SITE Honors Sian Thomas as 2014 Master Motivator

Sian Thomas.jpgSian Thomas, Area Director of Sales, Emaar Hospitality -The Address Hotels and Resorts, Vida Hotels and Resorts and Armani Hotel Dubai, United Arab Emirates was honored with the SITE Master Motivator award during this year’s IMEX Gala Awards in Frankfurt, Germany. Considered the highest standard of excellence from SITE, the award presented annually in conjunction with IMEX, recognizes an individual in the motivational events and incentive travel industry who serves as an ambassador of progress and betterment for their region and the global community.

“I have been involved with the SITE community for many years and have grown both personally and professionally with the education, support, advice and enthusiasm that the organization, members and worldwide chapters provide,” shared Ms. Thomas, “ I am extremely touched and honoured to receive this award and exceptionally grateful to SITE and IMEX to be recognized amongst the many extraordinary former Master Motivator recipients.

With over fifteen years of international hotel sales experience in the U.S. Asia, England, Ireland and Middle East, Ms. Thomas is passionate about the hospitality industry and a leader in corporate, association and group sales. Since the SITE UAE Chapter was established in 2011, she has served as Chapter President.

“The Middle East is a important growth region for SITE and the incentive travel industry, “ said Kevin Hinton, Chief Excellence Officer, SITE, “Sian has been an exceptional leader for SITE and has been instrumental in creating awareness of the importance of incentive travel to business results and growing membership in the Middle East.”