New GM appointed at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre has appointed Susan
Craig as it new general manager.

Craig has joined the team at the property, which is operated by
the independent hotel management company, RBH.

She has worked in the industry for more than 25 years and will
head up the team of 22 at hotel in the heart of Edinburgh, which is
currently benefiting from a £5.5m refurbishment.

Starting off her career in hospitality as a food and beverage
manager, Craig also worked for Cosmopolitan Hotels as area HR
manager before taking on her first general manager role.

She has spent a number of years overseeing hotels within the RBH
portfolio. However, her most recent post saw her based at Airth
Castle Hotel and Spa in Falkirk.

Craig said: “I am thrilled to be starting a new chapter in my
career at such an exciting time for the hotel, as the finishing
touches are made to our 25-bedroom extension – the final part of
our extensive refurbishment programme.

“I am also delighted to return to the RBH family, where I have
spent much of my career – it’s like coming home. I look forward
to working with the team to ensure the continuation of the first
class service offered to visitors to the capital.”

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre’ multi-million pound
refurbishment includes a 25-bedroom extension, due for completion
in July, which will take the total number of available rooms to
186.

Source: FS – All-Hotels-Blogs
New GM appointed at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh