Sofitel Melbourne On Collins is delighted to announce the
appointment of Shane Douglas to the key position of Director of Sales and Marketing.
Shane comes to Sofitel Melbourne On Collins from his role as Director of Sales and Marketing
at The Langham Sydney where he was involved a strategic capacity in the closure,
repositioning and reopening of one of Sydney’s most exclusive harbourside retreats. Shane
has previously worked at the InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto where he held the position
of Director of Sales and Marketing and was Director of Sales at the Park Hyatt Melbourne.
With more than 20 years experience in sales and marketing within 5 star hotels around
Australia Shane brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership skills to Sofitel Melbourne On
“It is an exciting time to join Sofitel Melbourne On Collins while making a welcomed return to
Australia’s most liveable city,’’ Shane said. “Under the guardianship of our General Manager,
Mr Clive Scott, the property holds an enviable place as Melbourne’s Hotel For The Arts. As
Director of Sales and Marketing I look forward to working with the team to ensure the
property’s ongoing financial success and to build on its remarkable positioning.’’
Sofitel Melbourne On Collins is a 5 star luxury hotel located at the Paris end of Collins Street. It
is situated in the heart of Melbourne’s best shopping, dining, theatre and entertainment district
and is walking distance from key Melbourne venues such as the Melbourne Cricket Ground,
Rod Laver Arena and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Sofitel Melbourne On Collins embodies
French style and elegance and is Melbourne’s Hotel For The Arts.