“Over the last challenging period, Pullman Phu Quoc Beach Resort has become a prominent name on Pearl Island’s resort map” said Mr. Pieter De Weerd, General Manager. “These promotions reflect our executive leaders’ flexibility to adapt and dare to cope with challenges in two years of predicament. With this solid leadership team, we will continue maintaining a strong and flexible balance sheet, investing in our services, pursuing worthwhile goals and creating long-term value for our investor and guests”.
Michael Keller has been promoted to Director of Operations, responsible for the comprehensive operation throughout the property. He will continue to be intimately involved in day-to-day Food & Beverage operations, plus overlooking the resort’s Lifestyle, Rooms and Landscape divisions. Mr. Keller has been the acting Director of Operations since October 2021. His transition from his Director of Food & Beverage duties is part of a succession strategy to streamline the apparatus in acclimating to the new normal.
Lien Hoang has been named as Director of Rooms. In this new role, she will continue to lead Front Office and Housekeeping operations while taking on responsibility for guest experience consistency to ensure the resort maintains an appropriate focus on our guests. Lien joined Pullman Phu Quoc Beach Resort as Assistant Director of Rooms in September 2019 with an extensive background in overseeing the front desk team, which has proved invaluable as the property has developed our organization.
“I want to thank Michael and Lien as both steps in to develop very talented team members” Pieter expressed. “They are outstanding leaders who take advantage of opportunities that improve operations and challenge-driven solutions and we are fortunate to have them join the executive committee”.
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ABOUT PULLMAN PHU QUOC BEACH RESORT
Pullman Phu Quoc Beach Resort, a Pullman’s flagship resort located on the island’s southwest coast just 10 minutes from the airport, is tailor-made for those searching for serious play and a lively place to work. Along its private 170-meter beach on Bai Truong, the resort offers a variety of 331 rooms in 8 categories, bespoke culinary options with three restaurants and three bars and state-of-the-art facilities include the largest mosaic infinity pool (2000sqm) of the island, Pullman Fit and Spa, kids’ playground, a complete line-up of lifestyle activities, making our world the funstatic playground for any purpose.
Pullman Hotels & Resorts sets a new tempo in global travel and living, delivering an inspiring, energizing and enriching experience to new entrepreneurs. Pullman welcomes guests with the space they need to focus, work and play. Forward-thinking, hyper-connected and with a passion for art and fitness, Pullman retains the adventurous spirit and open-minded ambition that drove it to become a pioneering travel brand over 150 years ago. Today Pullman features more than 130 properties in vibrant and cosmopolitan destinations around the world. Pullman is part of Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique experiences in 5,000 hotels and residences across 110 countries.