Sales director for Red Carnation Collection
GILLIAN Mabbett has been appointed director of sales at the Red Carnation Hotel Collection.
Based in Guernsey, she will be responsible for driving corporate and leisure business from the Channel Islands and Isle of Man to The Duke of Richmond and The Old Government House hotels in Guernsey as well as The Rubens at the Palace in London and Summer Lodge in Dorset. She will also develop business for The Oyster Box, The Twelve Apostles and Bushmans Kloof in South Africa.
‘I am very excited to take on the role of director of sales at the Red Carnation Hotel Collection and look forward to working with new colleagues and clients,’ she said.
‘I have long admired the collection’s ethos and product, and am delighted to now be part of the team. The hotels that I will be working with in the Channel Islands and further afield are all exceptional properties, which will make my job much easier.’
Red Carnation’s director of sales brings more than 20 years of business development experience to her new role. Previously she worked for ITV as business manager for the Channel Islands with responsibility for all programme sponsorship, TV and online advertising.
Andrew Chantrell, general manager of the Old Government House Hotel, welcomed his new colleague to the company: ‘Her experience will be a real asset to the company as we look to develop our business in the Channel Islands and around the world. We pride ourselves on our customer service and attention to detail, and we know that Gillian will be an important part of our team,’ he added.