SARASOTA, Fla. (APRIL 2023) – The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, a distinguished resort located on the central Gulf coast of Florida and acknowledged because the top-rated 5-star property and luxurious landmark within the space, has lately expanded its government gross sales group with the appointment of two new Senior Gross sales Managers. Diann Flanders will oversee Catering gross sales, whereas Jennifer Hanna will handle Group gross sales. The resort is delighted to welcome them to its group.
A hospitality skilled with greater than 25 years of expertise, Diann Flanders involves The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota from Prime Holidays, the place she served as Regional Gross sales Supervisor for eight luxurious boutique motels in southwest Florida. Earlier roles embrace Director of Vendor Growth on the Nationwide Unbiased Vehicle Sellers Affiliation and Government Assembly Planner / Normal Supervisor at Leedom and Associates LLC, the place she organized greater than 100 applications per 12 months. As Senior Gross sales Supervisor, Catering, Flanders will mix her intensive expertise in gross sales and occasion planning along with her distinctive data of meals and wine, to raise The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota’s wedding ceremony market.
Jennifer Hanna joins The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota from Marriott IndyPlace, the place she served as Market Director of Catering Gross sales for a number of years. Hanna beforehand spent three years with Le Meridien Indianapolis and Azul Hospitality Group as Director of Gross sales and Advertising. Previous to this, she served as Senior Gross sales Supervisor at JW Marriott Indianapolis, specializing in native company clients and enterprise vacationers. As Senior Gross sales Supervisor, Group, Hanna will use her considerable gross sales expertise to determine and goal teams that may generate enterprise for the resort.
“Each Diann and Jennifer are highly effective additions to the chief gross sales group at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota,” mentioned the property’s Normal Supervisor, Rajesh Khubchandani. “We stay up for the contemporary concepts and power that they’ll deliver to their new roles.”
For extra info or reservations, please go to http://www.ritzcarlton.com/sarasota and to obtain Diann and Jennifer’s headshots, please go to: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/i9pby6q0cpoveji/AAA40WILWkNQ5-Y1iQ_2TW7Ua?dl=0
About The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota
A luxurious landmark on Florida’s central Gulf coast, The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota is conveniently positioned close to the town middle overlooking Sarasota Bay, simply minutes from premier arts venues, nature sanctuaries, distinctive procuring, fishing, and watersports. Named one of many High Golf Resorts within the World by Condé Nast Traveler, this vacation spot resort can be dwelling to The Ritz- Carlton Spa, Sarasota, named the No. 3 Spa within the U.S. and Canada by the readers of Journey + Leisure journal. Along with a Gulf-front Seashore Membership, Tom Fazio-designed Golf Membership, Spa and Wellness Heart, youngsters’s recreation applications and 276 visitor rooms with Ritz-Carlton Membership Stage lodging, The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota affords 291 Residences and a personal nation club-style Membership.