I am currently the General Manager of the Century hospitality group in Doha Qatar ,in charge of Century hotel ,the Dead Sea in Jordan , Century lusail in Doha ,after I moved as CEO for le Mirage Hospitality Management in charge of five boutique hotels (le Mirage executive residence, le Mirage Suites, Le Mirage Sharq, le Mirage
I am currently the General Manager of the Century hospitality group in Doha Qatar ,in charge of Century hotel ,the Dead Sea in Jordan , Century lusail in Doha ,after I moved as CEO for le Mirage Hospitality Management in charge of five boutique hotels (le Mirage executive residence, le Mirage Suites, Le Mirage Sharq, le Mirage executive apartments and le Mirage Village).
in addition to that I am holding the position of CEO of the International Food Concept in Doha in charge of the whole operation of ( chili’s, Mac grill, Johnny rocket , berts cafe and Viagio pasta restaurant .
My Recent experience as , Director of Operations , the General Manager for the Sealine beach resort , Director of Business Development, Area director of sales and marketing , General Manager for Qatar National Hotels Company( Sea line beach resort , Doha club in addition to both royal hall and the palm tree island), backed up by a long experience in the hospitality industry.
I have completed over 25 years of relevant experience in combined fields of public and customer relations, sales and marketing, operations, business development, hotel management and administration, all administered in directorial, managerial and supervisory positions as well as financial issues .
Specialties: Hospitality strategic planning, financial management, advertising strategies. Operational decisions. operation analysis , property re positioning , leadership and motivation , executive housekeeping strategic management simulation ,marketing plans , budgeting and forecasting , due diligence , management , operations , forward planning training coaching and projects assessment, branding and identity.
General Manager @ Hotel Century in Doha is classified as one of the most prestigious 4 stars deluxe hotels in Doha, deluxe spacious rooms, elegant furniture, contemporary Food outlets, Banquet halls suitable for all kind of functions, the largest business center in Doha, an advanced fitness center and Spa besides the most convenient location for all corporate business and FIT travelers, most of our 140 rooms are overlooking the Arabian Gulf supported by 8 deluxe suites .
Duties and responsibilities
To create the century Hospitality Group in order to oversee the future projects as follows:
The century grand at Al Weiseil 250 rooms and 250 furnished apartments ( open in 2016)
The Century hotel Dead Sea Jordan 360 rooms (open late 2016) From July 2010 to Present (5 years 6 months) Chief Executive Officer- Le Mirage Hospitality Management - Doha/Qatar @ Chief Executive Officer
Le Mirage hospitality management , Doha Qatar
Consultant to the Board of Directors for all hospitality issues
In charge of 5 properties (hotels) in addition to 7 international chain of restaurants master franchisee
Le mirage executive apartments (luxurious hotel apartments) 3 hotels- 210 rooms
Le mirage suite ( deluxe suites hotel) one hotel 25 upscale suites
Food and beverage
In charge of the master franchisee for different international brands totaling of 10 stores From March 2006 to June 2010 (4 years 4 months) General Manager Sealine Beach Resort/ Director of Operations/D.O.S& Marketing Katara Hospitality @ Director Of Operations /(QNHC)& General Manager Sealine Resort ( created the Merweb brand in Qatar) under the Qatar hospitality Qatar National Hotels Co.& General Manager the Sealine beach /resort In charge of
AL Sadd merweb hotel (126 deluxe rooms)
Sealine beach resort 66 Deluxe villas and rooms 4 F&B outlets tennis court banquet facilities and private beach
Doha club the most prestigious club in Doha with 10 F&B outlets, 4 tennis court , squash court , 2 pools and deluxe GYM and SPA , banquet rooms and different recreation facilities,Palm tree island 4 F&B outlets private beach meeting room and pool ,The Royal Hall the biggest multipurpose function banquet hall in Doha Opening of Al Sharq Village and Spa
AREA DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETING , Qatar National Hotels Company
DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEV’T, Qatar National Hotels Company( Kattara Hospitality)
Did the assessment reports for Hilton Rabat, Sidi frieg in Algeria , the holiday inn hotel in Beirut for the investment department at the ministry of commerce in Qatar From August 2002 to March 2006 (3 years 8 months) Hotel Manager, Sonesta Hotel Cairo @ In charge of all aspects of the hotel on day to day Basis, full in charge of the whole hotel operations form rooms to sales , food and beverage , and recreation.
Increase the sales of the whole hotel and attribute positively in increasing the bottom line and decreasing the staff turn over. From September 2000 to August 2002 (2 years) Executive Assistant Manager- Le Meridien Makady Bay Hurghada @ In Charge for all Day to Day operations of the hotel, help in the process of the hotel pre opening , full in charge of all hotels divisions , overseeing all hotel operations , increasing sales and keeping a sustain stand of high quality of service , hands on , eye for details and promoting the hotel locally and internationally From February 2000 to September 2000 (8 months) Hotel Manager @ fully in charge of both resort operations
Did as well the pre-opening of Le Meridien hotel in hurgada ( 950 rooms) From February 1999 to February 2000 (1 year 1 month) ROOMS DIVISION MANAGER @ In charge of all rooms operations, front office, housekeeping, laundry, health club pool and recreation centre From September 1995 to March 1999 (3 years 7 months) GENERAL MANAGER @ In charge of the whole operations for 4 deluxe hotel cruise ships From January 1995 to October 1995 (10 months) FRONT OFFICE MANAGER @ Overseeing the whole front office operation, recreation and SPA From September 1990 to August 1995 (5 years) FRONT OFFICE MANAGER @ In charge of all rooms operations, front office, housekeeping, laundry, health club pool and recreation centre From December 1987 to August 1990 (2 years 9 months) ASSISTANT FRONT OFFICE MANAGER @ In charge of the front office operations From October 1982 to May 1985 (2 years 8 months) Front Desk Manager @ Front Desk Manager From September 1978 to September 1982 (4 years 1 month)
Hospitality Management, Professional Development Program, Successfully completed the full course @ Cornell University From 1993 to 1993 Sales and Marketing Diploma, Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education, Non-degree training course- Overall Rating Excellent @ Jackson State University From 1993 to 1993 BA, Business Administration @ Cairo University From 1973 to 1978 Hany Maroun is skilled in: HOSPITALITY STRATEGIC PLANNING, FINANCIAL MNGT,, Budgeting, Market Planning, Financial Management, Due Diligence, Hospitality Management, Strategic Planning, Hospitality, Managerial Finance, Budgets, Positioning, Hotel Management, Resorts, Pre-opening, Branding & Identity