“We are excited to welcome Stephanie to our sales team, as she brings extensive experience rooted in luxury sales, and an understanding of the West Coast market said Caroline MacDonald, Chief Marketing Officer, Auberge Resorts Collection
Mill Valley, California (PRWEB) February 01, 2016
Auberge Resorts Collection, owner and operator of boutique luxury hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs, announced today that Stephanie De Ortiz has joined the company as National Sales Director for the Western region.
In this role, De Ortiz will oversee sales in the western U.S. for the leisure and travel industry segments, with a focus on expanding the company’s reach and exposure in key metropolitan markets, including Los Angeles, San Diego, Dallas and Houston. She will be based in the company’s Los Angeles national sales office.
“We are excited to welcome Stephanie to our sales team, as she brings extensive experience rooted in luxury sales, and an understanding of the West Coast market that will make her a valuable addition,” said Caroline MacDonald, Chief Marketing Officer, Auberge Resorts Collection. “With Stephanie’s solid travel industry background and connections with top agents, she will be integral to the growth of our sales presence and the Auberge brand portfolio.”
De Ortiz joins Auberge Resorts Collection from The Leading Hotels of the World, where as a senior sales manager, she was responsible for high-impact leisure and entertainment sales in the Southern California market and led sales trips representing the collection of more than 430 hotels. Prior to Leading Hotels of the World, De Ortiz was director of sales at Kerry Club/Kerry Hotels where she represented 50 boutique three- and four-star properties and was responsible for increasing entertainment, corporate and leisure markets. Her previous luxury hospitality experience includes Sunset Marquis Hotel & Villas, where she focused on guest relations, public relations and represented the property at the Cannes, France MIPCOM booth.
De Ortiz is an alumna of Santa Monica College, where she studied general education with a focus on French language.
About Auberge Resorts Collection
Auberge Resorts Collection owns and operates a portfolio of exceptional hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs under two distinct brands: Auberge Hotels and Resorts, timeless luxury properties acclaimed for their intimate, understated elegance, and VieVage Hotels and Resorts, a new lifestyle brand that brings together contemporary themes of design, community and wellness in a fresh, active and social environment. While Auberge nurtures the individuality of each property, all share a crafted approach to luxury that is expressed through captivating design, exceptional cuisine and spas, and gracious yet unobtrusive service. Properties in the Auberge Resorts Collection include: Auberge du Soleil and Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley, Calif.; Esperanza, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Hotel Jerome, Aspen, Colo.; Malliouhana, Anguilla; Nanuku, Fiji; The Auberge Residences at Element 52, Telluride, Colo.; Hacienda AltaGracia, Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica; VieVage, Napa Valley; VieVage, Los Cabos; and Auberge Beach Residences and Spa Fort Lauderdale, with several others in development. For more information about Auberge Resorts Collection, please visit http://www.aubergeresorts.com/. Follow Auberge Resorts Collection on Facebook at facebook.com/AubergeResorts and on Twitter at @AubergeResorts.