Marriott appoints area sales director for Western Europe
Marriott International has appointed Theo Ocks as area sales and marketing director for Western Europe.
Mr Ocks is one of three new area directors, along with Vicky Varfis for Eastern Europe and Iris Baugatz for Central Europe.
All three will be based in Eschborn, Germany. Together they will be responsible for nearly 100 properties in 22 countries, across five brands including J W Marriott and Courtyard by Marriott.
Prior to his new appointment, Mr Ocks was cluster director of marketing in Jakarta for two Ritz-Carltons, the J W Marriott and the Mayflower executive apartments.
Mr Ocks has also worked as a sales director for Accor hotels in Indonesia and in Luxembourg, and with Radisson SAS in the UAE as a director of worldwide accounts.