Ed’s promotion to Vice President of Business Development for Meetings.com will lead efforts to expand business booked via this brand
West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 22, 2015
HotelPlanner.com, the largest online producer of group hotel bookings, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ed Gillis to Vice President of Business Development for Meetings.com. Since 2010, Mr. Gillis’ leadership qualities have made him a significant contributor involved with the company’s growth as both a Regional Product Director and then being promoted to the Western Regional Vice President for HotelPlanner. Ed’s expertise in the hotel industry began in 1999 working in top level positions at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Sahara Hotel & Casino, Grand Hyatt Las Vegas at the Cosmopolitan Resort & Casino, Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, and Wynn Las Vegas.
“Ed Gillis showcases strong skills as a market leader and has done a great job overseeing our business operations in Las Vegas and the Western USA,” stated Tim Hentschel, CEO of HotelPlanner.com. “Ed’s promotion to Vice President of Business Development for Meetings.com will lead efforts to expand business booked via this brand,” continued Tim Hentschel.
Mr. Gillis will be leading a sales team focused on developing new business for the Meetings.com brand. "Ed will focus on the business to business segment centered on group and individual hotel bookings,” stated Mr. Hentschel.
About HotelPlanner & Meetings.com
HotelPlanner.com provides online services to the global group hotel market. The company’s service ensures the lowest rates by allowing customers to receive quotes online directly from hotel group sales managers. HotelPlanner allows customers to book hotels for business meetings, conferences, conventions, family reunions, weddings, extended stays, tours, military reunions, church events, and group travels. The company also provides mobile applications for booking group hotel reservations. The company owns and operates Meetings.com, a site that provides information and booking services for group, meeting, and individual hotel stays for the corporate and business to business enterprises. Founded in 2002, the company has offices in in West Palm Beach, FL (USA Headquarters), Las Vegas, Nevada, London, England, (European Headquarters) and Hong Kong (Asia Headquarters).
For more information, please contact Bruce Rosenberg, Chief Operating Officer, at (818) 661-0244 or via email at Bruce.Rosenberg@hotelplanner.com.