AIDA Names New Sr. VP Hotel

AIDA Cruises has named Gregor Brendel senior vice president of hotel operations and guest experience, effective Oct. 1, 2014. He will be responsible for all aspects of hotel operations and passenger services, including entertainment.

Prior to joining AIDA, Brendel was CEO of Europe Center Hamburg and before that, with ECE Project Management, where he worked on developing new markets in Central and Eastern Europe.