Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide has promoted Alice Harrington-Caravell to vice president of global corporate sales. She replaces Mary Casey, who was named senior vice president of sales for North America. Harrinton-Caravello previously headed the company’s global corporate accounts team as managing director, strategic accounts. She will be responsible for overall global corporate account strategy.
The San Diego Tourism Authority recently rehired Lynn Whitehead as a national sales director in its Citywide Sales Division. Whitehead is based in the Authority's Washington D.C. office and is responsible for citywide association accounts in the Washington D.C. market for San Diego.
A 23-year veteran of the hospitality industry, Whitehead worked for 17 years as a national sales director for San Diego's Citywide Sales team through July 2012. Her most recent position was director of national accounts at the Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau before returning back to San Diego.