Hub,
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Thailand - Interview with Kati Hakkinen,
Racha Kiri Resort in Khanom, Thailand,
Pai Tourism - Interview with an Emerging Destination in Thailand,
Organic Farming and Sustainable Tourism in Thailand,
TAT's Press Conference at TTM+ 2019 and
Hospitality Management Interns from Philippines.