Joseph Bell was appointed travel industry sales manager at Four Seasons Resort Lanai. He will join a team effort in overseeing sales at both Four Seasons Resort Lanai and the under-renovation Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Koele. He most recently served as leisure sales manager for The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, California.
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Hawks Cay Resort, currently undergoing renovation, appointed Michael Connolly to director of national accounts. He will aid groups in creating successful meetings and events in New England, the Midwest and along the West Coast by establishing and fostering partnerships.
Viceroy Hotel Group named Ashley Gochnauer as general manager of Hotel Zelos San Francisco. She re-joins the company, having previously served as director of guest serves at Viceroy Santa Monica. Most recently, she was opening general manager of Kimpton Everly Hotel Hollywood.
Dream Hotel Group has announced Ryan Walker as vice president of e-commerce and digital strategy. His responsibilities will include overseeing all online sales and marketing initiatives for corporate and brand websites, and development and management of eCommerce initiatives across the company’s 18 international properties. He brings 15 years of experience driving performance through new and emerging technologies.
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Following 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Anthony Damiano was announced as general manager of The Time Nyack in New York. He previously was general manager of Hyatt House White Plains, where he was nominated for General Manager of the Year.
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