• Sarah Becker announced Associate Director of Sales of Kimpton Solamar Hotel

     
    POSTED March 21, 2019
     

    Photo courtesy Kimpton Solamar Hotel

    Photo courtesy Kimpton Solamar Hotel

Kimpton Solamar Hotel has promoted Sarah Becker to associate director of sales. Becker was the group sales manager of Kimpton Solamar since 2016 and worked to secure new group and corporate business, maintain client relationships and increase customer appreciation. In her new position, Becker will be responsible for business development, training and mentoring the sales team, creating and implementing new revenue plans, leading and executing sales strategies and bringing in new business. 

“Sarah is a strategic forward-thinker and has a strong dedication to providing memorable guest experiences at our stunning downtown property. I’ve always been impressed with Sarah’s drive, sales prowess and contagious positive outlook and look forward to watching her grow in her new role," says Katie Connor, director of sales and marketing at Kimpton Solamar. 

Becker has served various sales roles at Embassy Suites San Diego Bay Downtown and Residence Inn & SpringHill Suites by Marriott. She has a bachelor's degree in hospitality and tourism management from San Diego State University. 

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to kassidy.tarala@tigeroak.com.

 

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to kassidy.tarala@tigeroak.com.

Kristin Duncan was recently appointed general manager of The Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel.

 

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to kassidy.tarala@tigeroak.com.

Michael Botha was recently appointed regional director of revenue management for BENCHMARK.

1. What are you looking forward to the most in your new role?