Interstate Hotels & Resorts appoints new Vice President of Technology
August 16, 2018 | Community, News, Openings, Our Team, Signings
Leading third-party hotel management company, Interstate Europe Hotels & Resorts, has appointed a new Vice President of Technology to its growing team in the UK.
John Hogan brings over three decades of technology experience to the team including senior positions with Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts, Guoman-Thistle Hotels and Millennium Copthorne.
In his new role, John will be responsible for technology strategy and will have oversight for acquisitions, in-life properties and corporate support while working under the guidance of Interstate’s global Chief Information Officer in the United States.
John said: “I’ve worked for over 30 years in IT roles globally and a good portion of that time has been spent in the travel and hospitality industry.
“I’m absolutely delighted to be bringing that experience to Interstate and to build on the great work already being done with technology here.
“I’m looking forward to working for this ever-expanding organisation here in the UK, Europe and in conjunction with the United States as we continue to grow as a company.”
John’s experience of working in global companies includes eight years spent in the United States and his previous roles include working for organisations such as The Coca-Cola Company, Clifford Chance and Linklaters.
Nicholas Northam, Managing Director for Interstate Europe, said: “We’re delighted to welcome John to the team here at Interstate.
“As we continue to expand our UK portfolio, John’s experience on a global scale and within the industry is invaluable, and it will bring added value to our hotel owners as he leads the spectrum of hotel technology and best-in-class platforms we operate.”