DALLAS, Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The iconic Hotel Crescent Court – a 220-room luxury hotel capturing the heartbeat of Dallas' vibrant Uptown – proudly announces the appointment of Saun Lightbourne as Director of Sales and Marketing for the Lone Star landmark. In this role, Lightbourne will lead all marketing strategies and sales initiatives to drive business, brand awareness and revenue for the property and private club.
"We're proud to welcome Saun to Hotel Crescent Court as it begins a new chapter in its 30-year heritage with the upcoming $30 million renovation," said Andrew Davidson, General Manager of Hotel Crescent Court. "His background in a variety of dynamic destinations and distinct roles, combined with his energy and passion for creating exceptional experiences, makes him a great fit for our team."
Bringing more than 20 years of industry experience to Hotel Crescent Court, Lightbourne most recently served as a Corporate, Independent Sales and Marketing Taskforce for HEI Hotels & Resorts, where he oversaw business development and strategy implementation. Prior to that position, the Florida native held executive-level roles for various hospitality brands, from Baha Mar Mega Resorts to Menin Group Hotels, as well as properties including Mayfair Hotel & Spa and Clift, a Morgan's Original. Most notably, Lightbourne spent nearly 10 years spearheading sales and marketing initiatives for two luxury Miami hotels, Eden Roc Renaissance Resort & Spa and South Beach Marriott Hotel – hosting multiple A-list celebrity events. In addition to his impressive resume of achievements, the University of Central Florida alumnus is a Certified Hospitality Sales Professional and Certified Meeting Planner.
Situated in the heart of Uptown Dallas within the flourishing Crescent complex lies Hotel Crescent Court, a Lone Star landmark mirroring its stylish surroundings – steps from the bustling Dallas Arts District with easy access to shopping, dining and entertainment. Within the storied walls of its French-Renaissance façade, the 220-room luxury hotel welcomes guests home with warm, anticipatory service and gracious Texas hospitality. Six innovative dining outlets satisfy guests' culinary cravings, from the world-renowned Nobu featuring delectable Japanese fare to the glass-enclosed Conservatory overlooking courtyard gardens. With an immersive 22,000 sq. ft. spa and fitness center, as well as the members-only Crescent Club, Hotel Crescent Court echoes the exclusivity of a country club with sophisticated amenities, including a sparkling outdoor swimming pool, 17 event spaces encompassing 23,320 sq. ft. and specially-curated programs celebrating the community through unique and indigenous experiences.
For more information, please visit www.crescentcourt.com or call 214-871-3200.
Anna Peterson • 850.668.2222
The Zimmerman Agency
SOURCE Hotel Crescent Court