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BOB VAN DEN OORD APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE LANGHAM, HONG KONG

(Hong Kong, May 2013) The Langham, Hong Kong announces the appointment of Mr. Bob van den Oord to the position of Managing Director of The Langham, Hong Kong. In addition to this capacity, Mr. van den Oord continues his role as Vice President of Brands for Langham Hospitality Group.

With a distinguished career with over 20 years experience building and driving innovation for hospitality brands on 3 continents (North America, Europe and Asia), Mr. van den Oord will continue to lead the repositioning of The Langham, Hong Kong and take the 495 room property to the next level in terms of operational excellence, world-class brand management and innovative marketing initiatives.

Dutch-born, Mr. van den Oord has enjoyed an exceptional track record in senior hotel management positions for luxury hotels in the UK, France, Hong Kong and United States. In 2012 he was appointed Vice President of Brands (Global) for Langham Hospitality Group and Regional Director of Operations for Korea, Indo China and Thailand and successfully strengthened recognition of Langham Hotels’ brands.

He began his career with Langham Hospitality Group as a Resident Manager with the Le Meridien Boston in 1999. He then spent five years as the Managing Director/General Manager of Eaton Hotel in Hong Kong. From 2008 to 2011, he advanced to become Vice President of Sales & Marketing and served as a core member of Langham Group’s executive committee.

As Managing Director of The Langham, Hong Kong, Mr. van den Oord replaces Mr. Duncan Palmer who has resumed the role of Managing Director of The Langham, London.


About The Langham

The Langham, Hong Kong is an elegant European-style haven in the heart of vibrant Kowloon. Situated next to the “Rodeo Drive of Hong Kong”, the hotel is surrounded by the luxury stores of designer labels. The property’s 495 luxurious rooms and suites finished with luxurious fabrics, hardwood floors, hand-woven carpets, and silk drapes, no detail in these accommodations has been overlooked. Each room is also equipped with state-of-the-art hi-tech amenities, including a 37” flat-screen TV, iHome audio deck and wireless broadband internet connection. Attractions range from the rooftop pool down to the award-winning Michelin starred T’ang Court restaurant.


Mr. Bob van den Oord

The Langham, Hong Kong




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Stacey Marcelo
Director of Marketing Communications
The Langham, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2378 9393
Fax: (852) 2375 1772
stacey.marcelo@langhamhotels.com
Selina Lam
Assistant Marketing Communications Manager
The Langham, Hong Kong
Tel:(852) 2378 9308
Fax: (852) 23751772
selina.lam@langhamhotels.com
Fion Sze
Marketing Communications Coordinator
The Langham, Hong Kong

Tel:(852) 2378 9395
Fax: (852) 2375 1772
fion.sze@langhamhotels.com