Marriott International is pleased to announce that Edmund Ko has been named General Manager of Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa.


Originating from Hong Kong, Edmund has more than 26 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including 14 years with Marriott International. He has been in charge of managing sales & marketing, operations, and served for Marriott as Director of Sales at the Hong Kong Regional Sales Office, Director of Sales & Marketing of the China Hotel Guangzhou and at Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa. 


Striving to guide Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa from strength to strength after joining as Director Sales & Marketing in 2007, Edmund was promoted to Resident Manger in 2010. Showing loyalty and dedication to the resort he consistently displayed superb leadership abilities while doing business the Marriott Way, always meeting and exceeding the expectations of guests and associates.


As General Manager, Edmund aims to lead Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa into the future, continuing to provide a fantastic beach resort experience while achieving market goals and following a clear business plan. Edmund embodies the fine values that Marriott International stands for, ensuring continued growth and success for both Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa and Marriott International.  


Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa:


Nestled on the pristine white-sand beaches of China’s only tropical island, Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa is the perfect choice for a relaxing escape. The exclusive beach resort is conveniently located just a 35-minute drive from Sanya Phoenix International Airport.


Designed with vibrant colors, natural stone and warm woods to reflect its spectacular surroundings, Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa offers 452 well-appointed rooms and suites. Multiple swimming pools, a Clubhouse, Fitness Centre and signature Quan Spa combined with a comprehensive range of meeting facilities including an Ocean Front Chapel, make it the perfect choice for holidays, meetings and celebrations of all kinds. The tranquil ocean and tropical mountain views beckon guests to sit back and relax in peace. It is the place that you have always wanted to go and never wanted to leave!


Media Contact:


Joanna Lin – Director of Marketing Communications

Tel: (86 898)8856 8888

Fax: (86 898)8856 1049



SOURCE: Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa