Saxon appoints in-house Public Relations Manager

The Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas and Spa welcome Candice Turner as their in-house Public Relations Manager. Turner kicked off her career with a bachelor degree of social science in political studies from the University of Cape Town and gained extensive media knowledge and work experience in South Africa, the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Jordan. Having worked in both the media and public relations fields, as a magazine editor for the number one English speaking magazine in the Middle East, Living Well, and as the Cluster Public Relations Manager for Marriott Hotels in the United Arab Emirates, Turner is an experienced communication professional with extensive knowledge of all mediums and multi- market exposure.

Managing Director of The Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas and Spa, Mr. George Cohen, commented on her appointment, “It is truly an exciting time at The Saxon with our recent awards and I have no doubt that our talented team of industry professionals can only see us going to the fore. From the culinary prowess of our chefs and food and beverage team, to our truly unique wine programme where we have South Africa’s finest sommeliers, every aspect of our hotel is dedicated to seeking out only the best so that we can provide our guests with the finest service that they return time and again for.”

Adding to this, Turner remarked, “Joining this truly dynamic and remarkable team as they reach this exciting new juncture, I am very enthusiastic about the road ahead and am delighted to not only share my knowledge, but learn from the talented individuals within this award-winning hotel.”

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