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Travel Partners has recently appointed Arthur Vicario to the new position of Business Development Partner Member Agencies. Vicario joins the company having had 20 years of experience in airline, GDS and consolidation segments of the industry.
The Ramada Resort Shoal Bay has promoted Leah Besant to the role of Executive Assistant Manager where she will be charged with looking after the hotel’s operations, according to parent company Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific. She will report to regional director of operations — NSW, TAS, WA and NZ, Nathan Hunt.
A new Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer is in place at Royal Caribbean Cruises with Laura B Miller recently taking up the position. She has previous experience with ADT Corporation, Coca-Cola and Raytheon Company.
Asian tour operator Wendy Wu Tours has appointed Paola Bamonte as its new Business Development Manager for NSW. In the position, Bamonte will look after the territory of Southern NSW.
Hospitality executive Mikael Svensson has recently joined hospitality management and building solutions company Louis T Collection as its new Senior Vice President. Hailing from Sweden, Svensson will oversee operation of the group’s current hotel portfolio.