TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION Appoints Robby Qiu Vice President of Development and
Acquisitions & Chief Country Executive for Greater
Qiu to Lead New TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION Representative Office in
Shanghai; Position Is Key to Global Expansion Strategy, Goal of 30
Hotels by 2020
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/25/13 -- In a decisive advance of
its emerging market development strategy, TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION(TM)
has appointed veteran hotel executive Jie "Robby" Qiu to Vice
President of development and acquisitions & chief country executive
for Greater China. Qiu takes the helm of the brand's newly opened
representative office in Shanghai.
"The Trump development team has identified Greater China as our top
priority among high-potential emerging markets," said Todd G.
Wynne-Parry, Senior Vice President of global hotel development and
acquisitions of TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION. "Robby is a dynamic and
sought-after executive with strong roots in the region, and the right
fit to lead our efforts there."
"We are thrilled to welcome Robby to TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION," added
Chief Operating Officer Jim Petrus. "He will be a key player in
achieving our goal of 30 hotels by the year 2020."
Qiu joins the Trump team from Accor, where he was most recently
Senior Director of development for Greater China. Over his seven-year
tenure, which saw his rapid promotion through the ranks, Qiu dealt
with leading developers throughout the region on the expansion of
Sofitel and other prominent Accor hotel brands.
His diverse career has also included several years as senior legal
associate in the Shanghai office of one of Australia's top hotel law
firms, Blake Dawson Waldron.
Qiu holds a bachelor of law degree from Shanghai International
University and a master of law from University of Manchester in the
About TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION(TM)
Launched in October 2007, TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION(TM) is the next
generation of luxury hospitality -- one that is raising the bar in
the top-tier travel experience with a level of customized service
unrivaled in the market today. Presided over by internationally
renowned developer Donald J. Trump and his three grown children --
Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric -- the prestigious portfolio includes the
highly acclaimed Trump Internation
al Hotel & Tower(R) New York, Trump
International Hotel & Tower(R) Chicago, Trump International Hotel(TM)
Las Vegas, Trump International Hotel(TM) Waikiki Beach Walk(R), Trump
SoHo(R) New York, Trump Ocean Club(R) International Hotel & Tower
Panama, and the newly opened Trump International Hotel & Tower
Toronto(R). TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION recently acquired and assumed
operations of Miami's iconic Doral(R) Golf Resort & Spa. Trump
International Hotel(TM) Washington, D.C., a redevelopment of the
historic Old Post Office building, is slated to open in 2016.
Reservations can be made at www.TRUMPHOTELCOLLECTION.com or by
calling (855) TRUMP-00 (878-6700). TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION is
headquartered at Trump Tower, 725 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
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