People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move:

Stephan Amesoeder has been named general manager of the Andover Inn in Andover, Massachusetts. Most recently, Amesoeder was director of food and beverage for Wyndham Boston Andover.

Amanda Anderson has been named general manager of the Holiday Inn Express in Lewiston, Idaho. Anderson previously was general manager of the Adcope Athletic Club in Lewiston.

Great Wolf Resorts, Madison, Wisconsin, has promoted Timothy Black to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Black most recently was the company’s executive vice president.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has promoted Mary Casey to senior vice president of sales, North America division. Casey most recently was vice president, global corporate sales, for the company.

Mövenpick Hotel & Spa Bangalore has appointed Biswajit Chakraborty general manager. Chakraborty previously was general manager of The Leela Mumbai.

InterContinental Hotels of San Francisco has appointed Ramon Da Silva area director of finance. Da Silva was most recently director of finance for the Claremont Resort, Club and Spa in Berkeley, California.

Regent Hotels & Resorts, Taipei, has named Simon Dai regional director of sales (Beijing). Dai most recently was account director of Starwood’s global sales office in China.

The Alexander, A Dolce Hotel, in Indianapolis has hired Gary Faehr as director of finance. Faehr previously was controller for 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Regency Kuwait has appointed Aurelio Giraudo general manager. Giraudo most recently was general manager of Best Western Premier Dua Sentral, Kuala Lumpur.

Scott Jernstrom has been appointed director of sales and marketing at the New Orleans Marriott. Jernstrom most recently was an asset manager at Bethesda Marriott.

Thierry Kennel has been promoted to regional vice resident, overseeing Four Seasons Hotel Palo Alto, Four Seasons Hotel Mexico City and Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis, in addition to Four Seasons Hotel Denver. Kennel also will continue to serve as general manager of Four Seasons Hotel Denver.

InterContinental Hua Hin Resort in Hua Hin, Thailand, has appointed Britta Kutz general manager. Kutz most recently was deputy general manager of InterContinental Singapore.

Agustin Maddocks has been named general manager of the Hilton Garden Inn Tucuman in Argentina. Maddocks was formerly rooms division manager at Hilton Buenos Aires.

Regent Hotels & Resorts, Taipei, has named Rene Mayer assistant global director of sales (Taipei). Mayer was most recently director of sales and marketing at Sofitel Plaza Hanoi.

The International Palms Resort and Conference Center Cocoa Beach, Florida, has named Tim Michaud general manager. Michaud most recently was the resort manager/COO at Captain Hiram’s Resort in Sebastian, Florida.

The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Puerto Rico has appointed Tiago Sarmento director of sales and marketing. Sarmento previously was director of sales and marketing for The St. Regis Tianjin, China.