Leading Irish and UK hotel services company, The Great National Group, has announced the appointment of Nicola Rhone, Chief Commercial Officer, to the Board of Great National.

Formally Managing Director of The Hotel Partnership, Nicola oversees the development of Great National’s two hotel brands – Classic British Hotels and Great National Hotels and Resorts - helping member hotels achieve significant growth in direct business via a suite of technology solutions, revenue management and digital services.

David Byrne, CEO, The Great National Group, said “we are delighted to welcome Nicola onto the Board which follows the successful merger of Great National Hotels and Resorts with Classic British Hotels in 2018. Nicola brings further experience and energy to our senior team including an intimate, in-depth knowledge of the UK hotel industry, and is passionate about empowering independent hotels with the right tools, technology and opportunities to compete effectively in today’s market.”

For further details, please contact David Collins, Director of Communications, The Great National Group, djc@greatnationalhotels.com.

Nicola Rhone<br /><b>Managing Director<br />The Hotel Partnership</b>