Award-winning travel specialist PR consultancy, LOTUS, has been appointed by Shaner Ciocco  as their PR representative in both the UK and Germany, with immediate effect. LOTUS will manage media and influencer outreach for the Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa and Grand Universe Lucca Autograph Collection.

Shaner Ciocco   is a growing hospitality company with a property portfolio currently centralised in the Tuscany region of Italy.   

LOTUS’ communications strategy will relaunch Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort and Grand Universe Lucca to the UK and German markets through a proactive PR campaign which aims to increase brand awareness and drive visitation, throughout the year and especially during the summer season. The account will be led by LOTUS’ Head of Business Development, Hollie Thomson, supported by Senior Account Manager, Marta Moya.

Georges Midleje, Regional Managing Director for Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa and Grand Universe Lucca AutographCollection says:  "We are excited to have LOTUS as our new PR partner in the UK and Germany. With its excellent reputation within the hospitality industry, extensive travel contacts and a creative approach to public relations, LOTUS is the perfect ally to help us drive brand awareness in both markets."

Jules Ugo, CEO of LOTUS says: “LOTUS is proud to work with some of the world’s favourite destinations and celebrated properties and Shaner Ciocco‘s portfolio is a complementary addition to our client list. Our team has unrivalled hotel positioning experience and strong local knowledge and will execute a robust, multi-market PR plan.”


About Grand Universe Lucca, Autograph Collection

Known as the city of a hundred and one churches, Lucca is set in the heart of Tuscany and Lucca offers a unique perspective on Tuscany’s rich historic and culinary cultures. Overlooking two of the most beautiful piazzas in Lucca, the hotel’s location is perfect for discovering the stunning city. Previously a Palazzo during the Renaissance, Grand Universe Lucca has 55-guestrooms and nine unique suites. https://www.granduniverselucca.com

About Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa

Nestled in picturesque Barga in the heart of the Apennine Mountains, the Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa lets guests experience all that Italy has to offer with luxurious accommodation. This historic resort features 180 classically styled rooms, a full-service beauty spa, indoor and outdoor pools and an upscale restaurant featuring regional and international cuisine. The property, surrounded by particularly rich vegetation, is only one hour from the beautiful vibrant cities of Lucca, Pisa, and Florence.https://www.marriott.it/hotels/travel/lcvbr-renaissance-tuscany-il-ciocco-resort-and-spa/


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