25-27 Jun 2017

Robert Hodson

General Manager – Marketing, Legacy Hotels and Resorts
Robert was first introduced to Legacy Hotels and Resorts (Stocks and Stocks Hotels in those days), as a trainee at the Portswood Hotel in early 1995. After moving around a bit, he then rejoined the PortsWood Hotel as a Restaurant Supervisor at the Quarterdeck Restaurant, and eventually becoming Assistant Food & Beverage Manager. Robert then moved to another Stocks and Stocks property in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – Royal Palm Hotel, as Food & Beverage Manager, before moving to the small coastal town of Swakopmund, Namibia where he joined the Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre as General Manager 3 years later.

After 3 years, Robert decided to come back to Gauteng, where he took up the position of General Manager at Centurion Lake Hotel. After 4 years, Robert then moved to the DAVINCI Hotel & Suites as General Manager. In September 2016, Robert was appointed as General Manager – Marketing for the Legacy Hotels & Resorts group, based at Legacy Head Office in Johannesburg.