After several weeks of selection, the names of the Disneyland Paris Ambassadors 2015/2016 were unveiled today. On the occasion of such a beautiful and poignant ceremony that brought together former Ambassadors and the four semifinalists, Romina and Sonia will have the privilege to succeed to Jonathan Rabeute and Antonella Giallombardo.
During the next two years, Romina and Sonia will represent the resort and all its Cast Members. Meet them now !
Romina Grochow (1st receptionist – Castle Club)
Born in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, Romina came to Disneyland Paris in 2005, just after obtention of her high school diploma, for a few months’ experience. She began by working in Merchandise team at Disney Village and continued in 2007 at the Disneyland Hotel reception to “deepen her skills in customer relations” and be closer to the theme parks. To continue her studies, she then returned to Germany for three-years of coursework in translation. Since 2012, she is working in the Castle Club. She was awarded as the third best receptionist in France in 2013. At 28, Romina explains that “it is the complicity between the Cast Members and especially the fact of representing the values and legacy of Walt Disney” which motivated to run for the position of Disneyland Paris Ambassador. This precious attention will now accompany her for the next two years. .
Sonia Demay (Product Manager – Product Development Department)
Native of Trinidad and Tobago and 40 years old, Sonia is the mother of three children. After studying foreign languages and communication, Sonia started her career in 2004 at The Walt Disney Company, before joining Disneyland Paris in 2008 as Product Manager at Product Development Department. With her team, she is in charge of product development of stationery, phone accessories and media items. For the Disney’s Halloween Festival, she was “particularly pride to contribute in producing the new line, Pop the Villains”. Committed to the values of sharing and diversity dear to Walt Disney, she wants to turn forward them during his mission.