The Dorian Welcomes New GM


The Dorian Hotel in Calgary announced Ian Jones is taking the helm as the hotel’s new general manager.

“We are thrilled to announce the addition of Ian Jones to our talented team. His expertise and passion for flare flawlessly aligns with our vision of excellence,” says Erin Richter, director of sales and marketing. “We are confident that Ian’s contributions will further enhance our guests’ experiences and solidify our position as Calgary’s premier lifestyle destination.”

With more than 35 years of experience managing hotels, Jones has successfully opened and operated hotels in various countries including the United Kingdom, Malaysia, Russia, China, South Africa, and Bali. He is passionate about hospitality and strives to create exceptional experiences for all guests. In addition, Ian’s unwavering commitment to culinary excellence has transformed many of the establishments under his leadership into coveted destinations for gastronomy enthusiasts.

Similar to The Dorian, Jones values connection and appreciates the relationships he has built throughout his career and the lasting impact individuals have had in his life. He holds genuine admiration for all those he has worked with, whether they be the guests he has served, the staff he has mentored, or colleagues he has collaborated with. Ian looks forward to serving guests at The Dorian and providing stellar experiences.


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