(Macao, February 27, 2012) – Sands China Ltd. is pleased to announce today the promotions of Ms. Melina Leong to Vice President of Public Relations and Community Affairs; and Ms. Jacqueline Wu to Vice President of Events and Special Projects, Sands Cotai Central. Ms. Leong is currently the company’s Vice President of Community Relations, overseeing corporate social responsibility and community affairs. As of March 1, 2012, Ms. Leong will be tasked with additional responsibilities in media relations, further enhancing the company’s communication with all constituencies. Ms. Leong is a Macau native and has been with Sands China for over six years. Prior to joining the company, Ms. Leong oversaw corporate communications for various local companies such as CTM and Macau International Airport.
Ms. Wu is the company’s current Vice President of Public Relations, and will transition to leading the Events and Special Projects team in a dedicated effort to promote the largest property of the Sands China portfolio. Ms Wu joined the company in 2010 and brings over 15 years of experience in marketing and corporate communication. “Melina and Jacqueline are both very important assets to the company, and both possess very strong experience in their respective areas. I am pleased that the company’s growth has provided opportunity for executives to grow into larger roles” said Mr. Edward Tracy, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sands China Ltd. “Melina is an excellent example of the company’s commitment in developing local talent and demonstrates the span of career opportunities Sands China Ltd. can offer.”
Photo caption: Sands China Ltd. announced two executive promotions Monday. Effective March 1, Ms. Melina Leong (left) will be the new Vice President of Public Relations and Community Affairs and Ms. Jacqueline Wu (right) is the new Vice President of Events and Special Projects, Sands Cotai Central.
About Sands China Ltd.
Sands China Ltd. (HKSE: 1928, Sands China or Company) is a subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), and a listed company on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Sands China is the largest operator of integrated resorts in Macao. The Company owns and operates THE VENETIAN® Macao-Resort-Hotel, THE PLAZA™ Macao and SANDS® COTAI CENTRAL at the COTAI STRIP® development and SANDS® Macao Hotel on the Macao peninsula. The Company’s integrated resorts contain a diversified mix of leisure and business attractions and transportation operations, including large meeting and convention facilities, a wide range of restaurants, shopping malls, world-class entertainment at the CotaiArena™ and high-speed CotaiJet™ ferry service between Hong Kong and Macao. The Company’s property development projects on Cotai have the goal of transforming Cotai into Asia’s premier entertainment and business destination. For more information, please visit www.sandschinaltd.com.