Conrad Seoul Appoints Ruben Dario Gabiño as a New Director of Operations
A professional with 15 years of diverse luxury hotel and resort experience, including openings, re-brandings and abundant global experience in food and beverage
SEOUL, Korea - Conrad Seoul has appointed Ruben Dario Gabiño as the new director of operations. Gabiño will be managing the complete scope of hotel services encompassing all points of contact with the guests, including 434 rooms, 4 restaurants and bars, and all of the other facilities at Conrad Seoul.
Prior to joining Conrad Seoul, Gabiño was an operations director with the Jumeirah Group, the largest hotel chain in Dubai, which operates 720 luxury rooms and 45 restaurants.
Mr. Gabiño, a national of the Argentine Republic, comes to his position at the Conrad with a breadth of experience in opening and re-branding luxury hotels and resorts around the world, with a special expertise in the food and beverage sector. Gabiño brings over 15 years of career experience at diverse luxury hotels and resorts located in the United States, Central and South America, Europe and the Middle East including Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica in Central America, Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay and Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Koele in Hawaii, Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach in Florida, Turnberry, a Luxury Collection Resort in Scotland, and The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, a luxury hotel in the Arab Emirates.
Gabiño said, "I have great expectations for Korea, a culturally rich country and my first assignment in Asia. I will do my best to provide our guests with Smart Luxury experiences that exceed expectations, through flawless, personalized services at each customer touch point where our guests interact with our creative and enthusiastic team members."
About Conrad Seoul
Conrad Seoul re-defines a whole new world of luxury, sophistication and service in Korea. Strategically located, Conrad Seoul occupies one of the four towers of the renowned International Finance Centre (IFC) in Yeouido Business District. Conveniently attached to Seoul's subway system, an upmarket International lifestyle Mall with 9 CGV Theaters and the closest luxury hotel to both International Airports. A landmark in more ways than one, Conrad Seoul offers stunning 434 super spacious guest rooms with views to match and a real first Apple based in-room technology. With banquet facilities that will stimulate and inspire, exotic dining options and a luxurious wellness center for Smart balanced lifestyle, Conrad Seoul will be the place that is as unique as you.
About Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Spanning more than five continents with nearly 35 properties, Conrad Hotels & Resorts has created a seamless connection between contemporary design, leading innovation and curated art to inspire the entrepreneurial spirit of the globally connected traveler. Guests can manage their stay through the Conrad Concierge service in the Hilton Honors mobile app, getting access to pre check-in and room selection, to ordering in-room dining and mobile checkout all from their own mobile device. Conrad is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Connect with Conrad by booking at www.conradhotels.com or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn more about the brand by visiting newsroom.hilton.com/conradhotels and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
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