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Press Release Dusit

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  • 1. Hospitality Net - Article Page 1 of 2Hospitality Net - ArticleFor more news visit: http://www.hospitalitynet.orgDusit International appoints first Vice President Talent Management19 November 2008Bangkok - Dusit International has appointed its first Vice President TalentManagement, Justin Lee, to develop a human resources strategy and to help ensurethe smooth integration of Dusit International’s expansion.“As we are expanding rapidly in the world’s markets, the need for quality people toserve in each of our properties is essential. People are the core element inhospitality services, and we know that in order to achieve true success, we need todevelop their talent to help us strive for excellence,” said Octavio Gamarra, Senior Vice President, DusitInternational.He added “The appointment of our first Vice President Talent Management stems from our commitment toseek and develop quality people to work in Dusit International’s properties worldwide. Justin has exceptionalexperience in human resources development from working in a huge range of international markets includingSingapore, Malaysia and the Middle East. His expertise thus lies in the area of multicultural human resourcesmanagement, which will greatly help us with our overseas expansion.”Justin Lee completed his Diploma from Stamford College of Hotel Management under American Hotel &Lodging in Malaysia and joined A&W Restaurants, where he became responsible for the daily operations ofthree different restaurants. He then joined McDonalds Singapore, where he was responsible for managingand opening new restaurants. Justin was subsequently promoted to a training consultant role within thecompany.Justin then decided to focus on a hospitality industry career, beginning at Hilton International as a TrainingOfficer. Developing his human resources skills, he went on to work as Assistant Human Resources Managerat Swiss-Garden Hotel Kuala Lumpur and then became Training Manager at the Renaissance hospitalitychain.Fresh challenges came along when Justin was initially appointed as Director of Training and Development ofthe Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur. As an expansion of his responsibilities, he was appointed by the owners, YTLHotels, as Joint Director of Training and Development for the Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur and JW MarriottKuala Lumpur. In 2002, Justin was appointed as Director of Human Resources at the Ritz Carlton, Dubai, withtalent management responsibilities for all properties in the Middle East. During his time there, he alsoauthored and won the coveted Dubai Quality Gold Award in 2006 for the hotel.Justin next took up an appointment with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts as Regional Director of HumanResources, Middle East and Africa before being appointed Vice President Talent Management at DusitInternational.Justin Lee is an active hospitality trainer and expert in Middle East operations, especially in the area of talentdevelopment and organisational effectiveness, of supervisory and leadership effectiveness, operationsmanagement, and human resources management.CONTACTChutimaporn KasemsukCorporate International PR ManagerPhone: +66 (0) 2200 9999Email: chutimaporn.ks@dusit.comORGANIZATIONDusit Internationalwww.dusit.comDusit Thani Building, 946 Rama IV RoadBangkok , 10500ThailandPhone: +66 (0) 2200 9999 23/5/2012
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