Hilton Adelaide Appoints Peer Norsell as General Manager and Go Kondo as Director Of Operations

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June 22, 2012

ADELAIDE, South Australia - Hilton Hotels has appointed Peer Norsell as General Manager of the Hilton Adelaide. Peer has been with Hilton for 13 years and has joined the team from Hilton Bandung (Indonesia), where he was the hotel's opening General Manager.

Ashley Spencer, Vice President Operations, Hilton Worldwide - Australasia said, "Peer's experience in all facets of hotel operations will ensure Hilton Adelaide maintains its leadership in the business, events and leisure markets."

Born in Denmark, Peer started his career in 1995 as a Maitre d' for a variety of restaurants and hotels in Denmark. Moving to Australia in 1996, he worked as Restaurant Manager for Jordon's International Seafood Restaurant in Darling Harbor. In 1999 Peer joined Hilton at Melbourne On The Park in a variety of F&B roles, before travelling to the Middle East and Thailand in various operational positions.

Peer is looking forward to taking on the challenge of his new role and moving back to Australia - "to have the opportunity to lead the team at Hilton Adelaide, an icon in the local market is tremendous. I am looking forward to continuing to enhance Hilton Adelaide's position as a leader in the events, business and leisure markets" he said.

Peer replaces Michael Schmitt who will be leaving Adelaide and joining the team at Hilton Hua Hin in Thailand as General Manager.

Joining Peer at Hilton Adelaide is new Director Of Operations, Go Kondo. Joining the team from Hilton Tokyo, Go brings extensive operational experience to Hilton Adelaide.

Contact

Laura Ursino
Hilton Adelaide
+61 8 8237 0729
laura.ursino@hilton.com

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