Cooper and Firm introduced key appointments –

Cooper and Firm introduced key appointments –

Two hospitality trade specialists have stepped into newly created ‘cluster roles’ at The Lodge Britomart, Auckland and The Touchdown Residences, Bay of Islands.

Cameron Taylorpreviously gross sales chief at The Lodge Britomart has been promoted to a brand new position as Head of Hospitality Gross sales, working throughout The Lodge Britomart, The Touchdown Residences, MV Ata Rangi and The Tasting Room at The Touchdown Wines.

“In his tenure with the lodge, Cam has had many successes securing company contracts, leisure gross sales, and group enterprise and has led the cost to boost occupancy ranges to new heights with every passing month,” says Garth Solly, director of hospitality for mother or father firm Cooper and Firm, and normal supervisor for The Touchdown hospitality.

Previous to becoming a member of The Lodge Britomart, Cameron was a senior member of the regional gross sales crew with Accor NZ, Fiji and French Polynesia and beforehand held the Commerce Partnerships position for Tourism Fiji. Cameron stepped into his new position on August 15.

Rochelle Grey may even be a part of The Lodge Britomart and The Touchdown Residences as Head of Hospitality Advertising and marketing, beginning Monday September 5. Rochelle comes from a profitable tenure as Director of Advertising and marketing for Cordis Auckland, throughout which she launched the brand new Pinnacle Tower and a brand new restaurant and bar on the property.

Earlier than shifting into hospitality, Rochelle held senior advertising and marketing roles at M2 Journal, Bauer Media Group, Westfield NZ, DMG World Media and NZ Wines and Spirits. “Rochelle’s various, media-heavy background can be a robust help for us as we proceed to hunt methods to advertise and market our hospitality manufacturers,” says Garth Solly.

Each Cameron and Rochelle can be based mostly at The Lodge Britomart.

The 2 new “cluster” roles are designed to extend integration of the assorted companies owned and operated by Cooper and Firm.