Hilton Worldwide today announced the appointment of Luis Perillo as general manager of the new build 245-guestroom Hilton Bogota.
Perillo will report to Tom Potter, vice president, operations, Latin America, Hilton Worldwide, and will be responsible for all hotel operations of the Hilton in Bogota, Colombia. Perillo most recently served as regional director sales and marketing, Latin America and Caribbean, Hilton Worldwide.
Perillo brings more than 21 years of experience to his new role. He joined Hilton Worldwide in 1995 as director of sales and marketing for Hilton Venezuela. Since then Perillo has held various roles including regional director of sales and marketing for the Andean Region, opened Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi as director of business development and resident manager, and general manager of Hilton Barquisimeto in Venezuela.
Prior to joining the company, Perillo acted in various operational positions and as director of sales and marketing of other hotels in his native Venezuela.