MICE Middle East Websites

Lansdowne Resort Names James Horsman as Managing Director

James Horsman, an accomplished hospitality industry veteran with more than three decades of luxury resort and hotel experience at several notable properties worldwide, has been named Managing Director at Lansdowne Resortin Leesburg, Va., resort representatives announced today. Horsman joins Lansdowne Resort after serving as the Managing Director and Vice President, Operations at the Madison Hotel in Washington, DC. The resort is managed by Destination Hotels & Resorts. 

“My goal is to build upon the rich history of Lansdowne and position it as the preeminent resort & club experience in Northern Virginia.” said Horsman. “The resort has a dedicated team, who clearly understand the importance of creating a culture of service while offering an experience that is both relevant and memorable. With unique amenities such as Artisan inspired regional cuisine, The Golf Club at Lansdowne, Spa Minérale, and experiential based adventure programming, we look forward to creating an atmosphere that will benefit our leisure, social, and business guests, along with club members & their families for generations to come.” 

During his extensive hospitality career, Horsman enjoyed successful stints in executive management roles with Destination Hotels & Resorts and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. At Destination’s Stowe Mountain Lodge in Vermont, he played an instrumental role in development and launch of the resort, which was named among the top hotels in the world by Conde Nast Traveler. He also served as the general manager at the award-winning Nine Zero Hotel in Boston which was also named amongst the world’s best hotels by Conde Nast Traveler, and Travel & Leisure, when it was part of the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection. 

While with Ritz-Carlton, Horsman was responsible for opening and operating multiple properties in diverse domestic and international locations such as Dubai, Hawaii, Mexico, Marina del Rey, Atlanta and Philadelphia. 

Lansdowne Resort is located in historic Loudoun County about 40 minutes west of Washington DC and eight miles north of Dulles International Airport. The AAA Four Diamond property is International Association of Conference Center (IACC) and Virginia Green certified and has 296 luxury guest rooms and 14 suites. Amenities and resort recreation include five restaurants; an Aquatic Complex with five pools and a waterslide; three tennis courts; 12,000 square foot Spa Minérale with 13 treatment rooms; and The Golf Club at Lansdowne with 45 holes of golf designed by Robert Trent Jones and Greg Norman, and managed by Troon Golf. 

About Lansdowne Resort

Lansdowne Resort is the Washington, DC area\'s only full-service resort. A recipient of the AAA Four-Diamond Award in every year of its existence, this resort combines impeccable service, urban style, understated luxury and premium amenities. 

Situated in the heart of DC Wine Country, Lansdowne Resort combines luxury accommodations, the world-class Spa Minérale, 45 holes of championship golf at The Golf Club at Lansdowne and a wide variety of delectable dining options. Recognized as one of the Mid-Atlantic\'s premier resorts and IACC-certified conference centers, this 500-acre gem is located just 40 minutes from the Nation\'s Capital and only 8 miles from Dulles International Airport.

Back to Home Page

Choose Chicago, the official sales and marketing organization responsible for promoting Chicago as a global visitor destination, has launched the ‘Ultimate Choose Chicago Iconic Selfie Challenge’ holiday package, created exclusivmore
With the eyes of the world currently centred on events in Washington D.C., CNN’s Richard Quest travels to the capital of the United States of America to delve into the soul of the city: power.more
“Quest’s World of Wonder can be summed up in one sentence: We’re going to interesting places to meet fascinating people,” says Richard Quest, host of the new immersive travel series on CNN International.more
Motaz Othman, ATM2018, Dubai...During ATM18, I had the chance to visit Dominican Republic Stand at ATM18, I noticed a big stand with nice decoration and had the chance to meet Ms. Alexandra Strelsova, I asked her:more
Paramount Miami Worldcenter Skyrise prepares for the future of flying cars, following recent announcements in Dubai more
Motaz Othman, MICE Middle East,Dubai, During ATM 2018 days, i had the chance to meet with Ms. Carol Hay, Director of Marketing for U.K & Europe at The Caribbean Tourism Organization, i asked her first about the location and few qumore
Building on strength of Wyndham Rewards, hospitality leader adds “by Wyndham” label to nine signature economy and midscale brands...New hallmark will transform 7,074 hotels around the world, starting in North Americmore
The first and original global luxury beach club brand unveils the newly renovated location following destruction caused by Hurricane Irmamore
Puerto Vallarta, one of Conde Nast Traveler’s Top Cities in the World, has set a new record in hotel occupancy and international arrivals with the closure of 2017, receiving even more visitors than expected. Puerto Vallarta’s Hotemore
The last couple of weeks have been amazing, spending time with family and friends in Minnesota. It was the first time in 4 years we were able to be in our home state for this special time of year, and it has been wonderful. (Reallmore
Honeymoon Middle East
Urban Beauty - Thailand
ITE HCMC 2018, Vietnam
CEMS Beijing International Travel Mart 2018
Chengdu International Tourism Expo 2018
Huvafen Fushi, Maldives, For Honeymooners..
Zaatarah & Co. Travel Agency - Jordan.
Honeymoon In Spain By Spain Top.
Casa de Campo, For Honeymooners..
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, For Honeymooners..
Travel Armenia - For Honeymooners.
Caribbean Tourism Organization, For Honeymooners.
Meydan Hotels and Hospitality, Dubai - For Honeymooners.
Travel Connection Maldives For Honeymooners.
Dominican Republic Tourism For Honeymooners.
Hilton Munich Park, Hilton Munich City and Hilton Nuremberg, Sellers at The Honeymoon Workshop and Dinner 21st April, Dubai - UAE
Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives, For Honeymooners.
Spiceland Holidays - India, For Honeymooners.
...Caldana Tour Operator - Italy, For Honeymooners.
Bali & Beyond Travel Fair - BBTF2018.

Copyright Travel and Tourism Guide - Middle East 2011

P.O.Box 841113 Amman 11180 Jordan, 37 Samir Rifai Street 3rd Floor, Amman - Jordan

Mobile: +962 785557778 fax: +962 6 5713689

Email: motaz.othman@micemiddleeast.com  Website: www.ttgmiddleeast.com

Motaz Othman Email