VANCOUVER — Coast Hotels Limited, a subsidiary of APA Hotel Canada, Inc., has announced the permanent re-location of Jin Sasaki, president, from Japan to its corporate headquarters in Vancouver.
Sasaki was appointed president in September 2019 and has been guiding the strategic direction of the company from APA Hotels’ headquarters in Japan while travelling to Canada frequently.
“It’s an honour and a privilege for me to join the talented leadership team in Vancouver and leverage new opportunities that will advance distribution for Coast Hotels in major gateway cities throughout North America,” says Sasaki. “With the unwavering commitment of APA Hotels to the growth of this portfolio of one-of-a-kind properties and an unmatched dedication to guests, we are well-positioned for the long-term success of the company.”
In the last five months, Coast hotels has added four hotels to its portfolio and, later this month, the company will add The Oceanside, a Coast Hotel, in Sechelt, B.C. to its growing list of franchised properties.