Jorge Carlos Smith, c of Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya announced the appointment of hospitality professional Ian Sutedjo as the new director of sales and marketing for Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya commencing on August 15, 2011.
Ian is passionate about sales and marketing as well as exceptional service delivery. His love of music, food and travel spills into everything he does, perfectly complementing the spirit of Hard Rock.
No stranger to the Hard Rock brand, Ian brings to Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya eleven years of hospitality experience working at various position levels with responsibility for sales and revenue development across a wide range of diverse markets and cultures.
Most recently Ian served as director of sales and marketing at Starwood Hotels and Resorts, prior to that he worked with Hard Rock Hotel Bali, Shangri-La and Hilton Group. Ian will be responsible for maximizing overall revenue and fostering relationships with the newly renovated Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya.