|Sofitel General Managers|
Sofitel Luxury Hotels hosted its third annual General Manager Roadshow between April 9 and April 11, 2013. In attendance were sixteen General Managers from across the Sofitel Luxury Hotel brand around the world. The event traveled from Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills to Sofitel Chicago Water Tower and Sofitel New York, and gathered more than 250 travel agents across the three cities.
To reinforce its ongoing commitment to the travel agent community, the event showcased updates and developments across the brand to keep travel agents informed of Sofitel’s most recent news. News included the newest addition to the Sofitel Luxury Hotel brand, Sofitel Montevideo Casino Carrasco and Spa, along with Sofitel Legend Cartagena Santa Clara, which had recently announced its transition to the renewed Sofitel “Legend” label in January, 2013. Additionally, the new renovations at Sofitel Arc de Triomphe are set to unveil later this year. Developments and openings of Sofitel Wellington, Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua, Sofitel Shanghai Jing An Huamin and Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa were also mentioned.
The sixteen general managers present at the roadshow (featured in the photo) included: Philippe Seigle, Sofitel Buenos Aires; Richard Launay, Sofitel legend Santa Clara Cartagena; Marie Berengere Chapoton, Sofitel Montevideo Casino Cassasco and Spa; Vincent Arnaud, Hotel Scribe Paris managed by Sofitel; Robert-Jan Woltering, Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam; Gregory Maliassas, Sofitel Munich Bayerpost; Hamid Bentahar, Sofitel Marrakech Palais Imperial; António Ferreira de Sousa, Sofitel Lisbon Liberdade; Béatrice Schopflin, Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe; William Haandrikman, Sofitel Vienna Stephansdom; Denis Dupart, Sofitel London St James; Stephen Antram, Sofitel Xian On Renmin Square; Jorge Tito, Sofitel New York; Nicolas Pesty, Sofitel Chicago Water Tower; Eric Lemaire, Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills; and Laurent Hudry, Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese.