Regional and International Hotel Industry Experts Are Coming to Adria Hotel Forum!

The sixth edition of the Adria Hotel Forum will be held on February 14th and 15th 2018.  in Sheraton hotel in Zagreb with the following theme: OUR OWN RESPONSIBILITY.

In business environment, the Forum is defined as the only regional conference that global hotel professionals monitor. For this reason, the next AHF edition is related to the geopolitical situation in Europe and the main questions: Are we managing growth or is it “happening” to us? And are we competitive?

Among others, new confirmed panelists are:

Marybelle Arnett (Vice President, Development, Central & Eastern Europe, Hilton) is responsible for the development of Hilton’s brands in Central & Eastern Europe. Bringing more than 30 years’ hospitality experience gained in international roles, she works closely with owners and investors to bring new properties to the region.

Marc Finney (Head of Hotels & Resorts Consulting, Colliers International) has more than 30 years’ experience in the international hotel business and is a recognised specialist in hotel and resort development.

Živorad Vasić (Area General Manager, IHG) became the youngest AGM in InterContinental Hotels Group. During his career in Serbia, he was GM of the Continental Hotel Belgrade. He also managed the entire Delta hotel and business units’ portfolio and now is the area GM of Crowne Plaza Belgrade and InterContinental Ljubljana.

Andrew Sangster (Owner of Hotel Analyst) launched Hotel Analyst more than 14 years ago and it has grown into a publishing business that now encompasses a paid subscription service for hotel investors, a reports division and events.

Thomas Emanuel (Director of business development, STR) leads a team focused on driving business with Industry Partners. Throughout his time with STR, he has gained a wealth of experience working with hotels, investors, developers, consultants, banks, governments and many others. 

More information about AHF can be found here.