Hilton Yantai Golden Coast Announces Leadership Appointments

This information originated in U.K. English.

April 20, 2016

YANTAI, China - Hilton Yantai Golden Coast recently announced the appointment of senior management roles at the hotel including director of operations, director of business & development, director of finance and human resources manager.

Chris Meng - Director of Operations
Chris has been appointed director of operations at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast, and he is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the hotel's operations, including Front Office, Food & Beverage, Kitchen, Housekeeping, Engineering, Security, Fitness Centre and other relevant operating departments. In his former role at The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial Street he was responsible for establishment and strategy development of the Front Office operations. With over 16 years in the hospitality industry, Chris first joined Hilton Worldwide in 2005 at Hilton Beijing, and then he held key positions at DoubleTree by Hilton Huaqiao, Hilton Beijing Capital Airport, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Wuhu and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Qingdao-Jimo.

Jimmy Wang - Director of Business & Development
Jimmy is appointed director of business & development at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast. Prior to joining Hilton Worldwide, Jimmy worked at JW Marriott Hotel Chongqing, Renaissance Tianjin Downtown Hotel, Hilton Beijing Capital Airport and Shangri-La Hotel Qufu. Jimmy is experienced in pre-opening hotels and sales team training. He will be responsible for driving revenue, marketing and events segments at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast.

Jack Zhang - Director of Finance
Jack is appointed director of finance at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast, and he is responsible for providing financial support, advice and expertise to the general manager and management team. Jack has nearly 10 years of experience in Finance at hotels within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio. He has full of confidence in Hilton Yantai Golden Coast's finance team and believes he can use his professional knowledge and mature management to participate in hotel management.

Sophia Wang - Human Resources Manager
Sophia is experienced in HR management, and she has served at InterContinental Sanya Resort and Sheraton Guilin Hotel. Previously, Sophia worked at Hilton Shijiazhuang. During her service period, she led the team to win Hilton's Blue Energy Award and the Make It Right Award in Asia Pacific in Q1 2014. Sophia will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of managing talent and employee relations initiatives at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast.

Vincent Zhou, general manager, Hilton Yantai Golden Coast, said, "We have a strong and experienced team at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast and we strongly believe that our excellent leadership will make us stand out in Yantai's hospitality industry."

Media can access additional information about Hilton Yantai Golden Coast at news.hilton.com/yantaigoldencoast.

Hilton Yantai Golden Coast is located at No.1 Ningbo Road, Yantai Economic and Development Area (YEDA) Shandong 264006, China. To make reservations, please call the hotel directly at +86 535 6107 777 or visit the hotel's website at www.hilton.com.

About Hilton Yantai Golden Coast
Situated in a corporate campus in close proximity to several Fortune 500 companies, Hilton Yantai Golden Coast is directly connected to the downtown shopping area and only 25 minutes away from Yantai Penglai International Airport by car. The hotel is also easily accessible to popular attractions including Golden Beach, 37 Degree Dream Sea Water Park, Changyu Castel Winery, Cishan Hot Spring and Penglai Pavillion.

Unwind or catch up on work in our 409 stylish, comfortable guest rooms with either 180-degree panoramic sea views or beautiful courtyard view. Choose from various types of rooms equipped with a variety of modern amenities.

There are 12 multifunction meeting rooms ranging from 38 to 125 square meters in size. The grand ballroom spans 1,400 square meters and can be divided into three separate function rooms and junior ballroom spans 700 square meters and can be divided into two parts. All spaces are equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi and the latest audio-visual technology. The business center provides access to secretarial and business services, and a dedicated hotel team is available to accommodate any request.

Hilton Yantai Golden Coast has three innovative restaurants and one bar, including OPEN, YUXI, Nodu and Lobby Lounge, where you can enjoy the cuisines from all over the world.

Recreational facilities at Hilton Yantai Golden Coast include a fitness center that is open around the clock, one roof top tennis court, four play rooms and one indoor swimming pool.


Jessica Lv
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