Hong Kong: John A. Girard Takes the Helm of Regal Hotels Area General Manager



John A. Girard has recently been appointed Area General Manager (Hong Kong) and General Manager of Regal Airport Hotel Meeting and Conference Centre. In this new position, Mr. Girard will oversee Regal’s hotels in Hong Kong. As Area General Manager, he will continue to drive Regal’s international business development. Mr. Girard aims to further strengthen the Regal Airport Hotel’s position as the best Airport Hotel in the world.

From Malta, Mr. Girard is a member of the hotel industry in Hong Kong and sits on the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Hotels Association, heading the Public Relations and IT committees. He has over 45 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining Regal Hotels International, he had spent 18 years with Marco Polo Hotels, during which he held the positions of General Manager of the Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel; Vice President Marketing & Operations for the Group and Area Director for Marco Polo’s three Hong Kong properties. In the past three decades, he has held positions in various disciplines in hotels all over the world.

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