Pritchard has been promoted to director of sales and marketing at Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio. For eight years, he was the director of group sales at Hilton Palacio. During the past 17 years, Pritchard has held numerous leadership roles.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC has appointed Cardone as general manager. In his most recent position, he served as hotel manager at Hilton Orlando. He has held positions ranging from director of catering services to director of room operations.
Atrium Hospitality named Cahill the new general manager of Hilton Long Beach in California. She brings 25 years of experience to her new role, 12 of which have been spent in the Los Angeles area. Most recently, Cahill served as general manager of Embassy Suites by Hilton Irvine Orange County Airport.
Mary O’ Donnell
After four years serving as general manager, Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort promoted O’Donnell to managing director. She has served in various positions in the hospitality industry, including catering, meetings and events, and sales.
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Markis has been appointed general manager of Marriot Irvine Spectrum in California. She joined Marriott International in 2017 as resident manager of Marriot Anaheim. She has held management positions at various other hotels, such as Sheraton and Hyatt Place, serving in her first general manager position at the age of 21.
Kirisits has been appointed general manager of Embassy Suites by Hilton Secaucus Meadowlands in New Jersey. Before this appointment, Kirisits served as general manager of Wyndham Atlanta Galleria. She’s held positions spanning from executive housekeeper at Waldorf Astoria New York to director of rooms at The Beverley Hilton in California.
Waldorf Astoria in Buckhead Atlanta appointed Hing as general manager. He brings 27 years of hospitality expertise. Prior to this, Hing served as general manager of Waldorf Astoria Park City in Utah for more than seven years. Before he became a part of Waldorf Astortia, he served as general manager at The Ritz-Carlton Club, Aspen Highlands in Colorado.