Urbane Luxury a leading brand in the luxury lifestyle space today announced the appointment of Abhijit Chitnis as their new Vice President – Brand Collaborations & Marketing. An eminent thought leader in the hospitality sector, Chitnis has been a hospitality professional for over two decades and has been recognised by the industry for his outstanding achievements and contribution to the field of hospitality services, events, and sports. His core expertise stands in marketing, sales and brand partnerships. A Hospitality Management graduate, Chitinis has handled esteemed brands like Marriott Hotels, Le Meridian, and Hyatt, to name a few.
A recipient of the prestigious Hotelier India award for the Best Director of Marketing in India 2015 and the Marriott Asia Pacific Award for the Best Director of Marketing in Asia Pacific 2016, Chitnis in his current role will be responsible for brand collaborations and spearhead marketing strategies and efforts in order to strengthen the company’s market position and achieve desired business goals.
Commenting on the appointment Abhishek Kulkarni – MD Urbane Luxury said, ‘We are pleased to announce the appointment of Abhijit Chitnis as our new Vice President – Brand Collaborations & Marketing. We decided to bring Abhijit as the VP because of his remarkable work in the hospitality industry for the last 2 decades. His proven expertise in bringing big brand collaborations and his creative marketing initiatives will help us ramp up company operations and will help us carve a niche in this sector.’
On his appointment as the Vice President – Brand Collaboration & Marketing, Abhijit Chitnis expressed , “I am happy and excited to take on this role and thank Abhishek Kulkarni and the Urbane Group for believing in me and my passion for marketing. I look forward to leading the company to new heights and bringing value to the company.”