Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center Announces New Staff for the New Year

Welcome two new sales members to the Detroit Marriott team

Jan 05, 2012, 14:10 ET from Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

DETROIT, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Welcome the newcomers to the sales team at Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. The hotel in downtown Detroit is excited to start the new year with fresh faces and fresh ideas at the hotel.

Among the newcomers is Hayley Wertz who has joined the Detroit Renaissance Center hotel as senior sales executive and will be focusing on the corporate market. Ms. Wertz joins the Detroit Marriott team from serving the southern region as the sales office senior project manager supporting the Sales Transformation project teams. Prior to this position, Ms. Wertz held numerous leadership positions in the Detroit area, including associate market director of sales and sales director at the Great Lakes Regional Sales Office. She has 18 years of tenure with Marriott.

Also joining the team is Kristin Kays, a talented and well-educated sales manager offering more than nine years of practical and progressive career experience spanning sales, event planning, customer service, account management and more. Ms. Kays' most recent positions include the catering sales executive at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center and the catering sales manager at The Townsend Hotel. At the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Ms. Kays will serve as the destination sales executive, coordinating site visits and pulling through corporate and association group business.

About Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

Soaring 73 floors above the Detroit River, the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center is an ideally located in the GM Renaissance Center, which provides convenient access to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. The Detroit People Mover public transportation system enables guests to visit top attractions that surround the downtown Detroit, MI, hotel. Floor-to-ceiling windows and dramatic views highlight Detroit hotel rooms, while a reinvented downtown Detroit, Michigan, hotel lobby boasts functional seating and business-friendly amenities in a trendy setting. Delight in the urban ambiance of forty-two degrees north for breakfast or enjoy lunch, dinner or evening cocktails in Volt. Certified by the Michigan Green Meetings Council, the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit hotel is a premier green destination.

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