Director of Sales & Marketing, Rochelle van Rosenveldt has been recently been appointed part of the leadership team at Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas.

A South African native, Rochelle van Rosenveldt has climbed hospitality ladder and with 14 years of top-level experience behind her, she knows how to drive hotel strategy and move key market share.

Van Rosenveldt has worked in a variety of 5-star ultra-luxury brands and hotel properties around the world living in a number of cities in the Middle East, Europe and Africa. This is van Rosenveldt’s first appointment within the Hyatt Hotels Corporation.

At Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas, van Rosenveldt will be looking to inject a spark into the leisure segment and will be working closely with local DMC’s and Qatar National Tourism Council to ensure that the property is receiving its fair share of exposure in emerging markets.  The sales team will be tasked with visiting and working with agents in Germany, India, China and CIS countries to name just a few.

Rochelle Grand Hyatt Director of Sales and MarketingShe commented:

I am extremely excited to have joined Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas at a time when the whole country is united on making Qatar a destination for international travel. I feel a lot of work has been done already by bodies such as The National Tourism Council and I believe that we can all do our part in not only promoting our properties but also Qatar as a whole.’

Growing up in South Africa, van Rosenveldt has witnessed the struggles that many people face in their day-to-day life, which is why Corporate Social Responsibility will be high on the agenda for the 2019 marketing strategy. She added:

Community engagement and initiatives are very important to me. I am a strong believer in you get what you give and nothing is more rewarding than giving back to people more in need than yourself.’

Located just a short drive from the business areas of Doha West Bay Lagoon, Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas offers 249 guestrooms and 91 villas alongside the very best in innovative and authentic dining in Doha.

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