We’ve seen the benefit that our platform brings to the hospitality industry, and we are excited to have James on board to help further build out partnerships with hotels and really take Suiteness to the next level.
OAKLAND, Calif. (PRWEB)
January 23, 2018
Suiteness, the only place to book hotel suites that are great for groups of 4-12 people, today announced that James Colquhoun has joined its executive team as SVP of Partnerships & Business Development from Hyatt where he was the VP of Distribution Strategy & Channel Management. In his role, Colquhoun will oversee strategic initiatives and partnerships contributing to the brand’s ongoing growth.
Colquhoun has more than a decade of experience in the hotel industry, with extensive experience in marketing and operations—driving revenue, negotiating contracts and maximizing profitability for Hyatt Hotels Corporation. Most recently, Colquhoun served as Hyatt’s Vice President of Distribution Strategy & Channel Management, where he was responsible for overseeing all 3rd party distribution partners including online travel agents and wholesalers, and for developing strategies to optimize the distribution channel mix and improve hotel profitability. He also served as Hyatt’s board member for Roomkey.com, an online website established by six hotel chains, and for Journera, a new data startup funded by hotel and airline companies.
“Suiteness represents true innovation in the travel and hospitality industry,” said James Colquhoun, SVP of Partnerships & Business Development at Suiteness. ”I look forward to helping hotels improve the guest experience and reach today’s travelers with new and unique stay occasions through increased offerings of suites and connecting rooms.”