2 April, 2013, Sanya – Jack Widagdo was recently appointed as the Director of Sales & Marketing of Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya, China 1st Kempinski resort.
Jack comes with 14 years of experience in a range of roles within the luxury hotel industry that spanned 4 countries. Prior to his arrival, the Indonesian national was with the Four Seasons in Thailand, the Capella Hotel Group both in Singapore and Bali (under the AYANA Resort and Spa) and the Signature Resorts of Voyages Hotel Group in Australia.
Jack said he is honored by the opportunity to join the Kempinski brand. “For a new player in Haitang Bay Sanya, Kempinski has won over various hotel awards in the short time the hotel was soft-opened, from Golfers’ Choice New Hotel, Golden Pillow to Best Design and Best Wedding Hotel for 2012 and 2013. The luxurious beach resort is unique in many ways – the grand-est hotel ballroom on the (Hainan) island, the 4000 sqm seaside lawn as a prime wedding location, residential-styled pool villas, rare Wood Art Museum and dragon boat ride on 1.2km long sea-water river, just to name a few.”
“We already have such an incredible property on a continuous 20-km stretch of beach, Jack’s exciting appointment further strengthened the Sales & Marketing team, out-of-the-box leadership with new markets to tap into and strategic positioning of our Sanya hotel” said William. “There are more developments to come as Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay infuses European luxury into an already distinguished resort. Stay tuned!”