New Orleans Marriott Announces New Director of Sales and Marketing

Scott Jernstrom brings 30 years of experience in operations, marketing, sales, catering and convention services in the hospitality and commercial real estate industry

Oct 15, 2012, 11:10 ET from New Orleans Marriott

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New Orleans Marriott, a premier French Quarter hotel, is pleased to announce Scott Jernstrom as its new director of sales and marketing. With optimal experience in the hospitality sector, Jernstrom is committed to exemplifying Marriott core values and contributing to the hotel's overall success.

Exceptional service and commitment to guest satisfaction are long-standing cornerstones of the Marriott brand. Jernstrom understands the significance of these ideals. His most recent role was an asset manager at Bethesda Marriott. His efforts resulted in substantial improvement in profits and overall operational performance. He spent significant time with Wardman Park Marriott in Washington, D.C. as director of corporate group sales and director of catering and convention services and served as director of sales at Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. In addition, Jernstrom acquired vast experience in hospitality consulting with a focus on improving sales effectiveness and results.

Jernstrom holds a B.S. in hotel management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA, as well as an Associate's Degree from the College of Culinary Arts at Johnson and Wales College in Providence, RI.

Since his arrival at the New Orleans hotel in July, Jernstrom has been working hard to create a guest-centered, results-driven atmosphere.

About New Orleans Marriott
Experience New Orleans Marriott, a majestic hotel ideally situated in the French Quarter and just steps from Bourbon Street, the convention center and other iconic attractions. These New Orleans accommodations offer guests a hospitable atmosphere ideal for business and leisure travelers alike. Unwind in one of 1,300 spacious hotel rooms or suites, or stay on the tastefully decorated Concierge level, combining modern decor with pleasing amenities. Explore a variety of conveniences including a fully equipped fitness center and the award-winning 5 Fifty 5 restaurant, serving savory regional cuisine in an exceptional environment unique from other New Orleans restaurants. From large corporate gatherings to intimate events, this dynamic hotel boasts more than 80,000 square feet of innovative meeting space. Book your next trip to the Big Easy at New Orleans Marriott, a superior hotel that combines contemporary amenities with classic Southern hospitality.

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