Juan J. Garcia
The National Conference Center in Leesburg Virginia appointed Juan J. Garcia executive director of sales. Garcia will be charged with leading National’s 14-person professional sales team as it continues to break sales records by working with corporate, association, government and military learning professionals. His experience spans more than 30 years of growing sales in competitive hotel markets. His most recent position was the director of sales and marketing at Hilton Arlington in Virginia.
Palace Hotel San Francisco appointed Angie Clifton hotel manager. Angie is tasked with ensuring the day-to-day operations run smoothly. Clifton brings more than two decades of experience in the hotel industry to the table. Her most recent position was director of operations, The Westin Georgetown, Washington D.C.
Terry Sanders has been appointed chief development officer for the Americas at Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. Sanders will be based out of Minneapolis and will report to Ken Greene, president of Americas. He will be charged with leading development and growth strategies in the region. He will also manage strategic investments for the portfolio and spearhead merger and acquisition activity to drive portfolio growth. Previously, Sanders held the position of senior broker at Avison Young in Dallas.
Limelight Hotel Snowmass, which is slated to open November 2018, appointed Lindsay Cagley as general manager. Cagley will be responsible for managing all hotel employees as well as overseeing all strategies and operations. Previously, Cagley was the director of sales and marketing for Limelight Hotels.