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Hard Rock Hotel London Announces Appointment of Chris Meehan as Director of Sales & Marketing, Ahead of Spring 2019 Opening

Hard Rock Hotel London Announces Appointment of Chris Meehan as Director of Sales & Marketing, Ahead of Spring 2019 Opening
Written by Amy

Hard Rock Hotel London has announced the appointment of Chris Meehan as Director of Sales & Marketing at the soon-to-open 1000-bedroom hotel. Joining General Manager, Oliver Kahf, Meehan is the latest addition to the new senior management team, as the hotel gears up to launch in spring 2019.

With an impressive track record as Director of Sales & Marketing at Marriott International’s Delta Hotel in Canada and the Emirates Grand Hotel in Dubai, Meehan brings a wealth of international experience to the role. Drawn to the Hard Rock Hotel brand because of its rich musical heritage and its unique approach to customer service, Meehan promises to bring a unique perspective to London’s hospitality market.

Commenting on his appointment, Chris Meehan said: “Hard Rock Hotel is a modern lifestyle brand that I have admired for a long time. I love how it brings music and entertainment into every facet of its offering. The exciting challenge of spearheading a 1000-room flagship hotel in the middle of one of world’s most famous cities was an opportunity I also couldn’t turn down.”

Hard Rock Hotel General Manager, Oliver Kahf, commented: Chris has proven himself internationally with some of the world’s most renowned hotel brands. His innovative approach and fresh view of the British market will be integral as he takes a leading role in making Hard Rock Hotel London an iconic destination in the city.”

Occupying one of capital’s most prestigious and renowned locations, on the corner of Oxford Street and Park Lane, Hard Rock Hotel London is set to open its doors in spring 2019.

Internationally recognised as a world-class entertainment and lifestyle brand, Hard Rock Hotels offer stylish and contemporary design, unparalleled service and the thread that unites them all – music. Hard Rock Hotels’ current portfolio is located in the world’s most enviable resort destinations, as well as urban gateway cities. Hard Rock Hotels cater to the evolving and distinctive needs of today’s cosmopolitan, modern travelers, who seek a reprieve from traditional, predictable experiences, whether for business or leisure travel.

Through music appreciation and an imaginative environment, Hard Rock Hotels deliver products for the varied aspects of life – work, play and personal sanctuary.

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