Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Simon McGrath takes the helm at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru
Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton have appointed Simon McGrath general manager of the DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, which is slated to open in July.
McGrath brings over 30 years’ experience in the international hospitality industry to his new position, having held several senior management roles in well-known hospitality brands.
He played a crucial role in the rebranding of DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Phuket - Surin Beach in Thailand.
The hospitality veteran has also worked in Australia, New Zealand, Vanuatu, Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia, and was the vice president of Tourism Accommodation Australia between 2011 and 2012.