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Brendan Corcoran, General Manager, The Westin Maldives Mirandhoo Resort

October 30th, 2018 –Marriott International is pleased to introduce Brendan Corcoran as General Manager of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort, representing the debut of Westin Hotels & Resorts in the Republic of Maldives. A combination of 70 superb overwater and island villas, the resort is an idyllic island paradise in in the UNESCO listed Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve. The resort takes inspiration from the “shape of the water”, the marine life of the Atoll and the elements of water, sun and wind. The resort has been designed to maximize environmental sustainability whilst providing a supremely luxurious and tranquil Maldivian escape.


Brendan’s industry experience spans over twenty years in a variety of leadership positions. A graduate of the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, Ireland, Brendan embarked on his professional journey at the Hilton Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. From there, his passion for embracing new opportunities and experiences saw him excel in positions with some of the world’s leading hospitality brands, including Marriott International, InterContinental Hotels Group, and Per Aquum Hotels and Resorts. Prior to his appointment at The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort, his role as General Manager at Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu, Baa Atoll, Maldives saw him gain deep insights and knowledge of the region.

A natural multi-tasker and great communicator, Brendan incorporates skills acquired at the Harvard Business School in the USA to strategically deliver creative and practical solutions to problems in a fast-paced guest environment, spearhead the commercial and operational success of the property, and ensure the resort provides consistently exceptional guest experiences.

The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort has several excellent dining options. The all-day dining experience at Island Kitchen reflects the Westin brand’s Eat Well philosophy with a balanced menu of Chinese, Indian and Maldivian cuisine. The Pearl offers exquisite Japanese cuisine in an elegant and picturesque setting, whilst at Hawker guests enjoy authentic Asian food in a casual and buzzing restaurant and bar with a live kitchen. The Sunset Bar is a relaxed tapas and cocktail lounge with stunning views that live up to its name. The resort features Westin’s signature branded spa concept, the Heavenly Spa by Westin™, for guests to enjoy some pampering and fully unwind, whilst the 24-hour WestinWORKOUT® fitness center is ideal for burning off some energy and the Westin Family Kids Club® is guaranteed to keep little guests amused
About Westin Hotels & Resorts

Westin Hotels & Resorts, a leader in wellness and hospitality for more than a decade, lives its philosophy “Empowering a Better You™” through the brand’s Six Pillars of Well-Being: Feel Well, Work Well, Move Well, Eat Well, Sleep Well and Play Well. At more than 200 hotels and resorts in nearly 40 countries and territories, guests can experience offerings that include the iconic Heavenly® Bed, RunWESTIN™ and Westin Gear Lending with New Balance®, delicious and nutritious SuperFoodsRx™ and more.

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