• Bruce Merrin's Celebrity Speakers Bureau Signs Author Chris Majer

    POSTED March 29, 2019

Bruce Merrin's Celebrity Speakers Bureau recently signed Seattle-based author and speaker, Chris Majer. The collection of experts from across the country arranges speaking engagements, presentations, meetings, workshops and conventions.

Majer has a diverse background, including exploring the wilds of Africa, Alaska and the Amazon and instructing hand-to-hand combat to U.S. Marines. He's also assisted companies such as AT&T and Capital One in increasing their business profiles. As the founder of the Human Potential Project (HP2), Majer presents at corporate events, meetings, conventions, retreats, seminars and workshops.

Topics of Majer's presentations include: Competing for the Future, Innovate or Die, Teamwork: It's Not for Sissies, Transform Now - Tomorrow is Too Late!, and Unleash Your Super Powers.

The Duniway, located in Portland, Oregon, has announced the appointment of Lemmy Cooper as its Director of Food and Beverage. In his new role, Cooper will ensure detailed execution of the hotel’s food and beverage plans at both the Jackrabbit restaurant as well as Abigail’s Hideaway, the new guest-only rooftop, while focusing on the hotel’s values of creativity, innovation and guest satisfaction. 


Thomas J.W. Voss has just been appointed managing director of the 1,048-room-Fairmont Austin, opening the summer of next year. He will be responsible for overall operations, performance and strategic direction for the newest and largest Fairmont hotel in the U.S.

With more than 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Voss has held a number of positions, including executive roles with Starwood Hotels.