Ramada Downtown Dubai announces internal promotion
Farooq Payara is the new Director of Sales and Revenue
Dubai, UAE (November 19, 2013) – Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, announces the promotion of Farooq Payara to Director of Sales and Revenue.
As the hotel’s former Revenue and E-Commerce Manager, Payara is now tasked with planning and execution of sales strategies to maximise revenue, managing sales activities, and analysis of sales and financial data. He is also responsible for ensuring top-quality customer service including interaction with guests, and building relationships with key stakeholders.
With 20 years of hospitality experience, Payara previously worked as Revenue Manager at Majestic Hotel Tower Dubai and also held various posts in Pakistan including Revenue and Reservations Manager at Karachi Marriot Hotel, Reservation Supervisor at Avari Tower Karachi, and Guest Service Executive at Karachi Sheraton Hotel and Towers.
Samir Arora, General Manager, Ramada Downtown Dubai, commented: “I would like to congratulate Mr. Payara on this well-deserved promotion. We are confident that he will bring in significant contributions to the property, given his experience and commitment to the job. Mr. Payara can expect utmost support from the staff and we will work hand-in-hand to ensure excellent results.”
About Ramada Downtown Dubai:
Ramada Downtown Dubai is located in Dubai’s prime district – Downtown Dubai, adjacent from the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, the world’s largest shopping destination, The Dubai Mall as also with great views on Dubai Fountain. Offering large, comfortable and well appointed suites, it boasts one of the best views of Burj Khalifa up close and is fast becoming the most recognized name in Dubai’s hospitality sector. It provides guests a uniquely exciting experience of inner-city Suite living combined with all the facilities and services of a first-class hotel and is a true ‘home away from home.’ Featuring a gymnasium, a large outdoor pool, meeting rooms, business centre, overlooking Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall as well as the Dubai Fountain, the property offers guests a luxurious and an extensive range of possibilities in the heart of Dubai. With a full range of support services one can stay stress free on top of work commitments and enjoy the tranquillity of the property. Next door, a short stroll away you find branded convenient store and pharmacy. As an alcohol-free hotel with a number of innovative products and services, Ramada Downtown Dubai is an ideal destination for either a short break or an extended family holiday for all GCC families and discerning corporate and leisure travellers.