Four Seasons Hotel Doha has welcomed Kemal Bayik, a Turkish national, as director of marketing.
Well acquainted with the luxury hospitality industry, Bayik assumes his new position with over 13 years of valuable experience. He will lead the high-end hotel’s sales, reservations, public relations, catering and conference services.
Enthusing on Bayik’s appointment was regional vice president and general manager, Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Todd Cilano: “We are thrilled to welcome Kemal to Doha and I am confident his vast experience in the region, strong leadership, and most importantly, his strategic and innovative approach, will continue to distinguish Four Seasons as a leader in Doha and beyond.”
Bayik first joined the Four Seasons family in 2008 as a sales manager of the Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet and Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Bosphorus. He then worked for various other luxury hotels, including the W Istanbul and the Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay in Bodrum, Turkey, before making his return to Four Seasons in 2011, as the opening director of marketing of Four Seasons Hotel Baku.
Prior to his new role at Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Bayik worked as the executive assistant manager, responsible for marketing, sales, revenue and catering departments at Raffles Istanbul.