Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong unveils opening team

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The opening team for Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong.

Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong has announced its leadership team ahead of its opening on September 8, marking the city’s first new-build hotel in more than 20 years.

Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong will offer 180 rooms and suites as part of Franzé Developments’ new residential and commercial hub, Geelong Quarter.

General manager Daniel Payne, who has been overseeing the establishment of the hotel since mid-2022, is joined by director of sales & marketing Stacey Cameron, food & beverage manager Dave Wilson, executive chef Migo Razon and front desk manager Ariel Ying-Hsuan Wang.

“We are committed to showcasing the outstanding offerings of this benchmark Holiday Inn property and contributing to the Geelong region’s growing reputation as a premier destination for travellers,” Payne said.

“As such, we have dedicated our efforts to attracting exceptional talent with extensive hospitality experience, as well as knowledge of the local area. Their expertise and enthusiasm will ensure Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong provides an unparalleled experience for guests, setting new standards for hospitality in the region.”