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Marriott Powai Mumbai Hotels Name New Director of Sales & Marketing

Megha Ajgaonkar Brings 10 Years of Experience to Luxury Hotels in Mumbai

MUMBAI, INDIA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/24/14 -- Handling sales and marketing for one luxury hotel in Mumbai, India is enough to keep anyone busy, but Megha Ajgaonkar likes a good challenge. Ajgaonkar brings 10 years of experience in the hospitality industry to her newest role: Director of Sales & Marketing for both the Lakeside Chalet, Mumbai - Marriott Executive Apartments and the Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel.

Before joining the team at these Mumbai service apartments, Ajgaonkar began her career with the Taj Group of Hotels, where she handled a diversified portfolio that included everything from front office to food & beverage to commercial sales. She worked with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Pvt Ltd to open the company's first Four Points by Sheraton in Navi Mumbai, and then moved on to join the Westin Pune Koregaon Park as Director of Sales before being promoted to Director of Sales & Marketing at the same property.

Ajgaonkar brings commitment, focus and strong leadership skills to her new role at these 5-star hotels in Mumbai, India, assets that have been recognized throughout the industry with numerous awards. In 2011 alone, she was named Best Sales Leader and Brand Ambassador Award winner for the Starwood Asia Pacific Region and Sales & Revenue Person of the Year by the Hotelier India Awards.

A graduate of hotel management from the Indian Institute of Hotel Management, Aurangabad, Ajgaonkar is also trained in classical Karnatak music, enjoys traveling and loves sports including tennis, volleyball and swimming.

About The Lakeside Chalet - Mumbai Marriott Executive Apartments
Located on 15 beautiful acres along the tree-lined banks of Powai Lake, The Lakeside Chalet - Mumbai Marriott Executive Apartments offers guests the services and amenities of a five-star hotel with the comforts and conveniences of apartment-style accommodations. Located just minutes from both international and domestic airports, these apartments in Powai are perfect for travelers visiting from across the globe or across the country. Here guests can work and relax in a spacious apartment, which features luxurious bedding, LCD TVs, 24-hour room service, a desk, marble bathroom, high-speed Internet access and a fully equipped kitchen with a refrigerator, oven, dishwasher, microwave, cookware and utensils. Grocery-shopping service is available to help prepare fast, healthy meals in the comfort of one's apartment. Enjoy a meal at the hands of this hotel's talented culinary team at Crimson, serving international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Travel light thanks to onsite laundry service, and use the extra space to bring along a furry friend to this pet-friendly hotel. Stay in shape at the tennis court, state-of-the-art fitness centre, two swimming pools and jogging track, and unwind with a treatment from the Club Renaissance spa. Nearby explore Film City, the Hanging Gardens and Prince of Wales Museum.

ABOUT RENAISSANCE
Renaissance Hotels encourages guests to Live Life to Discover(SM) at more than 155 hotels in 35 countries around the world. Each hotel is unique and every stay offers an opportunity to explore local discoveries exclusive to the destination. At every hotel, Renaissance Navigators are local experts ready to assist guests in discovering local flavors and activities. Signature RLife LIVE entertainment events are designed to showcase emerging talent in music, the arts, culinary and more to inspire discovery. R.E.N. Meetings offers groups an experience beyond a traditional meeting rooted in creative sensory meeting design, RLife LIVE networking events and custom curated local Navigator excursions. At Renaissance Hotels, we work to ensure that every trip is transformed into an eye-opening, unforgettable journey. You spend your life working, you should discover the world as you go. To discover more visit www.renhotels.com.

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CONTACT:
Lakeside Chalet, Mumbai - Marriott Executive Apartments
#2 & 3B, Near Chinmayanand Ashram
Powai Mumbai 400 087
India
91-22-6692 7777
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bomer-lakeside-chalet-mumbai-marriott-executive-apartments/

Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel
#2 & 3B, Near Chinmayanand Ashram
Powai Mumbai 400 087
India
91-22-6692 7777
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bombr-renaissance-mumbai-convention-centre-hotel/

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