A highly-skilled hospitality professional, Hudson brings a wealth of experience to the role, having joined Marriott International for the first time in 2005 as director of food and beverage at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa. He has gone on to become one the company's most highly-regarded executives.
Having moved to Southeast Asia to take up senior roles at Marriott hotels in Manila and Bangkok, Hudson achieved his first general manager's role in 2013 at Marriott Executive Apartments Sathorn Vista, Bangkok. A successful spell as general manager of the Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Pangyo saw Hudson win the ‘Asia Pacific General Manager of the Year - Select Service’ and ‘Global Courtyard Diamond General Manager of the Year’ awards in 2016.
Most recently, Daryn was general manager of The Stones Hotel - Legian Bali, Autograph Collection, where he succeeded in improving overall performance, and re-positioning the hotel in the Bali market.