Jonathan Newbury Promoted to EVP, Asia Pacific for Preferred Hotels & Resorts
Preferred Hotels & Resorts promoted Jonathan Newbury as its new Executive Vice President for Asia Pacific. With more than 30 years of international independent hotel experience to his new position, Jonathan will be driving the strategic direction and evolution of the Preferred brand in Asia Pacific, ensuring the success and retention of more than 150 member properties across the region and overseeing the company’s associates who are based in offices across 10 cities. As part of this transition, Newbury recently relocated from Chicago to Singapore with his family. Preferred Hotels & Resorts is the world’s largest independent hotel brand, representing more than 700 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 80 countries. Through its five global collections, Preferred Hotels & Resorts connects discerning travelers to the singular luxury hospitality experience that meets their life and style preferences for each occasion. Every property within the portfolio maintains the high-quality standards and unparalleled service levels required by the Preferred Hotels & Resorts Integrated Quality Assurance Program. The I Prefer hotel rewards program, Preferred Residences℠, Preferred Pride℠, and Preferred Golf offer valuable benefits for travelers seeking a unique experience.