Event Hospitality & Entertainment, parent company to QT Hotels & Resorts, this week announced Jessica Fornito as the new Communications Manager across QT Hotels & Resorts, nationally.
Fornito joined QT Hotels & Resorts in 2014 and throughout her four years at QT she has held positions as PR Executive and PR Manager covering QT Hotels in Sydney, Canberra & Melbourne.
In 2016 Fornito transferred to the Melbourne office to spearhead the successful opening of QT Melbourne. Fornito oversaw partnerships including a successful collaboration with Vogue Australia and GQ to host a Melbourne spring racing breakfast, positioning the QT Melbourne Rooftop as the must-visit destination across the popular carnival.
Fornito was also fundamental in partnering QT Melbourne’s with the 2017 delicious. Produce Awards as well as collaborating with The World’s 50 Best Restaurants to become the ‘Official Hotel’ of its 2017 program and subsequently hosting the All Star Yum Cha brunch.
Event Hospitality & Entertainment’s Director Brand Strategy and Communications, Victoria Doidge said:
“We are thrilled to promote Jessica to lead PR for the QT brand. She has been an invaluable asset to the team and her involvement with the launch of QT Melbourne produced significant results. We look forward to Jessica further flourishing and achieving considerable outcomes for QT Hotels & Resorts nationally.’
Fornito will start in the role immediately. One of her early priorities will be the prelaunch and opening of QT Perth, slated to open in August 2018. She will work closely with QT Marketing Manager Jim Kon to promote the brand.