People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move:

Mariza Ampaza was appointed group sales manager at The Robert Parker Collection.

Angelina Andreoni was appointed human resources director at Playa Largo Resort & Spa in Key Largo, Florida. Previously, Andreoni was employment and recruitment manager at Ocean Reef Club in the Florida Keys.

Seema Bandukda was named regional director of operations at OTO Development.

Manathai Koh Samui in Thailand appointed Roberto Belliti to create the concept and lead Waterline Restaurant, the property’s new beachfront dining experience.

Aaron Boyd was appointed executive chef at 9600 Kitchen at the DoubleTree by Hilton Breckenridge in Colorado. Most recently, Boyd was principal at the Boyd Co., a consulting firm that specializes in restaurants, hotels, and resorts.

Small Luxury Hotels of the World named Filip Boyen CEO.

Jorgen Christensen was appointed general manager at Marco Polo Changzhou Hotel in China.

Denihan appointed Carl Cohen chief experience officer. Most recently, Cohen was chief marketing officer and vice present at MGM Resorts International.

Trilogy Spa Holdings appointed Brennan Evans vice president of operations. Most recently, Evans was managing director at Well & Being Spa at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Trilogy’s flagship Well & Being property.

Jackson Ferguson was appointed director of sales and marketing at Mövenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok.

Jill Goh was appointed general manager at Mandarin Oriental, Macau, in China. Most recently, Goh was corporate operations manager, Asia, at Mandarin Hotel Group.

Jeannine Graham was appointed director of sales at Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton, New York. Graham joins the Topping Rose House from Denihan Hospitality Group.

Frederik Houben was appointed director of sales and marketing at the Lodge of Four Seasons on the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri. Most recently, Houben was regional director of sales and marketing at Warwick International Hotels, North America and Bahamas.

Paul Jordaan was appointed general manager at Indigo Pearl in Phuket, Thailand. Previously, Jordaan was general manager at Six Senses resorts in Oman and Vietnam. 

Stephen Johnson was named general manager at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa, a Destination Hotel, in Phoenix.

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach in Florida named Thu Le Dong and Thomas Fitzgerald group sales managers.

W Fort Lauderdale in Florida named Anna MacDiarmid general manager.

Waldorf Astoria Chicago named Marlene Poynder general manager. Most recently, Poynder was general manager at Waldorf Astoria Beijing.

Louis Scaramuzzi was appointed executive chef at The Hotel Zamora in St. Pete Beach, Florida. 

The Grand Hyatt New York appointed John Schafer area vice president and general manager. Most recently, Schafer was vice president managing director at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego.

Martin Schnider was appointed general manager at Mandarin Oriental, Doha, in Qatar. Most recently, Schnider was general manager at Mandarin Oriental, Macau, in China.

Emily Subrata was named director of Sudamala Resorts Indonesia.

Collin Thornton was appointed executive chef at The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point, California. Most recently, Thornton was executive chef at the Fairmont Royal York hotel in Toronto.

Angela Vaughn was appointed director of marketing at Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa in South Walton, Florida. Most recently, Vaughn was community and public relations coordinator for Visit South Walton.