NEWS
Emlyn Brown is appointed VP of well-being at AccorHotels
POSTED 26 Oct 2018 . BY Liz Terry
Emlyn Brown has joined AccorHotels as VP of well-being for its luxury brands and will work on spa and wellness for properties such as Sofitel, Pullman, Swissôtel and Grand Mercure, among others. He will be based in Paris.

His role will cover everything from design and concepts to facilities and programming.

He joins the team at Accor in place of industry veteran Andrew Gibson, who was VP of spa and wellness from 2014 to May this year, when he left to join the team at Larry Ellison's Sensei.

Brown previously spent three years at Resense Spas, where he was MD of Asia, based in Beijing and then global design director, based in Switzerland.

He also did a five-year stint with GOCO Hospitality as director of spa operations, based in Bangkok.

In welcoming him to the team, Accor's senior VP of luxury brands, Rick Harvey Lam, said: "Emlyn will direct our global strategy in the pivotal area of wellbeing, enhancing our luxury offering through transformative guest experiences. His experience, skill set and leadership traits also position him well for future success within the group."

Brown said: "AccorHotels' discerning, affluent clientele are well-travelled and increasingly motivated by the opportunity to maintain and even improve their approach to health and wellbeing during their journeys.

"My goal is to surpass the expectations of our guests and to infuse their entire experience with opportunities for transformative, innovative and extraordinary moments of wellbeing."

FOOTNOTES

About Resense
Resense was launched in 2009 as a collaboration between Kempinski Hotels and spa consultancy Raison d’Etre, with the aim of tailor-making holistic spa brands.

The company, which is based in Geneva, now has 50 spas in operation and development and operates two brands – Resense 'The European Spa' and Kempinski 'The Spa'. It also does white label spas.

About GOCO Hospitality
GOCO Hospitality was founded by Ingo Schweder in 2009. The company, which is based in Bangkok offers a wide range of services, including spa concept design, masterplanning and architecture and spa operations.
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Spa Opportunities: - Emlyn Brown is appointed VP of well-being at AccorHotels...
Sign up for FREE ezine
Spa Jobs spa Industry News spa training spa oppportunities magazine spa opportunities blog spa-kit.net spa industry products Submit your news Advertise on Spa Opportunities Contact us at Leisure Media Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook

Jobs Search






diarydates

  Powered by leisurediary.com
24-25 Apr 2019
FUTR (Formerly Millennial 20/20)
Business Design Centre, London, United Kingdom
05-08 May 2019
GSN Buyers Conference
Civana Carefree Resort, Carefree, United States

spa-kit
suppliers news


A truly holistic approach to wellness and beauty

Frella, established in 2014 has been an industry changer with its authentic concepts of bringing holistic wellness into the modern wellness market.

beauty-kit


Gain greater insight into business performance with SpaSoft
Without the ability to understand how your spa is performing at all levels, making decisions to improve the business can be challenging to say the least.


 
latest spa jobs
1 to 2 of 2 Jobs
Spa Sales and Reservationist
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Senior Spa Therapist
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Spa Therapist
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Area Manager

Strip Wax Bar

Salary: Competitive salary - dependant upon experience
Job location:
Central London, London, UK More>>
Spa Beauty Therapist

No1 Lounges Ltd

Salary: £24,000 - £25,500
Job location:
Heathrow Long Stay Terminal 4, United Kingdom More>>

Spa Attendant
The Bulgari Hotel London
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: London, UK More>>
 


Hair Specialist
Urban Retreat
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Knightsbridge, London, UK More>>
 


Beauty Therapist
Urban Retreat
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Knightsbridge, London, UK More>>
 


Jobs page: 1


 
latest spa news

26 Oct 2018

Emlyn Brown is appointed VP of well-being at AccorHotels

BY Liz Terry

Emlyn Brown is the new VP of well-being for AccorHotels. He will be based in Paris
photo: Accor Hotels/Yves Forestier Alkama

Emlyn Brown has joined AccorHotels as VP of well-being for its luxury brands and will work on spa and wellness for properties such as Sofitel, Pullman, Swissôtel and Grand Mercure, among others. He will be based in Paris.


His role will cover everything from design and concepts to facilities and programming.

He joins the team at Accor in place of industry veteran Andrew Gibson, who was VP of spa and wellness from 2014 to May this year, when he left to join the team at Larry Ellison's Sensei.

Brown previously spent three years at Resense Spas, where he was MD of Asia, based in Beijing and then global design director, based in Switzerland.

He also did a five-year stint with GOCO Hospitality as director of spa operations, based in Bangkok.

In welcoming him to the team, Accor's senior VP of luxury brands, Rick Harvey Lam, said: "Emlyn will direct our global strategy in the pivotal area of wellbeing, enhancing our luxury offering through transformative guest experiences. His experience, skill set and leadership traits also position him well for future success within the group."

Brown said: "AccorHotels' discerning, affluent clientele are well-travelled and increasingly motivated by the opportunity to maintain and even improve their approach to health and wellbeing during their journeys.

"My goal is to surpass the expectations of our guests and to infuse their entire experience with opportunities for transformative, innovative and extraordinary moments of wellbeing."

FOOTNOTES

About Resense
Resense was launched in 2009 as a collaboration between Kempinski Hotels and spa consultancy Raison d’Etre, with the aim of tailor-making holistic spa brands.

The company, which is based in Geneva, now has 50 spas in operation and development and operates two brands – Resense 'The European Spa' and Kempinski 'The Spa'. It also does white label spas.

About GOCO Hospitality
GOCO Hospitality was founded by Ingo Schweder in 2009. The company, which is based in Bangkok offers a wide range of services, including spa concept design, masterplanning and architecture and spa operations.



Connect with
Spa Opportunities
Magazine:
View latest issue
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

GWI’s ATM agenda to focus on medical and wellness tourism
Lithuania’s Spa Hotel Esé invites millennials to tell their own story
Mandarin Oriental’s Lago di Como spa takes inspiration from the pristine Italian lake
Robert D Henry Architects blend salon, medispa, inviting guests to ‘linger longer’
Hilton debuts sprawling spa resort on Morocco's Atlantic coast
Le Blanc Spa Cancun undergoes multimillion-dollar renovation
 
Catalogue gallery



Featured supplier




Invest in your employees – and your company – with FH Joanneum’s MBA in spa management

The FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences offers a unique MBA programme in International Hospitality and Spa Management, and for the first time, is offering substantial financial grants for students who begin the course this year.


Company profile



Focus Training is a leading provider of Active IQ and YMCA Awards certified Personal Trainer courses. Flexible learning with full and part time courses available at venues across the UK.
View full profile>>

spa directory

Skincare

Linen

Skincare

Spa ceramics

Spa and beauty equipment

Pedi/manicure

Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances

Saunas, steamrooms and spas

Skincare

Consultancy & management



Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd