Teneo Hospitality Group, which represents hotels and destination management companies, has named Tony Aslanian vice president of sales and membership. He will develop and lead the company’s expanding sales force and support its member portfolio. Aslanian has held sales, marketing and business development roles at Hilton, Marriott and Benchmark hotels.

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has appointed Adrienne Weil as vice president of strategic partnerships and business development, focusing on growing and
strengthening partner relationships. Weil was formerly with Partnership for a Healthier America,
where she was vice president of partnerships. Before that, she spent four years at the National Restaurant Association, where she led marketing strategy.

Jumeirah Group has appointed Michael Ellis chief culinary officer, a new position. He will focus on developing new restaurant concepts, attracting culinary talent and enhancing existing restaurants. He joins the company from Michelin Restaurant & Hotel Guides, where he was global director for Europe, Asia and the Americas.