AccorHotels signs Serena Williams as brand ambassador for Australian Open 2018

AccorHotels named Serena Williams as its official ambassador for Australian Open for the third year.

Williams said: “I am thrilled to return as AccorHotels' official ambassador for the 2018 Australian Open. I love staying with AccorHotels because they make me feel like family and I can rest and recover in comfort and style.”

Michael Issenberg, chief executive officer, AccorHotels Asia Pacific said: “As one of the most celebrated athletes of all time, Serena is the perfect ambassador for AccorHotels for the Australian Open and we are thrilled that she has signed on with us again.

“Serena clearly embodies excellence and determination that are core values for our Group, she is truly an inspiration to our teams, our guests and tennis fans the world over."

As part of the partnership with Australian Open, AccorHotels also host the Australian Open 2018 Official Player Party.