People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move:

Scandic Hotels named Lena Bjurner senior vice president of human resources. Bjurner joins Scandic from American Express’ European Human Resources.

Kevin Buchanan was named general manager at the Hilton Garden Inn Boston Logan Airport. Most recently, Buchanan was general manager of the Hilton Garden Inn at Providence Airport.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts appointed Ricardo Calo vice president of operations for South America and Jean-Marc Janod vice president of operations for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.

Nicholas Chalmers was appointed general manager of Conrad London St. James. Most recently, Chalmers was hotel manager of Jumeriah Carlton Tower in London.

The Inn at Key West named Bill Dalleske general manager. Most recently, Dalleske was general manager of the Marriott Courtyard Oakland Airport in California.

Mark Deere was named general manager at Amwaj Rotana in Dubai. Most recently, Deere was general manager at Yas Island Rotana and Centro Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.

Yvette Edwards was appointed director of marketing at Loews Regency Hotel in New York.

Claudia Eggsphuler was appointed general manager of The Adolphus in Dallas. Most recently, Eggsphuler was complex general manager at the Westin and Sheraton in Reston, Virginia.

Marshall Hotels & Resorts named Randy Griffin executive vice president of sales and marketing. Previously, Griffin was vice president of sales at Marriott International Global Sales Organization.

Sheila Hession was named director of sales and marketing for the Willard InterContinental Washington, D.C.

Edd Karlan was appointed director of sales and marketing at the Hilton West Palm Beach. The hotel is scheduled to open in 2016.

Debanjan Kundu was appointed director of sales and marketing for The Ritz-Carlton, Bangalore. Most recently, Kundu was director of sales and marketing at Sheraton Bangalore.

Christopher Lavaud was named food and beverage manager at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, France.

Hyatt Union Square New York named David McManus general manager and Angela Pina director of sales and marketing.

Red Lion Hotels Corp. appointed Angie McPetrie regional vice president of lodging development for the central region. Previously, McPetrie was regional vice president and director at IHG.

Patrick Newman was appointed executive chef and director of food and beverage at the Sonesta Bee Cave Austin. Most recently, Newman was executive chef at the InterContinental Stephen F Austin.

Enric Noguer was named Grupo Iberostar’s general manager America.

Magnuson Hotels Worldwide appointed John Russell strategic growth advisor. Russell is the former CEO and chairman of Cendant Hotels.

Ashish Verma was named vice president of the luxury division at Début Hotel Group. Verma is the former general manager of the Lowell Hotel in New York.

Associated Luxury Hotels International appointed Amber Voelker regional director of sales for the west region. Most recently, Voelker was director of group sales at The Langham Huntington in Pasadena, California.

Jennifer Wasserman was appointed director of sales and marketing at The Highland Dallas.