October 14, 2011
Philip Barnes, regional vice-president of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Pacific Northwest
Philip Barnes was recently appointed regional vice-president for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts in the Pacific Northwest and general manager of Fairmont Pacific Rim.
Barnes began his long career in hospitality in 1984, when he joined Four Seasons at the Hotel Pierre in New York. He moved to Fairmont Hotels & Resorts in Vancouver in 1998 – a position he left five years later for his first general manager role at the Four Seasons Inn on the Park, Houston, Texas.
Barnes has honed his skills with Shangri-La, Four Seasons, and Stamford Hotels in Singapore, New Zealand and Australia. He’s held positions such as regional vice-president for the Middle East and regional vice-president of the UAE in Dubai.
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