Samhi Hospitality has announced the appointment of Shana Susan Ninan as Cluster Director of Marketing for their 17 Marriott hotels in India.
With a career spanning 16 years, Ninan has worked at Marriott brands such as Sheraton, Renaissance, Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield by Marriott and Four Points by Sheraton spread across 9 cities. In her role, Ninan will oversee Marketing Communication activities, lead Public Relations initiatives, formulate Digital/Print Marketing Strategies, and ensure Brand Integration across the portfolio of Samhi-MI hotels.
Ninan’s last assignment was with Hyatt Hotels Corporation, where she served as the Director of Marketing for Kerala. She also played a role in overseeing the pre-opening for Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty and Hyatt Regency Thrissur and Trivandrum. Academically, NInan holds a Master of Arts in Media and Communications from English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, and has studied Development Communications at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai.
Beyond her professional pursuits, she is an avid lover of books, writes poetry and engages in conversations on culture, art, travel and education. Ninan actively participates in social and humanist activities, enjoys traveling and trekking, and finds joy in reviewing books and exploring new places to recommend.