Hampton Inn BWI Airport Appoints Director of Sales

Jul 15, 2009, 13:48 ET from Hampton Inn BWI Airport

LINTHICUM, Md., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hampton Inn BWI Airport, Baltimore Maryland announces the appointment of PeggySue Harrell as Director of Sales. The hotel has 182 well-appointed Make It Hampton guest rooms, and is located only 1.5 miles away from one of the country's busiest airports, and just minutes from historic downtown Baltimore. The Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) is one of the fastest growing airports in the United States with over 15 major airline carriers. The Hampton Inn BWI / Baltimore offers complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, as well as complimentary shuttle service to and from both the airport and Port of Maryland cruise-port.

Ms. Harrell has over 11 years experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining Vista Host and the Hampton Inn BWI / Baltimore, PeggySue served as Director of Sales and Catering at various select service, full service, convention and resort properties in the Midwest and East Coast regions.

The National Association of Professional and Executive Women named PeggySue Harrell, Director of Sales and Catering for the Hampton Inn BWI Airport / Baltimore, Maryland, "Woman of the Year-2009" in Hospitality. Only one woman from each industry is named "Woman of the Year", and each honoree is selected from thousands of women in their field. PeggySue was chosen based on outstanding accomplishments, leadership, and service, and she will nationally represent the hospitality industry in the "Women of Excellence" Registry.

"The Hampton Inn BWI / Baltimore is located in an exciting, fast-paced market of both corporate and leisure travelers. I am proud to be a part of a hotel team that represents such a high standard of customer service to all of our Guests," stated PeggySue.

About the Hampton Inn BWI Airport

The Hampton Inn Baltimore-Washington International Airport provides complimentary shuttle service 24 hours a day to and from the airport, the MARC and Amtrak railways, and the Light Rail. The Marc and Amtrak trains are just 3 miles from the hotel and are a convenient way to travel to and from Washington D.C. The Light Rail located at the airport provides travelers transportation to and from Downtown Baltimore and points north. The Hampton Inn Baltimore-Washington International Airport Hotel is located at the center of the BWI's Business District with over 350 offices, government facilities, and manufacturing firms such as NSA, Ciena, Northrop Grumman, Telespectrum, Aerospace Corporation, TRW, Harris Corporation, JJ Haines, PPG Industries, and Noise Cancellation Technologies.

Whether you're traveling on business or pleasure, this convenient property will provide you with the utmost in friendly service, superior facilities, and warm hospitality. Our close proximity to the airport makes us an excellent choice for out of town wedding guests.

Hampton Inn and Hampton Inn & Suites have been awarded the "Highest Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Priced Hotels with Limited Service" by J.D. Power and Associates and named "Best Mid-Priced Hotel Chain (Without Food and Beverage)" by Business Travel News. You may obtain further information regarding Hampton hotels at hamptoninn.com.

About Vista Host

Founded in 1977 by Michael Harrell, Vista Host is a nationally recognized management company committed to achieving superior results in operating hotels from their ability to blend the science of hotel management with the art of hospitality. Vista Host serves owners and investors of upscale limited feature brands such as Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Homewood Suites, Marriott Residence Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Hawthorn Suites, AmeriSuites, Holiday Inn Express, and Comfort Suites. Visit www.vistahost.com for additional information and contacts.

SOURCE Hampton Inn BWI Airport