Christopher Moore Appointed General Manager at the Newly Opened Sheraton Petaling Jaya
KUALA LUMPUR, MY. November 29, 2017 - Marriott International, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher Moore as the new General Manager of Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel. Conversant in Bahasa Indonesia and a beginner in Mandarin, Chris's wealth of experience is honed from spearheading five-star properties with Starwood Hotels & Resorts and other major hotel groups in the USA, China, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.Moore moves to Malaysia having previously been General Manager of the 348-room Sheraton Surabaya Hotel and Towers. On his latest appointment as General Manager of Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel, Moore says, ‘I'm excited to be back in Malaysia, taking on this new role at the helm of the latest Sheraton property in Petaling Jaya. The hotel is the newest to open in over 20 years in the city of Petaling Jaya, and I am confident that the hotel will stand tall as a significant outpost for local and international business and leisure travellers'.Moore and his team aim to strengthen the hospitality benchmark and service standards in Petaling Jaya with the hotel's 253 smoke-free guestrooms. Moore is also determined that Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel will create more impactful interactions and significant events for meeting and event planners through the hotel's flexible and versatile meeting space. ‘We invite meeting and event planners to host inspiring meetings and dynamic, creative functions by maximizing on more than 3,000 sq. meter of space available at Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel. Coupled with our impeccable services and modern facilities, we can break new grounds together', says Moore.In his free time, Moore will always find time to enjoy his favourite activities such as morning walks, cycling, golfing and travelling throughout Asia. About Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., makes it easy for guests to explore, relax and enjoy the possibilities of travel at nearly 450 hotels in over 70 countries and territories around the world. Sheraton continues to enhance the brand through innovative guest experience, differentiating design, multi-channel marketing and a sharp focus on service. Sheraton is proud to participate in the industry's award-winning loyalty program, Starwood Preferred Guest®. Members can now link accounts with Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® at members.marriott.com for instant elite status matching and unlimited points transfer. To learn more, visit www.sheraton.com. Stay connected to Sheraton on Facebook, and @sheratonhotels on Twitter and Instagram. About Marriott International, Inc. Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 6,100 properties in 30 leading hotel brands spanning 124 countries and territories. Marriott operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts all around the world. The company also operates award-winning loyalty programs: Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest®. For more information, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com. In addition, connect with us on Facebook and @MarriottIntl on Twitter and Instagram.