Victor Chan Kok-wai named General Manager for Harbour Grand Kowloon

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Hong Kong – October 18, 2019 – Harbour Grand Kowloon is pleased to announce that Mr Victor Chan Kok-wai has been appointed as its new General Manager, with immediate effect. As a veteran of the hospitality industry for over 30 years, Victor will be responsible for the overall operations and financial success of the Hotel which comprised of over 900 guest rooms and suites, 5 food and beverage outlets, a ballroom and various meeting venues. 

 

As a passionate hotelier, Victor began his career at The Regent Hong Kong (renamed InterContinental Hong Kong). Prior to his appointment at Harbour Grand Kowloon, Victor has been the General Manager of our sister hotel, The Kowloon Hotel since 2009.

 

In the area of industry and public services, Victor was the Chairman of the Hong Kong Hotels Association from 2012 to 2016. In 2014, the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region appointed Victor as a board member of the Hong Kong Tourism Board and his term ends in 2020. He is also a council member of the Vocation Training Council of Hong Kong as of 2015.

 

In his new role, Victor will lead Harbour Grand Kowloon to enter a new and prospecting era. The Hotel will spare no effort to provide our valued guests, both local and overseas, with from-the-heart services for the ultimate enjoyable experiences they deserve.

 

“I am delighted to take on this exciting new challenge. As Harbour Grand Kowloon strives to bolster its standing within the city’s competitive hotel landscape by enhancing its dining and meetings value proposition, I will lead my dedicated and experienced team members to excel and succeed in the field, and bring out the best of us when serving our guests,” says Victor.

 

Harbour Grand Kowloon has recently launched 360 brand new guestrooms in the Tower together with the newly renovated Grand Ballroom and harbour-facing Salons in August 2019, a perfect meeting & function venue for events of all types.

 

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About Harbour Grand Kowloon

 

Harbour Grand Kowloon is a deluxe five-star hotel situated on the Victoria Harbour waterfront in the vibrant Whampoa Garden district, just a few steps from the new MTR Whampoa Station Exit D2, merely eight minutes away from bustling Tsim Sha Tsui by the Hotel’s free shuttle bus, and adjacent to the pier travelling to North Point. The hotel, featuring over 900 rooms and suites, five restaurants, a rooftop swimming pool and fully-equipped gym facilities available 24 hours daily, caters well to both business and leisure travellers.

 

About Harbour Plaza Hotels and Resorts

 

Harbour Plaza Hotels and Resorts is a member of CK Asset Group (HKSE: 1113). Harbour Plaza Hotels & Resorts manage 10 hotels in Hong Kong, with more than 7,000 guestrooms, suites and serviced suites, under 3 distinct brands:

 

Harbour Grand - an upscale brand offering the finest hospitality to discerning travellers.

Harbour Plaza - a distinctive selection of hotels, providing tasteful accommodations to meet the needs of both leisure and business travellers.

Rambler - providing travellers with a comfortable stay at an affordable price in Hong Kong.

 

The hotel group is a key player in the Asian hospitality industry and has received the Best Local Hotel Chain by TTG Travel Awards for nine consecutive years since 2010.

 

For further details, please contact:

Director of Marketing Communications, Loretta Wong

Tel: (852) 2996 8421, Fax: (852) 2621 3328 or via Email: lorettaw@harbourgrand.com

 

Senior Marketing Communications Officer, Kevin Chu

Tel: (852) 2996 8074, Fax: (852) 2621 3328 or via Email: kevinc2@harbourgrand.com