Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa recently announced the appointment of Ms. Jennifer Kwong as its new Director of Business Development. Jennifer will be responsible for driving the business forward in one of the most dynamic Asian markets.


On her latest role, Jennifer said: “I am pleased to be joining the Hilton family at Sanya, and am looking forward to building on the hotel’s popularity among travellers, and cementing its position as the leading luxury resort in Sanya.”


Before her career with Hilton, Jennifer was Director of Sales & Marketing at Shangri-la Hotel Zhongshan, and Director of Sales & Marketing InterContinental Foshan. Jennifer has an outstanding track record in the hospitality industry, with over 10 years of experience.


Commenting on Jennifer’s appointment, Mr. Stephan Stoss, General Manager of Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa said: “Due to her extensive experience in the hospitality industry, Jennifer will be a strong asset to the resort’s business development team in continuing its successful business strategy. She will definitely add new energy and inspiration to the Hilton family here at Sanya.”


In her new appointment, Ms. Kwong will oversee the management and all aspects pertaining to development of the Hilton’s luxurious property in Sanya which boasts of commanding a prime location on 400m of unspoilt beach front at the western end of Yalong Bay, 492 contemporary guest rooms, 7 signature restaurants and bars, a 2-storey MICE Pavilion, a 6,780-sqm Spa Retreat with 8 private treatment pavilions, 9 swimming pools and a one-stop recreation centre – Yalong Bay Adventure Club.


About Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa


Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa features a total of 492 guestrooms, suites and villas. It commands a prime location on 400m of unspoilt beach front at the western end of Yalong Bay, a 35-minute drive from the city of Sanya and 45-minute drive from the international airport. The average room size will be 48.5sqm, with over 50% of the rooms overlooking a wide, crescent-shaped sandy beach and the South China Sea. The remainder has vistas over the surrounding National Park. A 6780sqm Spa Retreat that encompasses a spa with eight treatment pavilions, a fitness centre offering exercise equipment, a relaxation area with deck lounges, steam room and sauna, and a tea lounge. Other facilities include seven restaurants and bars, a 3800sqm resort pool resort, two tennis courts, Kidz Paradise, Water Sport Centre and a one-stop Yalong Bay Adventure Club. The resort also features a detached all-inclusive MICE Pavilion that offers extensive meeting and banquet facilities, more than 3000sqm of space in two storeys as well as two spacious outdoor event lawns.


About Hilton Hotels & Resorts


One of the most recognized names in the industry, Hilton Hotels & Resorts stands as the stylish, forward thinking global leader in hospitality. From inaugural balls and Hollywood award galas to business events and days to remember, Hilton is where the world makes history, closes the deal, toasts special occasions and gets away from it all. The flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide continues to build upon its legacy of innovation by developing products and services to meet the needs of tomorrow’s savvy global travelers while more than 144,000 Team Members shape experiences in which every guest feels cared for, valued and respected. Today, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio includes more than 550 properties in 80 countries and the brand remains synonymous with "hotel." Access the latest Hilton news at www.hiltonglobalmediacenter.com or begin your journey at www.hilton.com. Social media users can engage with Hilton at www.twitter.com/hiltonhotels, www.facebook.com/hilton and www.youtube.com/hilton. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one ofHilton Worldwide’s ten market-leading brands.


For further information, please contact:


Mrs. Ella Dai

Assistant Online Marketing Manager

Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa

Tel: +86 (0)898 8858 8888 – 8841

Fax: +86 (0)898 8858 8838

Email: Ella.Dai@hilton.com


SOURCE: Hilton Sanya Resort & Spa