The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C., has appointed Elfa Cleofe as Director of Sales and Marketing for The Ritz-Carlton Bangalore, India. In her capacity, Cleofe will be heading the sales, catering, revenue, PR and marketing divisions of the hotel. Cleofe has been in the hospitality industry for over 20 years. Prior to this, she opened The St. Regis Lhasa Resort. Prior that, she worked at the Four Seasons Hotels in Tokyo, New York and Philadelphia and the Ritz-Carlton Hotels in New York and Washington D.C. where she gained extensive experience in international luxury hotel brands.