DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge set to open late December 2018
The executive team will include Tamer ElGhamry as hotel manager, Rebecca D’Costa as commercial manager and Kevin Garcia as head chef of James St Bar + Kitchen. The current Parmelia Hilton Perth hotel general manager David Constantine will oversee the DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge executive team in his newly expanded role as cluster general manager.
DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge will be the first DoubleTree by Hilton property to open in Western Australia and the first new-build DoubleTree in Australia.
The hotel will feature 206 guest rooms, an executive lounge, James St Bar + Kitchen, and 310sqm of event space.
ElGhamry was most recently the director of operations at Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa. D’Costa joined Hilton in 2009 as event sales coordinator and subsequently corporate sales manager and events sales manager at Parmelia Hilton Perth. Garcia has spent the last three years as executive chef at DoubleTree by Hilton Alice Springs.
“We are delighted to welcome our newly appointed executive team into their roles at DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge,” said Heidi Kunkel, vice president, operations, Australasia.
“It is wonderful to see team members Tamer, Rebecca and Kevin continue their Hilton journey, and we look forward to seeing them bring their knowledge and experience to this exciting new property.”