New general managers at QT Hotels in Wellington and Auckland

New QT Wellington general manager Colin McClean.

QT Hotels & Resorts has made two new leadership appointments in New Zealand, with Colin McClean and Jodi Brown taking on general manager roles at QT Wellington and QT Auckland respectively.

“The exceptional talents joining the team underscore the brand’s unwavering strength, enhancing the passionate and diverse team dedicated to delivering the unexpected, alongside QT’s highly individualised signature service across hubs of quirky luxury,” said Simon White, EVT’s general manager operations New Zealand.

McClean brings more than 18 years’ experience in the hotel industry to the role.

Jodi Brown has taken the helm of QT Auckland.

“As the market prepares for new heights across business and leisure, I’m excited to embark on this new chapter, both personally and for the hotel. With a keen eye for brand, I’m ready to lead with a unique ability to cultivate a thriving environment in line with the uniqueness of QT,” said McClean.

Previously at the helm of QT Wellington and the Museum Apartment Hotel, Brown is an award-winning hotelier with a wealth of experience in the luxury hotel and hospitality industry.

“As our flagship property in New Zealand, the team know how to bring the QT brand to life,” she said.

“With our people integral to delivering our signature ‘Unexpected and Unrequested’ experience, I look forward to fostering a high-performing team and taking the hotel to the next level.”