Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 29, 2012
For Immediate Release
Having honed his skills in sales and marketing for the hospitality industry over the past 17 years, John Laclé will now serve as General Manager of the AAA 4- Star Diamond, Hilton Bentley Hotel & Beach Club.
Earning a bachelor’s degree in hospitality from Florida State University and a Masters in International Business Administration from University of Miami, Laclé has worked with many top hospitality brands such as Hyatt Regency, LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort, Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, as well as many other Hilton properties. Laclé has been involved with the Hilton over 9 years and most recently served as Area Director of Sales and Marketing for the Hilton Bentley. Having risen through the ranks from front desk supervisor to Sales and Marketing Director, Laclé has a proven track record of outstanding results.
Laclé’s expertise in sales and marketing has earned him much recognition for his hard work and commitment to excellence. In 2005, Laclé received the Hilton’s Chairman Recognition Award for Excellence in Sales, and in 2006, he received the President’s Recognition Award. Laclé consistently exceeded sales goals and improved year-over-year RevPar Index at the Hilton Bentley. In 2010, the Hilton Bentley received national exposure from the televised show, “Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami” on E! Entertainment Network, which hosted the reality duo throughout filming. In that same year, Laclé received the Manager of the Year Award for Hilton Bentley, which was recently followed by AAA’s recognition of the Hilton Bentley as Four Diamond property. Laclé continues to move forward in his career, taking with him the prestige in the hospitality industry that he has earned over the years. John’s dynamic leadership and commitment to excellence is expected to bring even further success to the Hilton Bentley Hotel & Beach Club
ABOUT HILTON BENTLEY: The Hilton brand’s South Beach outpost, Hilton Bentley Hotel and Beach Club offers travelers a luxurious beachfront oasis situated at the southern-most tip of Ocean Drive in the exclusive “South of Fifth” enclave. Guests are footsteps away from Miami’s most sought after restaurants and nightlife. For visitors looking to vacation within the hotel, the amenity-rich Hilton Bentley is a one-stop-shop for entertainment including celebrity chef Douglas Rodriguez’s restaurant De Rodriguez Cuba on Ocean, Myles Chefetz’s Prime Italian, the Bentley Beach Club, and the Zen Sanctuary Spa 101. Designed by the famed Architectonica design team and appointed with handcrafted European furnishings, this all-suite property is the definition of opulence with modern upscale services. It’s no wonder the Hilton Bentley is a favorite destination among celebrities, locals and visitors alike.
101 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 | 305.938.4600
From: Hilton Bentley Hotel and Beach Club
101 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, Fl. 33139
Contact: James Goll, 917-626-4769