People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move:

Philippe Arnaud was appointed general manager of Sanctum Inle Resort in Myanmar. Most recently, Arnaud was corporate operations manager at Valotel France.

Stanford Court appointed Ruben Barahona director of sales and marketing. Previously, Barahona was area director of sales at Oakland Marriott City Center/Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Oakland/Oakland Convention Center.

Sheraton Gunter in San Antonio named Patrick Beaver director of sales, Heather Detefson general manager and Tina Gonzales catering sales manager.

Clifton Carmody was named director of food and beverage at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, in California.

Grand Hyatt San Francisco appointed Paul Devitt area vice president and general manage. Most recently, Devitt was general manager at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas.

Benchmark Hospitality International named Kelly Gregg director of recruiting.

Wanda Hotels & Resorts, Beijing, appointed Qian Jin president.

Vincent Lesage was appointed executive chef at Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, California. Most recently, Lesage was executive chef at Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, California.

Andaz Wall Street in New York named Parvaneh Miller director of sales and marketing. Most recently, Miller was director of Sales and Marketing at Andaz Savannah in Georgia.

Akash Nabi was appointed general manager of Days Inn Jamaica – JFK Airport in New York.

Philipp Posch was appointed general manager of Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver. Posch will transition from his current management position at Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago.

Anna Marie Presutti was named to JAL Hotel Company’s Corporate Executive Officer’s Board. Presutti is currently vice president of Hotel Nikko San Francisco.

Kristen Pryor was promoted to general manager at The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain in Avon, Colorado. Most recently, Pryor was director of sales and marketing at the resort.

Lou Rossi was named executive chef at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island.

Dean Rossilli was appointed general manager of Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta. Most recently, Rossilli was general manager of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore. 

The Royal Sonesta New Orleans named Marshall Thompson director of group sales.