Lauren Goodwin has been appointed as the new group sales director for UK hotel management company Jupiter Hotels.
Formally regional director of sales for The Hotel Collection and with previous senior sales positions held at Marriott Hotels and Best Western, Goodwin brings over 25 years of hotel industry experience to her new role.
As part of her appointment, Goodwin will play a key role in providing clear direction and leadership for both individual hotel and central sales teams.
Working with all hotels across the portfolio, Lauren’s primary aim is to ensure a strong and robust sales plan as Jupiter Hotels continues to grow.
Jupiter Hotels own and operate 26 Mercure branded hotels in the UK, with a total of over 2,700 rooms.
October 2015 introduced an acquisition by the joint venture between Thailand’s Singha Estate, a public real estate company, and FICO Holding, a subsidiary of FICO Group also based in Thailand.
Commenting on Lauren’s appointment, CEO of Jupiter Hotels Shane Harris said, “I am pleased to announce that Lauren Goodwin has joined Jupiter Hotels as group sales director. Lauren’s appointment underpins our commitment to recruit and retain a talented and dynamic senior team as we continue to propel the business to new heights.”