John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts has named Nick Larsen as corporate director of revenue optimization. He has 20 years of hospitality experience and is a certified revenue management executive (CRME). Prior to his promotion, Larsen served as an area revenue manager for JQH’s Embassy Suites by Hilton properties in Arkansas. He joined JQH as a revenue manager in 2002.

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has appointed Vivek Bhalla as regional vice president-southwest Asia, starting Jan. 1, 2018. He will be responsible for leading strategic growth for the company and operational performance for 31 hotels in the region. He previously served as a regional director of operations. Prior to joining IHG, Vivek was co-founder and managing director of CASAM Hospitality, an asset management and consulting firm.

Hawaiian Airlines announced that Peter Ingram, executive vice president and chief commercial officer, will become CEO on March 1, 2018, replacing Mark Dunkerley, who is retiring. Ingram joined Hawaiian as CFO in December 2005 and became chief commercial officer in 2011, overseeing marketing and sales, revenue management and network planning and loyalty programs.