Yosua Tanuwiria leaves Tauzia Hotel for marketing role with Kawan Lama Retail

Yosua Tanuwiria, corporate communications and social media manager of Tauzia Hotel Management is taking on a new role as experienced integrated marketer Kawan Lama Retail.

He will be responsible for leading the social media communications for brands such as ACE Hardware, Informa, Chatime, Toys Kingdom, Pet Kingdom, CupBop, Pendopo and Bike Colony. In addition, he will also take part in defining the digital transformation for the company.

Tanuwiria was with Tauzia for over two years where he was tasked to handle annual marketing plan for various hotel brands (from budget to premium) and optimise the hotel's pre-opening and operating annual marketing plans. He was also in charge of the creative communication output from 50 hotels throughout Indonesia and driving the force for conceptual brainstorming for new product, brand advertising guidelines.

According to his LinkedIn, he was leading integrated marketing communications audit and consultation for the entire network. Marketing Interactive has reached out to Tauzia Hotel Management for comment.

Prior to the role with Tauzia he was with Starwood Hotels as digital marketing communications manager and worked with Leo Burnett as a copywriter. He has also held stints at Carlson Marketing and Octovate Consulting Group.