Crowne Plaza has appointed a new area general manager, NSW and ACT Regional, Steven Greenwood. Effective today, the newly created position will see Steven manage the operations of four of IHG’s (InterContinental Hotels Group) regional NSW and ACT properties including Crowne Plaza Canberra, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, Crowne Plaza Newcastle and Crowne Plaza Terrigal.
Steven joined IHG in 1996 on the company’s UK graduate program at InterContinental London Park Lane and in just two years, progressed as reservations manager. Throughout his career, Steven has worked across multiple regions including New Zealand, Australia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. More recently, Steven was the general manager of InterContinental Wellington.
Steven also replaces David Bark as the general manager of Crowne Plaza Terrigal. David will be joining the Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley team as general manager, also effective today.
Steven has a Bachelor of European Hospitality Management from the University of Plymouth, and resides in Terrigal.