Philip Papadopoulos joins Jordan Marriott Hotels
Papadopoulos is new country general manager for Jordan Marriott Hotels
Philip Papadopoulos has been appointed as country general manager for Jordan Marriott Hotels and general manager of Amman Marriott Hotel.
Papadopoulos began his career with Marriott in at the Athen Ledra Marriott Hotel in 1985 as maitre d’. He moved up the ranks to beverage manager and director of catering at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel. Over the years, he moved between the two properties in various capacities including director of sales and marketing and acting director of operations.
In 2002, he was pre-opening General Manager for the Jordan Valley Marriott Dead Sea Resort and Spa where he oversaw the final stages of development of the resort.
A Graduate of Tourism and Hospitality Management from the College of Greece, Papadopoulos has chaired the Jordan Business Council for the past four years.
Marriott International manages three properties in Jordan – the Amman Marriott Hotel, the Petra Marriott Hotel and the Jordan Valley Marriott Resort & Spa. A fourth property in Aqab, the JW Aqaba Marriott Resort & Spa, is under construction.