Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017
Rob Paterson will join the largest collection of self-determining hotels in Great Britain in mid-February after a 16-year career with brands such as Accor, De Vere, Malmaison and Hotel du Vin.
Tim Rumney, chairman of Best Western Great Britain said that they are very positive about Rob’s appointment at this stage in the evolution of our business.
Best Western Great Britain is changing, in the last three years we have improved the standards of our member and associate member hotels, going from one to 10 brands and appealing to more guests than ever before. Rob’s strong track record in hospitality, his future facing approach to technology, digital and commercial performance impressed us and we look forward to welcoming him to the business. He joins at an exciting time in Best Western’s 70-year journey.
Rob Paterson said that the best Western GB is an iconic, global brand and he cannot wait to meet the independent hoteliers that make up the membership and get started.
Rob Paterson will be CEO of Interchange & Consort Hotels, the parent company of Best Western Great Britain and its purchasing company, Beacon.
He joins following news last week of Best Western Great Britain posting a record year for number of hotel applications and activations in 2017.