Curriculum Vitae

Alan W. Johnson, C.H.A, has been an international professional hotelier for more than forty years. His field of work has covered three continents and more than ten countries.

Professional Accomplishments:

  • • Managed and directed Hoteliers International Corporation for more than 30 Years.
  • • Is widely experienced an an expert in all areas of the tourism and hospitality industry.
  • • Has operated more than thirty hotels in the USA, Thailand, South Korea, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Cairns, and Port Douglas, as well as several hotels in other Australian states.
  • • Has won numerous awards over the years for his contributions to the tourism and hospitality industry in Australia and other countries.


Ramada Chain's President's Award -Ramada Plaza Hotel, West Hollywood,

Ramada's Chain's Pinnacle Award -Ramada Plaza Hotel, West Hollywood,

Ramada Inn of the Year, Ramada West Hollywood - Ramada Corporation

Tourism Award
Develop Victoria - Australia

Grand Award - Sales Brochures
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Accommodation Section
National Tourism Awards

Accommodation - National
National Tourism Awards

Gold Plate Award
Best 4 Star Restaurant

Restaurant Award
Chaine des Rotisseurs

Gold Plate Award
Best Restaurant

A La Carte Restaurant
American Express Award

Outstanding Contribution to the Accommodation Industry
Herald & Weekly Times Award

Special Awards Presented to Alan Johnson

Tourism and Travel Award
Los Angeles - USA

Creative Business Award
West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Sales & Management Association - International Division

Advertising Award for Excellence
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Certificate of Excellence
Outstanding Sales Promotion Material
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Advertising Award for Excellence - Brochures
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Special Commendation
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Grand Award - In-house Merchandising Material
Hotel Sales & Management Association

Best Advertising Material
Dawson's Award - Annual Advertising Awards

City of West Hollywood Commendation
"Australia Week"
"G'Day LA"

Personal Interests & Affiliations

Personal Accomplishments:

  • • Has had a long-standing involvement with the Victoria Racing Club over the past 30 years as well as having been a major sponsor.
  • • Owner of the Caulfield Cup winner, "How Now" and has raced many other horses including, "Dancer's Joy", "Palace Gossip", and "High Society".
  • • Is a strong supporter of the Victoria Country Racing Council and the Mid-week Country Premiership.
  • • Alan Johnson is a former President and Director of the North Melbourne Football Club and has been involved with the Kangaroos for more than 40 years.

CHAIRMAN 1990-1992
GANDFINALS 1975,1977,1996,1999


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