Grand Mercure Hongqiao Appoints Mr. Joshua Cao as Resident Manager

Shanghai, China, June 26, 2012 --( Grand Mercure Hongqiao Shanghai is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Joshua Cao as Resident Manager.

Since joining Grand Mercure Hongqiao in 2007, Joshua Cao has played an important role in improving operational results as well as growth of the hotel’s network. After five years experience as Director of Sales and Marketing, other senior management positions in Sofitel Hyland and The panorama Shanghai, Joshua was appointed as Executive Assistant Manager in Grand Mercure Hongqiao before being promoted to Resident Manager.

As the Resident Manager at Grand Mercure Hongqiao, Joshua is overlooking all operational departments and dotes on Finance and Human Resource. He remarked, “To be honest, this promotion came as quite a surprise. I’d like to think it’s mainly recognition of the teamwork, above and beyond the call of duty, in our hotel. ”

Mr. Joshua Cao has extensive hotel experience in hospitality industry. He brings up both his managerial performance and leadership skills during these years of works. He also made a large contribution to redefining the hotel’s policy. Otherwise, he was responsible for setting up effective management of the hotel’s cost. Joshua has been selected to attend the Accor International Hotel Management Program.

Grand Mercure Hongqiao is a part of the international collection of Grand Mercure Hotels – each expressing the spirit of their location. Adjacent to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and railway station, within close proximity of exhibition centers as well as downtown Shanghai, the hotel is a highly popular choice for business or leisure travelers.

For more information, please visit
Grand Mercure Hongqiao Shanghai
Huiwei Ma
+86(21) 5153 3300 * 3575