APRIL 2019 – HEADS above the Rest®

April 02, 2019

HEADS above the Rest® by Benoit Gateau-Cumin   The Newsletter of The Boutique Search Firm, a worldwide retained recruiting firm specializing in hospitality management. Global Update: Who’s where and doing what   THE AMERICAS Auberge Resorts Collection has named Chris Gabaldon Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, he served as Area Vice President of Luxury Brands, […]

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MARCH 2019 – HEADS above the Rest®

March 01, 2019

HEADS above the Rest®  by Benoit Gateau-Cumin The Newsletter of The Boutique Search Firm, a worldwide retained recruiting firm specializing in hospitality management. Global Update: Who’s where and doing what     THE AMERICAS Olivier Chavy has joined RCI Exchanges as President. Most recently, he had served as Chief Executive Officer at Mövenpick Hotels & […]

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WHAT’S LEFT TO GRAB?

February 20, 2019

With the recent acquisitions of Belmond by LVMH and of Six Senses by IHG (InterContinental Hotel Group), what is left to “grab” in the ultra-luxury hospitality market? What makes the LVMH purchase of Belmond exceptional and may lead to “copycats” before we know it? Simply that LVMH is before anything else a “luxury conglomerate” with […]

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DECEMBER 2018 – HEADS above the Rest®

December 04, 2018

HEADS above the Rest®  by Benoit Gateau-Cumin The Newsletter of The Boutique Search Firm, a worldwide retained recruiting firm specializing in hospitality management. Global Update: Who’s where and doing what   DECEMBER 2018   THE AMERICAS Nancy Novogrod, a well-known name in the travel publishing world (she was the long-time Editor in Chief of Travel […]

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NOVEMBER 2018 – HEADS above the Rest®

November 06, 2018

HEADS above the Rest®  by Benoit Gateau-Cumin The Newsletter of The Boutique Search Firm, a worldwide retained recruiting firm specializing in hospitality management. Global Update: Who’s where and doing what   NOVEMBER 2018   THE AMERICAS Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has named Antoine Chahwan Area President Hotel Operations Americas, based in Dallas. Chahwan has […]

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OCTOBER 2018 – HEADS above the Rest®

October 02, 2018

HEADS above the Rest®  by Benoit Gateau-Cumin The Newsletter of The Boutique Search Firm, a worldwide retained recruiting firm specializing in hospitality management. Global Update: Who’s where and doing what   OCTOBER 2018   THE AMERICAS JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group has named Gilda Perez-Alvarado Chief Executive Officer, Americas. She was most recently serving the […]

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