Andrejic is the general manager of The Elizabeth Hotel in Fort Collins, Colorado. The Serbian native has experience in a variety of leadership positions, including Park Hyatt Washington, D.C., and Kimpton Donovan Hotel in Washington, D.C. Most recently, he served as general manager of Kimpton Rouge Hotel in Washington, D.C.
JW Marriot Chicago has named Schollinger director of sales and marketing. In his most recent position, he served for six years as director of sales and marketing at Westin Chicago River North. Prior to that, he held various roles in sales and marketing at other properties, including The Talbott Hotel in Chicago, Sheraton Chicago and Sheraton Suites Chicago Elk Grove.
Forshag has been named executive director of sales at Golden Nugget Casino Resort in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He comes from serving the role as the director of sales and marketing of NOPSI Hotel, New Orleans. In Forshag’s 30 years of hotel sales experience in New Orleans, he’s held several leadership positions with properties, including Intercontinental New Orleans, HRI Lodging, Sheraton Hotel New Orleans and Fairmont Hotel New Orleans.
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Bertka is the director of Waco Convention Center and Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau. With him he brings an incredible amount of experience with various tourism agencies, including Visit Indianapolis, Hawaii Visitors Bureau, Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp., VisitGreenvilleSC and Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Schmied is the general manager of AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown in Michigan. In Schmied’s most recent position, he served as beverage director at Whisk Gourmet Food and Catering in Miami. After holding numerous roles in operations at JW Marriott Hotel Miami, he made the transition to operations manager on the opening team at Hotel Beaux Arts Miami.
With a relationship spanning 14 years, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has appointed Arnhold as managing director of Rosewood Inn of the Ansazi in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Most recently, he served as hotel manager of Rosewood Mayakoba in Riviera Maya, Mexico, where he opened two restaurant concepts, Agave Azul Sushi & Tequila Bar as well as La Ceiba Garden and Kitchen. Prior to his tenure with Rosewood, Arnhold was in charge of the food and beverage programs at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The director of sales and marketing role has been filled by Raudenbush at The Curtis-a DoubleTree by Hilton in Denver. Her career in hospitality sales began at Kimpton Hotel Palomar in San Diego, where she ascended from business development manager to associate director of sales. She was most recently the director of sales and marketing at Kimpton Shorebreak Resort in Huntington Beach, California.