Hotel Re! Pearl's Hill Appoints Kellvin Ong as General Manager
Post Date: 2015-07-09
The Executive Office of Hotel Re! @ Pearl’s Hill recently welcomed its new General Manager, Mr Kellvin Ong, to its establishment. In his role as General Manager, Kellvin will be responsible for the overall management of the hotel, reporting directly to the Board of Directors.
Kellvin brings with him over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to this appointment, he held top-level positions in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Intercontinental Hotel, Carlton Hotel as well as a lengthy tenure in the Rendezvous Grand Hotel.
In particular, he has extensive hands-on experience and knowledge in the areas of Rooms Division, Finance, Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Food & Beverage, Project Management, Pre-Openings, Renovations and General Management.
Hotels under Kellvin’s leadership have won awards such as TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award, Expedia Partner Services Insider’s Select Award, Singapore Service Star Accreditation by Singapore Tourism Board, People Developer Award and Singapore Service Class Award. He was also presented with the Individual General Manager of the Year Award in both 2005 and 2007, out of four years the award was given.
Ms Jolene Chong, Executive Director at Hotel Re! @ Pearl’s Hill, said: “We are honoured to have Kellvin on board from his latest stint at the South Beach Hotel & Club. The Management looks forward to his contributions to strengthen our branding and to propel the property to greater heights. The appointment of a new General Manager is timely as we kick start our new financial year in July with fresh business objectives, sales strategies and also the planning of refurbishment projects in the pipeline.”
Hotel Re! @ Pearl’s Hill celebrated their seventh anniversary two months ago on 15 May 2015. The hotel continues to prioritise the acquisition and retention of talents who display strong work ethics, and to extend the brand’s iconic personalised and quality customer service as a modern retro boutique hotel.