Absolute Hotel Services (AHS) has made a series of new appointments.
Based at the company’s regional office in Mumbai, Priya Mokal has joined AHS as marketing communications & PR manager, while Bharat Panchal has become the company’s new assistant revenue & distribution manager. Both appointments are effective 2 February 2015.
Ms Mokal joins AHS following a career in which she has worked with various companies, most recently as assistant marketing manager for Cox & Kings.
Panchal meanwhile, arrives at AHS having worked with companies including Hilton and IHG in the UK, USA and India. He moves into the head office role having previously spent time as front office manager at AHS’s Eastin Easy hotel.
“I am pleased to appoint these two positions and am sure they will make a significant contribution to our organisation. Absolute Hotel Services is going through an exciting period of expansion and we always seek candidates who could strengthen our company in order to provide support to all of our hotels and resorts in the region,” said Sameer Dharkar, AHS’s managing director for India & Middle East.
The two head office appointments come shortly after AHS announced two new joiners at the Eastin Hotel Ahmedabad. Anil Jha has become the Gujarat property’s director of catering sales & operations, while Sumit Sinha is the hotel’s new executive chef.