New York, NY (PRWEB) January 24, 2011
Mandarin Oriental, New York is delighted to welcome Benjamin Sinclair as the North American flagship’s new Director of Sales & Marketing.
Benjamin has an extensive, diverse and impressive background with a range of luxury hotels where he served as Director of Sales & Marketing including most recently The St. Regis New York, the Intercontinental in Toronto, Starwood Hotels & Resorts in French Polynesia, and the St. Regis Resort Bora Bora. He began his career in the hospitality industry as a Director of Sales & Marketing with the Movenpick Restaurant Group in Toronto, followed by various sales roles with Four Seasons Resort Maui. Benjamin is a native of Canada and is fluent in French. In his new role, he will oversee all aspects of Mandarin Oriental, New York’s sales and marketing reporting directly to Area Vice President, General Manager Rudy Tauscher.
Commenting on the appointment, Rudy Tauscher states, “We are very pleased to welcome Benjamin to the Mandarin Oriental, New York family and we look forward to benefiting from the extensive experience he brings to us from top luxury hotels and resorts around the globe. His fine reputation in the industry attests to the fact that he will be a significant asset to the Mandarin Oriental, New York team.”
About Mandarin Oriental, New York
A stunning fusion of modern design with stylish Oriental flair, Mandarin Oriental, New York features 248 elegant guestrooms and suites — all with breathtaking views of Manhattan and Five-Star hospitality. Luxurious amenities include Asiate, the hotel’s elegant restaurant; MObar created by noted interior designer, Tony Chi; the Lobby Lounge with dramatic views of Central Park; a 14,500-square-foot, Five-Star Mandarin Oriental Spa; and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a 75-foot lap pool. In addition, there is premium meeting and event space, including a 6,000-square-foot pillar-less ballroom with three walls of windows overlooking Central Park. Located in Columbus Circle’s Time Warner Center, Mandarin Oriental, New York is in an idyllic location just steps away from world-class dining, shopping and entertainment, including the Broadway Theater District, Lincoln Center, Central Park, Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Time Warner Center’s collection of upscale retail shops and restaurants.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels, resorts and residences. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 42 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 27 countries, with 17 hotels in Asia, 13 in The Americas and 12 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 14 Residences at Mandarin Oriental, connected to the Group’s properties.