Exclusive Lanesborough news. We hear that Daniel Jordaan ([email protected]) has been promoted to the position of head butler. Jordaan, who has been at The Lanesborough since 2004, will be responsible for the supervision of guest floors, guest rooms and suites and the butler department.
The St. Regis Bahia Beach, which opens in October, has named Angelica Rodil ([email protected]) director of sales and marketing. Rodil has over 20 years of hospitality industry knowhow and most recently was director of sales, marketing and public relations at Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa in Miami. Prior to her time in Miami, Rodil was director of sales for Sofitel Hotels’ Luxury Group.
The Oberoi, Mumbai reopened after extensive renovations on April 24. With the restoration came a new GM at the helm, Steven Kalczynski ([email protected]), who, prior to joining Oberoi, was general manager for five years at The Ballantyne in Charlotte, NC. Top Table: Sure to attract gourmands to the Oberoi, Mumbai is the new Ziya, an Indian restaurant under the direction of Michelin-starred Chef Vineet Bhatia.