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John Ortner

CEO, Manhattan Group
Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
Founded Manhattan Group in 2001, a premium executive search firm for global hospitality

Professional Summary

John founded Manhattan Group in 2001. It provides recruitment solutions at the middle and senior management levels for the hospitality industry. He is based in Melbourne, Australia.

Originally from Australia, John worked for twenty years in leading luxury hospitality companies across a range of executive positions on four continents. He has been associated with market leaders such as US based Four Seasons, Hamburg’s Vier Jahreszeiten, the Savoy and Peninsula Groups, Hayman Resort & leading international independents. He was responsible for managing operational teams, large and small, implemented strategic change and led hotels to industry ‘Best Practice’ levels.

John holds a Doctor of Business and Adminstration from Swinburne University and a MBA from Monash University.

Contact Info

Email
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Phone
+61 3 9005-4931 (work)
+61 3 9642-0311 (work fax)
Website
Address
5/415 Bourke Street
Melbourne VIC 3000 AUSTRALIA
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Work/Education

Work Experience

2001 - Present
Recognised as one as the region's leading specialist recruitment groups, our end-to-end search & selection, recruitment solutions and talent management services remains the benchmark for the hospitality industry.

Candidates remain the cornerstone of our recruiting success. We are privileged to represent such committed industry professionals, who cherish a strong dedication to hospitality.
1997 - 2000
Hayman Resort, Australia / Senior Executive
1996 - 1997
The Sherwood, Taipei Taiwan / Senior Executive
1994 - 1996
1991 - 1994
1986 - 1987
1984 - 1985
Erzherzog Johnann, Graz Austria / Corporate Trainee
1980 - 1984

Education

Doctor of Business and Administration, Strategy and Organisational Dynamics, 2008
Master of Business and Administration, Business and Adminstration, 2001
Advanced Diploma, Hotel Management, 1991
Diploma of Hotel Management, Hotel Management, 1984
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John Ortner posted updated profile information Sep 15, 2011

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