Dusit Thani Maldives
Dusit Thani Maldives Appoints Director of Sales & Marketing
Dusit International announces the appointment of Victoria Hilley, Director of Sales & Marketing, for their newest luxury property, Dusit Thani Maldives. With 18 years of experience in hospitality and tourism, Victoria leads sales and marketing for the island resort scheduled to open in early 2012.
“The Maldives is a unique luxury destination and it is a joy to represent in the market,” says Victoria Hilley, Director of Sales & Marketing for Dusit Thani Maldives. “I look forward to being part of a team opening a resort with an original vision of delivering uncompromising Thai gracious hospitality to destination Maldives.”
Located on Mudhdhoo Island in Baa Atoll, Dusit Thani Maldives is 35 minutes by seaplane from the capital Malé. Surrounded by a vibrant 360 degree coral reef and turquoise lagoon, Dusit Thani Maldives is a landmark addition to the company’s global brand. Baa Atoll is not only home to the resort but also has the distinction of being a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.
Based in Bangkok, Victoria oversees sales and marketing for the 100 villa property featuring 46 Beach Villas, two Beach Residences, 30 Lagoon Villa with Pools, 20 Ocean Villas with Pools and two Ocean Pavilions. The resort boasts a treetop spa, the largest infinity pool in the Maldives (750 square metres), two bars, three restaurants and a dive centre.
Most recently Victoria was Group Director of Sales & Marketing for Universal Resorts in the Maldives, in charge of the overall sales and marketing performance of five luxury resort properties in the Indian Ocean: Kurumba Maldives, Kuramathi Maldives, Velassaru Maldives, Baros Maldives, and Labriz Silhouette Seychelles. Before the Maldives, Victoria spent eight years as Group Director of Sales & Marketing for Touchdown World Travel Group in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, an integrated tourism company with a luxury tour operation, yacht management and chartering, helicopter chartering and a luxury property development in Northern Borneo.
Victoria got her start at Waldorf Astoria Hotel & Towers in New York City in Front Office and Guest Services.
A graduate of the University of Virginia, she earned a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Asian Studies and Foreign Affairs.
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