Communications and Public Relations Standing Committee

The Communications and Public Relations Standing Committee has been set up to enhance the knowledge and understanding of the hospitality industry’s sustainable practices by developing and executing effective communication strategies, cooperative campaigns, storytelling, and promoting positive relationships with stakeholders and the public.

Committee Members

Dimitris Manikis
President EMEA
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Committee Co-chair

Crispian Tarrant
Chairman & Founder
BVA BDRC

Committee Co-chair

Louise Burns
Senior Consultant
PACE Dimensions
Hannah Chung
Melco Resorts & Entertainment
Senior Manager, Sustainability
Josie Hill
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
Hilton
Belén Presas Mata
Global Director, People Strategy & Communications
Radisson Hotel Group
Heather Rapp
SVP, Corporate Social Responsibility
Caesars Entertainment
Willem Van der Zee
Director, Operations
Pandox
Mike Ward
Director, Corporate Communications
IHG Hotels & Resorts
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Our member companies

Our members include large and small hotel companies with both international and regional portfolios.

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Become a Member

Join our network of engaged hospitality companies to help shape the environmental and social agenda for the industry and drive the sector towards a Net Positive future.

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Become an Affiliate Member

Join our network of companies across the value chain, including real estate owners, investment funds,  technology companies, and legal and consulting firms, to further drive collaboration on industry sustainability.