Ralf Strub Promoted to President & COO of Bellstar Hotels & ResortsBellstar's Future Getting Brighter
For Immediate Release
October 11, 2011
Calgary, Alberta: (October 11, 2011) Bellstar Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the promotion of Ralf Strub to President and Chief Operating Officer. “Ralf Strub’s promotion to President and Chief Operating (COO) recognizes his leadership in structuring and positioning Bellstar Hotels & Resorts for further growth and making it even more successful in its operations,” said Ed Romanowski, President and ChiefExecutive Officer of Bellstar Group Inc.
Ralf Strub joined Bellstar in March of 2010 as Vice‐President of Operations withover 28 years of international and Canadian hospitality industry experience. He was born and raised in Switzerland where he started his hospitality career.
Ralf Strub earned his industry stripes while working in management positions in Food & Beverage and Sales & Marketing with “Moevenpickof Switzerland” and independent luxury destination resorts. In 1995, Ralf partnered with “Berest AG”, a Hotel & Restaurant Operating & Consulting company, and then journeyed into managing turn-arounds of hotels & resorts in Switzerland, Canada, Republicof Maldives,and Austria. He also managed a multi-concept restaurant company in Innsbruck, Austria, followed by development projects in South Korea, Italy, Germany and Russia. In 2004, Ralf joined Prime Restaurants of Canada, working out of Ontario. He took on the role as Vice President of Western Canada and relocated to Vancouver in 2008.
Ralf Strub holds the highest award of quality management in the Swiss Tourism industry “2Q”. His education includes a Master of Hospitality Management.
About Bellstar Resorts & Hotels
Bellstar is the leading resort manager and developer in Western Canada. The Bellstar brand combines award-winning service by its Bellstars and marketing excellence to deliver exceptional resort experiences for guests and owners alike. For more information about Bellstar, visit www.bellstar.ca.
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