Hilton Petaling Jaya Announces New Director Of Business Development

This information originated in American English.

February 12, 2014

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia - Hilton Petaling Jaya today announced the appointment of Sheryl Lim as Director of Business Development. In her new role, Lim will be responsible for the hotel's continuing efforts to be the preferred hotel destination for business, leisure and entertainment. Lim succeeds Cedric Nubul, who was recently promoted to General Manager of Hilton Curacao.

Lim has had an outstanding career in the hospitality industry, with Hilton Kuala Lumpur being her first entry point a decade ago, as Director of Sales - Groups, Conventions and Events. She then progressed to the position of Director of Sales for National Sales Office Malaysia of Hilton Worldwide.

With eight years of experience in managing business opportunities in the hospitality industry, Lim will be oversee the property's sales, revenue, events and catering, as well as all marketing communications.

"I am very excited to be a part of this renowned property, as it approaches it's 30th anniversary," said Lim. "With the recent renovations and refurbishment, I look forward to continuing to strengthen Hilton Petaling Jaya's positioning as an iconic, five star, international hotel in the market."

Commenting on the appointment, Charles Marshall, General Manager of Hilton Petaling Jaya said, "We are thrilled to welcome Sheryl as a member of our team, and her extensive expertise and sales experience, she will be a pivotal resource to the hotel."

Prior to joining Hilton worldwide, Lim worked with Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur and the Palace of the Golden Horses.

About Hilton Petaling Jaya
Hilton Petaling Jaya is the only 5-star international brand hotel strategically located in the heart of Petaling Jaya, Malaysia's second city. A landmark of Petaling Jaya and the surrounding area, the hotel combines the high standards of the Hilton brand with three decades of local insights for an unforgettable personalised experience. Following its extensive two-year renovation programme, the new-look Hilton Petaling Jaya boasts 554 brand new rooms and suites as well as seven executive floors, all fitted with state-of-the-art facilities to cater to the needs of world travellers. The hotel's 1,000-capacity pillar-less Kristal Ballroom and 18 plush meeting rooms can cater to the most discerning of corporate events. The hotel is also known for its three signature restaurants - Toh Yuen, Genji and Paya Serai. To begin your Hilton Petaling Jaya journey, log on to http://www.petaling-jaya.hilton.com or follow us on http://www.facebook.com/hiltonpetalingjaya.


Camelia Yim
Hilton Petaling Jaya
+603 7951 5776 / +6016 201 3462

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