Thistle recruits two regional sales directors

Thistle Hotels has appointed Katie Niland and Rachael Ferrand as regional sales directors, with responsibility for the south and central, and north and Scotland regions respectively.

Thistle Hotels appoints regional sales directors
Thistle Hotels appoints regional sales directors

Niland has worked 17 years in the hospitality industry, most recently as regional sales director at De Vere Village Hotels. Ferrand’s 20 years’ experience saw her work in at director level at Intercontinental Hotels Group.

Ian Barrigan, Thistle’s global director of sales, said: "Katie and Rachael are fantastic assets to the group and we are thrilled to welcome them both into their new roles. We’re confident that their experience will continue to bring in valuable expertise into our sales force and further showcase our properties to new and existing clients alike."

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