Hotel management

Marcela Steffens has been appointed general manager of the Marriott Barranquilla hotel

Marcela Steffens has been appointed general manager of the Marriott Barranquilla hotel.

Marriott International is pleased to announce the appointment of Marcela Steffens as General Manager of the new Marriott Barranquilla hotel. Steffens has 25 years of experience in the hotel industry, during which she has held management positions that have enriched her curriculum vitae and profile her today as an integral professional in the hotel industry, who will assume the management of the Marriott International’s first hotel in Barranquilla.

She graduated in law from the Universi dad del Rosario; however, her passion is hospitality and it is in this industry that she has worked since 1997.

During her career, she has worked for properties in Colombia and Panama. She started in Bogota where she held front desk and reservations positions.

In 2002, he left his native Colombia to move to Panama City and start a new opportunity as Events and Marketing Manager at a hotel in that city.

Six years later, she returned to her country, where she held several positions, including general management of The Artisan DC Hotel, Autograph Collection, the first hotel under the Autograph Collection brand in Colombia, and the start of her career at Marriott International. .

From there, she had the opportunity to move to another Marriott hotel, AC Bogota Zona Z, since its pre-opening, and where she focused on commercial, administrative, human resources and operational strategies for a successful opening.
One of Marcela Steffens’ great passions is dancing, because she thinks it’s the best way to stay cheerful and clear-headed, which is why she’s been dancing every week for the past 10 years. She also enjoys spending time with her nieces Lucca, Rebecca and Sabrina. Marcela and her husband Juan José enjoy dinner together experimenting with great culinary options.

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