Hilton names Qian Jin area president for Greater China, Mary Casey moves to Maritz Travel
Hilton has named Qian Jin as the company's first area president for Greater China and Mongolia. Most recently Qian Jin served as president of Wanda Hotels & Resorts, one of Hilton's largest owners in Greater China.
Prior to this most recent position, Qian Jin spent the majority of his career at Starwood, where he ultimately became president for Greater China. He will replace outgoing senior vice president of Greater China and Mongolia, Bruce McKenzie.
Maritz Travel has welcomed Mary Casey as senior vice president of sales and marketing. Casey brings nearly 30 years of experience in global hospitality sales, most recently as senior vice president of sales and field marketing for North America at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide.
Previously at Starwood, Casey held a number of sales, operational and corporate roles both in Europe and the United States.
Wyndham Worldwide has appointed Michael D. Brown as president and chief executive officer of Wyndham Vacation Ownership. He comes to the position from his most recent role as COO of Hilton Grand Vacations.
Prior to this, Brown led HGV’s domestic sales organization. Previously he held sales, development, operations, and finance leadership roles across the US, Europe and the Caribbean for more than 16 years at Marriott International and Marriott Vacation Club International.
Hakkasan Group has promoted Nick McCabe to CEO succeeding Neil Moffitt. McCabe formerly served as president and COO of Hakkasan Group, and will be leading the group through the proposed merger with sbe.
McCabe joined the company in 2013 following its acquisition of Angel Management Group. He began his career as an entrepreneur developing high-profile entertainment projects, and joined Las Vegas-based Angel Management Group as vice president of strategy.