Portico appoints new business development manager

Specialist service provider of tailored guest solutions, Portico, has appointed Richard O’Keefe as Business Growth Manager to aid the company’s ambitious company growth.

With a lot more than 14 years’ expertise in front-of-house and guest services functions, O’Keefe shall support Director, Business Advancement, Amanda Baber explore new possibilities to assist business growth because the workplace changes as a complete result of Covid-19.

O’Keefe joins the business enterprise after a lot more than four yrs at Rapport Guest Providers (area of the Compass Team), where in fact the position was held simply by him of Head of Operations going back 18 months. Before this O’Keefe kept entrance of house management functions at the Millennium Resort London Mayfair, K West Resort & Spa, Thistle Royal Trafalgar.

Talking about his new function, O’Keefe mentioned: “I’m delighted in order to be dealing with Portico and getting section of such a powerful, looking company that keeps people today and relationships in the centre forward. With the organization office scenery changing, I anticipate having the ability to use most of my previous functions and workplace change encounter to positively impact new opportunities and means of attempting to support existing customers and enhance business development.”

Amanda Baber, Director, Business Growth at Portico added: “We have been thus thrilled to welcome Richard to the Portico group. We satisfaction ourselves on getting beneath the epidermis of our customers and leads from the outset and actually understanding how we are able to add value and enhance their FOH encounter which normally ripples into a great many other locations of a business. It has never been therefore important once we navigate the place of work adjustments from 20202 to 2021 and beyond. Richard will be a key section of adapting our services and traveling new initiatives forwards. I welcome him to the united team.“