The Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest hotel groups with eight distinctive hotel brands and more than 1,400 hotels, has announced that Sonja Dive-Dahl is the new General Manager of the 487-room Radisson Blu Hotel in Bucharest and the 210-room Park Inn by Radisson Bucharest Hotel & Residence.
Sonja Dive-Dahl joins the team from Malmö, Sweden, where she was recently the General Manager of Radisson Blu Hotel, Malmö and also acted as District Director for Denmark and Iceland. She started her career in the Group already in 1988, following with roles for the Radisson Hotel Group in Sweden, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovakia as well as landmark properties such as Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul, where she also served as District Manager for Turkey and was responsible for eight hotels and four openings.
Yilmaz Yildirimlar, Radisson Hotel Group’s Area Senior Vice President for Central and Southern Europe said: “We appreciate Sonja´s strong and engaging leadership style and with more than 30 years of experience, she is a genuine specialist of the hotel industry. With her expertise, she will be responsible for our guests and will offer the very best of our Yes I Can!SM Service, building on our successful journey in Bucharest.”
Sonja Dive-Dahl, General Manager Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest and Park Inn by Radisson Bucharest Hotel & Residence said: “Each hotel has its own distinct and attractive offering for both business and leisure guests. I look forward to working with my passionate hotel teams and welcoming our guests from all over the world.”
In addition to boasting a central location, the properties Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest and Park Inn by Radisson Bucharest Hotel & Residence are perfectly situated near the Romanian Athenaeum Concert Hall and just 3 kilometers from the country’s Palace of Parliament. Meeting and event planning at Radisson Blu offers a choice of one of 11 high-quality meeting rooms and a ballroom and benefits from quality catering services and assistance from our dedicated Meetings & Events staff. The Park Inn by Radisson Bucharest Hotel & Residence completed the M&E sector with 4 additional meeting rooms.