Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa And DoubleTree Resort By Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island Announce Martin Rogers As Fiji Cluster General Manager

This information originated in Australian English.

January 11, 2016

NADI, Fiji Islands - Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa and DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island welcome Martin Rogers as Fiji cluster general manager.

Paul Hutton, vice president operations, Australasia, Hilton Worldwide, said, "Martin Rogers assumes this position having most recently held the role of cluster general manager for Hainan North, China, which included five openings for Hilton Hotels & Resorts and DoubleTree by Hilton hotels."

"With almost 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Martin joined China in 2013 and successfully opened Hilton Haikou Meilan, which received the Opening Hotel of the Year Award in 2014 for hotels in the Hilton portfolio in China."

Prior to this, Rogers opened Hilton Marsa Alam Nubian Resort in Egypt, and during his tenure, the hotel became well-recognized within Hilton Worldwide's Middle East and Africa portfolio. Rogers has held a number of positions as cluster general manager and general manager in Egypt and the United Kingdom. Before joining the hospitality industry, he gained unique and diverse experience in the military, manufacturing and accounting industries.

In his new role, Rogers will oversee Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa that will open its second stage in 2016, encompassing 120 villas, a spacious event space and exciting new concept restaurant. This year will also see the opening of the flagship DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island, a 120-room resort property on Sonaisali Island.

Rogers is excited by the opportunity to experience the unique Fijian lifestyle and believes Fiji will continue to see strong growth as a leisure and event destination.  

"Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa has celebrated great success in recent years and the upcoming opening of DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island is testament to our belief in the continued growth of Fiji as a leisure destination. I look forward to being part of our next milestones and achievements, and to work with such a vibrant and committed team," said Rogers.

For the second year running, Hilton Worldwide has been named in Universum's 'Most Attractive Employers' in the Asia Pacific region. Rodger's appointment is a testament to Hilton Worldwide's effort to groom talented team members and provide them with the opportunity to grow their careers within the organisation.

Media can access additional information about Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa at news.hilton.com/Fiji and about DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island at news.doubletree.com/Fiji.


Michelle Stott
Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa
+679 8919566

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