7 New Smart Moves in Fiji and the USA


Esther Barbosa

Barbosa is director of sales and marketing for Pestana Park Avenue in New York City. She has led sales teams at various properties, and most recently was director of sales and marketing for DoubleTree Times Square West in New York City.

Meghan Mongelluzzo

Mongelluzzo, who held her first general manager role at age 24, is general manager for Hampton Inn Pittsburgh Monroeville. Before this, she opened Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh-Technology Center as general manager. Prior to moving to Pittsburgh, she was general manager of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Altoona in Pennsylvania.

Logan Miller

Miller is general manager of Nanuku, Auberge Resorts Collection in Pacific Harbor, Fiji. He most recently served as director of operations for Calistoga Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection in Napa, California. A Fiji native, Miller began his hospitality career in Sydney after graduating from Blue Mountains Hotel School there. His first stint was a one-year manager training program at Four Seasons Sydney. Miller later moved to the United States, where he began working at Amangani Resort in Jackson, Wyoming, as guest services manager.

Carlos Rojas

Hyatt Regency Boston appointed Rojas director of sales. Recently, he worked as director of sales, marketing and events at Andaz West Hollywood in California; he’s also worked as director of sales and marketing for Andaz Savannah in Georgia. His career with Hyatt began in 2002, when he began working as executive housekeeper at Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor. Rojas later transferred into sales, where he worked his way up into the position he now holds.

Alecia Beebe

Beebe is sales manager of Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio. After receiving her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing from University of Kentucky, Beebe headed to San Antonio in 2017. Her career in hospitality started when she began working at Tex’s Sports Bar at Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio, where she was later promoted to guest service agent.

Megan Pierce

Pierce is director of group sales for The Curtis in Denver. She previously worked as associate director of sales for Embassy Suites in Denver, where she held several other leadership roles in the catering services and group sales departments.

Tomiko Burroughs

Burroughs is director of sales and marketing for Sagamore Pendry Baltimore. She previously worked as area director of sales and marketing for Kimpton Hotels. She has held leadership positions in sales and marketing for multiple properties, including Savoy Suites Hotel, Carlyle Suites Hotel, Fairmont Hotel, Hilton Arlington and Renaissance Washington, all in Washington D.C., as well as O’Callaghan Hotel in Annapolis, Maryland.