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    Marriott Hotels in Jordan announces 2 GM appointments

    November 4, 2022

    Marriott Hotels in Jordan recently announced the appointments of Laith Naber as general manager of Amman Marriott Hotel and Mahmoud Farajat as general manager of Petra Marriott Hotel .

    With 18 years of experience with Marriott International, Laith oversees the 292-room property featuring five food and beverage outlets, meeting and events spaces, spa and recreational facilities. Having mentored and developed associates across multiple disciplines during his career, Laith brings his passion for people and multi-disciplinary leadership experience to Amman Marriott Hotel to lead the team in driving innovation and guest experiences.

    He first joined Marriott International in 2004 right after his graduation from the Applied Science University with a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management. He returned to Amman Marriott Hotel as the Hotel Manager in 2019 and held his position for over three years with outstanding accomplishments.

    A seasoned hospitality veteran with over 30 years of experience in hospitality Mahmoud Farajat studied Hotels Management at the American Hospitality Academy and earned the Certified Hospitality Supervision certification. He attended so many courses and certification programs over the course of his career that made him a seasoned hotelier. During a professional career stretching over three decades, Mahmoud has worked for well-known hotel chains such as Sofitel and Movenpick and held various leadership roles in different departments.

    Multi Property General Manager for Marriott Hotels in Jordan, Philip Papadopoulos commented on the new appointments: “I am thrilled to support the career growth of Laith and Mahmoud, both of whom have been central to the achievements and continued success of our iconic hotels in Jordan.” And added “With their years of experience in our properties, I am confident that they will continue to inspire and guide the team in providing top-quality hospitality experience to each and every guest.”


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