Rory Campbell has been appointed as director of sales and marketing for the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort in Thailand. Campbell assumed the role effective September 2, and reports to General Manager Tony Pedroni.
Campbell, an Australian national, has 15 years experience in hotel sales and marketing in senior executive positions. Until recently he served as director of sales and marketing-rooms at the Hilton Barcelona. Prior to that he held director-level sales and marketing positions with Anantara Hotels, Resorts and Spas in Thailand, the Eaton Hotel in Hong Kong, and with the Duxton Hotel and Rydges Hotel, both in Perth, Western Australia.
For two years he held senior account manager positions at the Accor Asia Pacific sales office in Melbourne.
“Rory’s professional track record has been built on achieving excellent and measurable hotel sales and marketing successes on three continents,” said Darren Edmonstone, executive vice president and managing director for Outrigger. “He knows how to promote beach resorts in Thailand. Rory will help establish the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort as a year-round high demand property popular in multiple international markets.”