Tim Mashford, Vice President, Operations is pleased to announce the appointment of Anup Israni to the position of Regional Director, Larco Hospitality effective August 27, 2018.
In his new role, Anup will continue as General Manager for the Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville, while overseeing Toronto Marriott City Centre and Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel and Conference Centre. Anup will also oversee the Ottawa Marriott for the remainder of the year.
Anup joined Larco Hospitality in November 2007 as General Manager at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, taking the hotel through a successful re-brand from a Renaissance hotel to a Sheraton hotel. He then transferred in December 2010 to his most recent position as General Manager at Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville. Prior to joining the company, Anup brought Sales and Marketing expertise that he acquired while working as an Area Director of Sales & Marketing for Westin Hotels & Resorts in Toronto, and Cluster Director of Sales & Marketing for both Sheraton Centre Toronto and Westin Harbour Castle.
Over the years, Anup has established himself in the eyes of leaders as a mentor and guide to those growing in the industry. His dedication to hospitality and people is demonstrated in taking the team at Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville through a successful public space renovation. Additionally, his support and enthusiasm to developing young talent through mentorship and internship programs has helped the hotel in being recognized for the 2017 Human Resources Award with the Hotel Association of Canada. We are excited to see Anup continue to inspire this while in his new role as Regional Director.