Chicago based meetings and incentives management firm, Bucom International, welcomes 25-year Hospitality Industry veteran Scott Andryk to its management team as Director of Business Development. Scott will use his sales leadership experience in the industry to tap into key growth markets and expand Bucom's global presence.
Christine M. Klein
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) today announced the appointment of Christine M. Klein to serve as Vice President of Meetings and Events. In this position, Ms. Klein will lead NDIA’s best-in-class meetings and events department that brings together industry stakeholders, academia and government officials to encourage ongoing collaboration that provides forwardthinking solutions to address current and future challenges in defense and national security.
Longtime PCMA member Murray Ryan has joined the Hiltons of Washington sales team; based in the Midwest. Ryan was most recently with the Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Brad Barnett has been appointed SVP of sales and marketing at HRI Lodging in New Orleans - LA, USA. In this position, Barnett lends his experience in sales, distribution channel management, revenue management and marketing in upscale and midscale lifestyle hotel companies.
Russell Loughland has been appointed director of sales and marketing at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Al Faisaliah Hotel and Hotel Al Khozama have appointed Russell Loughland as its new director of sales and marketing.
Stephanie Barnes has been appointed Director of Sales at Marriott Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The 175-room Marriott Port-au-Prince, the premier address for business and leisure hospitality in Haiti’s capital as well as the country’s newest hotel, has named Stephanie Barnes as its new Director of Sales.
Jon Chocklett has been appointed Director of Sales and Marketing at Sagamore Pendry Baltimore - MD, USA. Chocklett joins the Pendry team with over 18 years of experience within luxury hotel sales and marketing. Most recently, Chocklett held the position of director of marketing at the Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, where he led a team of 26 for the 395 room hotel.
Madeline Hotel and Residences in Telluride, Colorado is pleased to announce that John Carter will join the AAA Four Diamond resort, as the new Director of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Carter brings a wealth of luxury hospitality experience to his new position.
COMO Hotels and Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Ron Cusiter as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Ron is based at the company’s head-office on Orange Grove Road in Singapore and will lead the group’s global marketing and sales strategy.
John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced that Stephanie McClure has joined the company as the new director of sales at JQH’s Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel located north of downtown Dallas. With 18 years of hospitality experience, including with Marriott brands and primarily based in Texas, McClure will oversee the sales and marketing team of this TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame hotel.
Carolyn Bordonaro has been appointed Director of Sales at Hotel Saranac in Saranac Lake - NY, USA. Roedel Companies has announced Carolyn Bordonaro as Director of Sales for the Hotel Saranac. Bordonaro has extensive experience in the hospitality industry, including the Adirondacks.