Resort Director of 5 Star Cameron House is New Chairman for Love Loch Lomond
Destination Organisation Love Loch Lomond is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Chairman, Andy Roger, Resort Director of Cameron House, Loch Lomond, who takes over from Beth MacLeod of Knockderry Country House Hotel.
A graduate of Edinburgh University, Andy Roger has had an impressive career in hospitality to date. After taking on his first General Manager’s role aged 27 with Hotel du Vin in Tunbridge Wells, he moved to the North East and opened Malmaison in Aberdeen. He later returned to Glasgow as General Manager of One Devonshire Gardens and in 2013, moved to his present location at Cameron House, first as Operations Director, then Resort General Manager. He became Resort Director of Cameron House in March 2016.
Resort Director Andy Roger leads a team of over five hundred staff and is in charge of the 5 star, 136 bedroom resort, including the Carrick Spa and 18 Hole Championship Golf Course. Current projects include managing an exciting, ongoing multimillion-pound refurbishment of the hotel to enhance the food and beverage offering, the hotel’s public spaces and rooms, and the resort’s unique natural setting on Loch Lomond; with its most recent developments already winning positive feedback from guests.
Commenting on his new role as Chair of Love Loch Lomond, Andy Roger said: “I am delighted to be taking over the role as Chair of Love Loch Lomond, having been involved for the past two to three years. Beth has done a fantastic job in steering the Board through the challenges of the past year or two and I look forward to the next chapter for Love Loch Lomond as we embark on our plans for 2017 and beyond in continuing to keep Loch Lomond at the forefront of the Scottish tourism experience.”
Love Loch Lomond Destination Manager Karen Donnelly said: “We thank Beth McLeod for her significant contribution to our destination development and we look forward to benefiting from Andy’s industry expertise, energy and commitment in an exciting year for our industry partners and business members and the next phase of Love Loch Lomond”.
Love Loch Lomond is an industry-led Destination Organisation, passionate about promoting the Loch Lomond, Strathendrick, West Dunbartonshire and Clyde Sea lochs area as a must-see, year-round quality destination.
The vision for Love Loch Lomond is to grow the volume and value of tourism in the area around Loch Lomond and the Clyde Sea Lochs. It will do this through focusing on the following three strategic objectives:
- Love People: Aspire to be renowned as welcoming, friendly and truly exceptional hosts to our visitors and members.
- Love Places: Offering truly exceptional access for visitors to explore our towns, landscapes and seascapes.
- Love Experiences: Providing exceptional, memorable authentic experiences at every point of the customer journey.