Delta Hotels by Marriott, Grand Okanagan Resort has celebrated its 30th anniversary since opening its doors in 1992.
Graeme Benn appointed GM of JW Marriott Parq Vancouver and the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection
Benn brings over 35 years of global hospitality experience to his new role.
JW Marriott Parq Vancouver and the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection have appointed Graeme Benn as dual property general manager. In his new role, Benn is responsible for overseeing both luxury properties, which anchor the Parq Vancouver entertainment experience in downtown Vancouver, B.C.
Benn joins the company with over 35 years of experience at hospitality venues across the globe. He has worked in leadership roles at brands such as Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Marriott International, Coast Hotels, and Delta Hotels, and holds an MBA from the University of Guelph.
“I’m thrilled to join the incredible team at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver and the DOUGLAS, which are in the epicentre of Vancouver’s electric entertainment district. Over the years, these hotels have evolved into globally recognized properties located in the heart of an enviable city,” says Benn. “I’m excited to build on this momentum and continue offering guests the impeccable, personalized service and luxurious comforts they have come to expect from a visit to our hotels.”
The MICHELIN Guide recently added the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection, to its curated selection of hotels worldwide. Benn’s immediate plans include creating opportunities for further accolades by introducing strategic programs and initiatives to both hotels that will raise the bar for luxury and comfort, according to the company.