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Movers + Shakers: Langham elevates André Jacques as APAC Regional Marketing Director

Luxury hotelier Langham Hospitality Group has promoted André Jacques to Regional Director of Marketing, Pacific with the former Head of Sales & Marketing at The Langham, Melbourne to oversee initiatives across its properties in Australia and New Zealand.

Luxury hotelier Langham Hospitality Group has promoted André Jacques to Regional Director of Marketing, Pacific with the former Head of Sales & Marketing at The Langham, Melbourne to oversee initiatives across its properties in Australia and New Zealand.

Mr Jacques will hold dual positions, driving brand-wide marketing strategies and supporting the Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast and Auckland hotels on special projects while maintaining his leadership role in The Langham, Melbourne’s Sales & Marketing division.

The highly accomplished hospitality specialist commenced his Langham Hospitality Group journey at The Langham, Melbourne in January 2015 as Director of Sales & Marketing.

He joined with more than 30 years in the industry, including global senior leadership roles in Washington, DC and Doha, Qatar and extensive hotel pre-opening experience.

During his tenure as Head of Sales & Marketing, The Langham, Melbourne received several prestigious accolades.

The Langham Melbourne
The Langham, Melbourne at night.

Beyond his role in hospitality, Mr Jacques is an active tourism industry advocate, serving on the ATEC (Australian Tourism Export Council) Victorian Leadership Board, and is a longstanding participant in philanthropic endeavours.

He is deeply committed to promoting premium international visitation to Melbourne and is a close collaborator with Visit Victoria and the Melbourne Convention Bureau.

The Langham Group Regional Vice President of Operations, Pacific Jeffrey van Vorsselen expressed his confidence in Mr Jacques’ capabilities in the new role.

“André’s impressive track record and unwavering commitment to excellence make him the ideal leader for our marketing endeavours in the Pacific region,” he said.

“We are confident that under his guidance our hotels will continue to flourish and deliver exceptional experiences to our guests.”

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