FAIRFAX, Va., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Barcelo Hotels & Resorts today announced the appointment of Scott Fields as Director of Meeting & Incentive Sales for the Northern CA and the Pacific Northwest Region of the USA and Canada. Headquartered in California, Mr. Fields will oversee meeting and incentive sales for Northern California, the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada. Mr. Fields joins the North American team of sales and incentive specialists who support the meeting and incentive business for Barcelo's portfolio of worldwide hotels and resorts.
Mr. Fields brings more than 25 years of sales and marketing management experience to his new position. Most recently he was the Director of Group Sales for the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel, CA. He has also served at a variety of hotels and resorts in sales management positions including the La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, CA.
"Scott is a result driven sales leader with expert experience in serving the incentive and meetings market," said Vicki Denfeld, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Barcelo Crestline Corporation. "We look forward to his experience and knowledge in serving Barcelo's growing number of group clients in North America," added Denfeld. Mr. Fields can be reached at Scott.Fields@barcelocrestline.com
About Barcelo Hotels & Resorts
Barcelo Hotels & Resorts is among the world's top 25 largest hospitality and travel companies. Barcelo was established in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, in 1931, first as a transportation provider and then as a hotel and travel company. The family-owned, privately held company has been world-renowned for more than 75 years for its excellence in service and its innovation within the tourism industry.
The hotel company owns or manages more than 180 properties in 17 countries. Barcelo's hotels and resorts are found in key destinations and cities throughout Europe, North America, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. The company offers a large variety of hotels and resort types to accommodate all travelers, from budget-minded to upscale guests seeking luxurious accommodations. Barcelo specializes in all-inclusive resorts that make vacation planning both convenient and affordable, offering one upfront, all-encompassing price. For more information or reservations, visit http://www.barcelo.com.
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