• Kenneth Ng appointed Director of Marketing and Commerce for the Mandarin Oriental, Boston

     
    POSTED December 11, 2018
     

The Mandarin Oriental, Boston has appointed Kenneth Ng as director of marketing and commerce. A hospitality industry veteran with 30 years of experience, Ng joins Mandarin Oriental, Boston from InterContinental Boston, where he served as director of sales and marketing for a decade.

“I have no doubt that Mr. Ng’s longstanding track record in sales and marketing along with his energy, enthusiasm and expertise will bring continued success to our remarkable sales team," says Philipp Knuepfer, general manager of Mandarin Oriental, Boston. “He will oversee all aspects of Mandarin Oriental, Boston’s sales, marketing, public relations and catering departments in this role.” 

Originally from Hong Kong, Ng graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from the University of Massachusetts. He is also a member of Meeting Planners International, is a Certified Meeting Professional and is a member of Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International.

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