Radisson SAS Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek appoints Director of Sales and Marketing

Travel News Asia Tuesday, 19 September 2006

The Radisson SAS Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek has appointed Walid Al-Awa as its Director of Sales and Marketing. The property is currently the InterContinental Hotel Dubai, an established landmark on the Deira Creekside and will be re-branded Radisson SAS next month.

Al-Awa, a Syrian national, takes up his new role from the Four Seasons Damascus, Syria where he was Director of Sales. Al-Awa brings an impressive track record to Radisson SAS with nearly a decade of experience in hospitality industry sales. He has held leading sales positions at the Al Jubail InterContinental Hotel in Saudi Arabia, The Ritz-Carlton and Le Royal Meridian in Bahrain.

Walids primary role is to grow the hotels sales revenue. His comprehensive knowledge and experience in hospitality sales will be a real benefit to this challenging role of helping to establish the emirates oldest five-star property under a fresh new brand, said Andreas Flckiger, General Manager, Radisson SAS Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek.

The Radisson SAS Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek has 287 guest-rooms, including 39 suites, 16 food and beverage outlets as well as meeting and events facilities.

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