New manager at the helm of top hotel

Cameron McNeillie.
Cameron McNeillie.

A family man who lives in Morecambe has been appointed general manager of the Preston Marriott hotel.

South African born Cameron McNeillie, 38, has spent 13 years working for Marriott Hotels.

His most recent time was three years working in Russia, opening and managing a new hotel for the chain.

Previous to this, he worked his way up the career ladder, working at various Marriott’s around the country.

He returned to Morecambe to spend more time with his family.

Cameron said: “I’ve been very lucky to have experienced so many different roles within Marriott. “It’s definitely stood me in good stead for the everyday challenges you take on as a general manager.”

Cameron loves spending time with his wife and six-month-old daughter and enjoys kayaking and playing golf.

The Preston Marriott is a 149 bedroom hotel with 10 meeting rooms.

It offers modern amenities with an indoor swimming pool and spa leisure club.