Abu Dhabi UAE - 28 March 2016
IHG's Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi Yas Island has appointed Allana Thomas as Hotel Manager.
Joining from Stamford Plaza in Auckland, New Zealand as Hotel Manager, Allana brings with her 19 years of experience.
After graduating from college in 1997 Allana joined IHG and stayed with the company for 17 years before she moved to Stamford Plaza in 2014. Thomas rejoins IHG again after being away for two years.
"The team and myself are very excited to have Allana join our Crowne Plaza Yas Island family," said Rami Serhal, General Manager of Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites Yas Island, "Allana comes with great knowledge and experience that will definitely have a great impact on the hotel and colleagues".
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Crowne Plaza is an upscale brand in major urban centres, gateway cities and resort destinations offering business travellers high levels of comfort, service and amenities.
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts is a dynamic hotel brand currently located in nearly 50 countries around the world.
Truly international, Crowne Plaza offers premium accommodation, designed for the discerning business and leisure traveller who appreciates simplified elegance combined with the practicality of the latest features, as well as value for money. At Crowne Plaza, guests can enjoy a 24-hour business service, wireless high speed internet access in the lobby plus state of the art gym and leisure facilities.
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