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Hilton’s Seychelles Hotels Announce The Appointment Of New General Managers
August 12, 2016
SEYCHELLES - Hilton's Seychelles hotels today announced the appointment of two new general managers.
Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa on Silhouette Island appointed Andre Borg as general manager. Gregory Thierion was announced as the general manager for Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa and DoubleTree Hilton Seychelles Allamanda Resort & Spa.
Borg, originally hailing from Malta, joins Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa with nearly 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Eight of those years were spent working with Hilton Worldwide.
Borg said, "I am very excited to join the team at Hilton Seychelles Labriz. Our mission is to enrich the lives of our guests, team members and the community in this unique destination. I am confident that we will build on the success that this property has already achieved. I look forward to maintaining the exceptionally high standards that Hilton Worldwide and Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa are known for."
French-born Thierion has worked with Hilton Worldwide since his graduation from the Hospitality College of Strasbourg in 1999. Most recently, he was the Director of Food and Beverage Operations for Africa & Indian Ocean, Egypt & Levant, a role he has held since 2015.
"'I am thrilled to be joining such a wonderful team at the Hilton Northolme and DoubleTree Allamanda. Working at various properties and at the regional level has allowed me to learn more about diverse client needs. I hope to impart this experience to my fellow team members," said Thierion. "I look forward to leading this talented team and creating memorable experiences for our guests in a true and unique Seychellois spirit."
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About Hilton Seychelles Hotels
Offering a combination of idyllic dramatic beauty, stunning locations and first class Hilton service, the Hilton Seychelles Hotels are some of the most picture-perfect retreats in the Indian Ocean.
A favourite haunt of James Bond creator Ian Fleming, the upscale Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is a secluded hideaway nestled among the hills and coves of Beau Vallon Bay on Mahé, just a 25 minute transfer from the Seychelles International Airport. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, crystal-clear waters and a sheltered white sanded beach, this small boutique resort offers true intimacy and privacy from its spacious, luxury stilted wooden-clad villas. The resort operates a policy of no children under 13, making it the ideal location for a romantic break.
From its prime beachfront location on the South East coats of Mahé, Seychelles largest island, Double Tree by Hilton Seychelles - Allamanda Resort & Spa is a true paradise escape. Set against a spectacular backdrop of mountainous coast, indigenous landscaped gardens, sparkling azure sea and boasting panoramic views of the Indian Ocean, this 4* hotel is an enchanting haven of barefoot luxury, perfect for families and romance-seekers alike, just 20 minutes away from the Pointe Laure International Airport.
Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa is located on Silhouette Island, 20 km northwest of Mahé; this luxurious mountainous beach retreat is sandwiched between a dazzling 2.5 km long white beach with leaning palms over turquoise seas strewn with granite boulders and tropical forest. Only a 20 minute helicopter transfer from Seychelles International Airport, Mahé and a 45-minute boat trip via Bel Ombre Jetty, the resort is home to one of the largest nature reserves and National Marine Parks in the country. The resort offers an unparalleled choice of dining experiences as well as a wide range of leisure activities including exploratory nature hikes, diving, fishing, romantic sunset cruises, a fantastic Kids Club and the award-winning Silhouette Spa.
Let Hilton show you the perfect way to experience the beauty of the Seychelles.
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