Ajman Hotel Appointed George Ganchev as the New General Manager
George has been developing his skills in six different countries
Being part of the successful rebranding of Ajman Hotel, George Ganchev is taking over the first landmark property under Blazon Hotels brand in Ajman, managed by hospitality veterans Reto Wittwer and Ulrich Eckhardt.
George Ganchev joined Kempinski in 1997 as Front Office Manager in Bulgaria. Ever since then, he has been developing his skills in six different countries, such as the United Arab Emirates with the pre-opening of the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski in Tanzania, Kempinski Hotel Amman in the capital of Jordan, then Egypt with the luxury resort Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay in Red Sea, followed by Saudi Arabia where he led the Burj Rafal Kempinski Hotel Riyadh. In 2015, George Ganchev took the leadership of the Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga – preopening the first five star hotel in Latvia - before joining in December 2017 the Blazon Hotels brand during the rebranding of Ajman Hotel.
George Ganchev is now leading the team at Ajman Hotel through an exciting schedule of enhancements, including the recent rebranding of one of the local guests’ favorite spot renamed Blazon Lounge and the all-day-dining restaurant Café Naseem providing outdoor terrace with sea-view.
George Ganchev said: “I am honoured to be a part of this lifetime experience, as rebranding an hotel includes new challenges that I am ready to tackle with the pioneer’s team of Blazon Hotels. Our vision for this property is to remain one the leading 5 star hotel in Ajman, enhancing guests’ experience with new F&B concepts and the uplifting of our meeting and conference venues throughout the year.”
About Ajman Hotel:
All 168 rooms and 14 suites of the Ajman Hotel overlook the clear blue waters of the Arabian Gulf. The spacious rooms and suites are well-appointed with modern Arabic décor. The hotel features ten food and beverage outlets and extensive leisure facilities. Ajman Hotel sits on one of the most beautiful white-sand beaches in the UAE. A large swimming pool and a designated kids pool, as well as jet skiing, windsurfing, and sailing, offers something for everyone.
About Smart Hospitality Solutions:
Smart Hospitality Solutions FZ LLC (SHS) is a specialist in hotel and resort management company poised to be an industry innovator and game changer in hospitality management. The founders of SHS are industry veterans with 100 years of combined experience and have successfully opened and operated over 200 hotels across the world with internationally recognized brands. The SHS portfolio encompasses three distinct brands: Blazon, Contempera, and a wellness brand Softouch Hotels.
About Blazon Hotels:
The upscale luxury brand offers a fully customizable experience that creates flexible services around the clock for affluent travelers. At the core of Blazon is an offering to enrich the customer’s experience with an operating philosophy centralized around the expertise and personal attention of the quintessential hotel concierge. Blazon delivers expertise in skills that serve the guests by providing a tailor-made menu of services and choices whenever and wherever demanded.