Christian Sampl becomes Hapimag Resort Manager
SALZBURG, Austria (December 28, 2012) — The Hapimag city residence in Salzburg opens its doors on 26 December and now has a manager: Christian Sampl (33) will take over the reins at the new resort. The Salzburgborn man has worked in various areas of the company over the last seven years. Assuming the role of the city residence manager in Salzburg is a temporary pinnacle in his career at the leading European company offering rights of residence.
The construction work was completed ahead of schedule and so the new Hapimag city residence in Salzburg can open on 26 December this year instead of the date initially planned. “I am looking forward to the new challenge, we are currently in the middle of preparing for the opening and day-to-day business”, explains the future Resort Manager Christian Sampl.
Salzburg-born man takes on role of resort manager
After completing three years of training at the tourism school in Bischhofshofen (AT), Christian Sampl gained professional experience in the Austrian hotel and catering industry. Since 2005 he has been working for Hapimag in Spain, Italy, Austria and Switzerland in different areas. In July 2007 he completed the so-called “Trainee programme” – a three-year internal training and advanced training course for managers at Hapimag. Most recently Christian Sampl was a member of the SIHOT training staff at the Hapimag headquarters in Baar (CH).
The new Hapimag city residence in Salzburg
The new Hapimag city residence with 28 modern apartments is located at the heart of the baroque attractions in the Old Town of Salzburg. Hapimag members benefit from an exclusive pre-opening offer and enjoy a points-free stay from 26 December 2012 until 4 January 2013. The new residence opens for regular business on 4 January 2013, at which point the normal booking conditions apply.
The Hapimag company
Hapimag is a services company in the individual leisure and lifestyle sector and was founded in 1963. As the leading European company offering rights of residence, Hapimag provides over 141 000 members with access to an economically and ecologically sustainable platform with 57 addresses at top locations in 16 countries. Over 5300 apartments are available to members for their individual use, supplemented by gastronomy, wellness, cultural, service and infrastructure facilities at the individual locations. The company employs approximately 1400 people (full-time) and in 2011 generated an operating income of EUR 186 million. Hapimag is a joint-stock company according to Swiss law and is based in Baar/ZG (CH). www.hapimag.com