voco Bonnington Dubai appoints Hadir Omar as Director of Sales

Hadir Omar was recently appointed Sales Director for the new brand voco Bonnington Dubai, bringing to the role 16 years of sales experience in the hospitality industry.

Hadir graduated in Journalism and Media from ISIC in Rabat, Morocco. After graduating, she worked in a variety of areas including: Trainee Journalist, Call Center Agent and Researcher, Marketing Officer, Public Relations Officer and Airport Manager for Thomas Cook UK Head Office. Kingdom, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

This early career diversity gave Hadir valuable experience in a myriad of industries that would certainly benefit and enhance his sales career.

It was the role of Sales Coordinator at JW Marriott Marquis that brought Hadir to Dubai in 2012, giving her a taste of a UAE-based sales and marketing role. Next on the rung of his ladder was Sofitel The Palm, where Hadir rose through the ranks from Inspired Meeting Planner to Manager.

After evolving into Cluster Sales Manager, Groups & MICE at Gloria Hotels & Resorts and Yassat Hotel, Hadir decided to lead the way as Operations Manager at Gezira Travel, DMCC.

2018 marked the start of a 4.5 year stay at the Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers. She joined as Groups and Events/Leisure Manager where she excelled in her role, later being promoted to Assistant Sales Manager where she successfully implemented a long-term sales strategy and action plan. to consistently achieve quarterly targets.

Adept, flexible, and willing to evolve with ever-changing business needs, Hadir has played a key role in integrating Marriott & Starwood from a system, branding, and policy perspective.

Hadir always kept his finger on the pulse of the profit target by constantly developing sales action plans, creating attractive offers and sales that would resonate with a UAE and GCC audience. , always leading to an explosion of income for the property. Believing that people are at the heart of the hospitality industry, she mentored and guided her team, teaching them valuable sales skills that would support their careers.

Now Hadir has joined voco Bonnington Dubai as Director of Sales and she is ready to leave her mark on this recently transformed JLT property. It aims to diversify business segments, improve hotel performance, enter new feeder markets, strengthen brand positioning and increase revenues and profits.

As part of the transformation works carried out in the establishment, the renovated rooms benefit from the voco design concept with thoughtful comforts such as plush bedding made from 100% recycled materials, high quality organic Antipodes amenities in bottles larger vending machines and high-speed Wi-Fi. -Fi, Smart TV, executive desks and in-room refreshments.

voco Bonnington Dubai is home to a range of vibrant dining experiences, including The Cavendish, multi-award-winning Irish pub McGettigan’s and new hospitality pioneer, The Cheeky Camel.

Located in the heart of the bustling and cosmopolitan towers of Jumeirah Lakes, voco Bonnington Dubai is just minutes from Dubai Marina and its beaches, and a short drive from a host of luxury boutiques and shopping malls, restaurants, bars and some of the best golf courses in the world. Classes. The 5-star hotel is easily accessible from both Dubai and Abu Dhabi International Airports, making voco Bonnington Dubai the ideal location from which to explore Dubai, whether for business or leisure.