MERRILLVILLE, Ind., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- White Lodging is pleased to announce that the 2010 Sales Team of the Year Award goes to the team at the Westin Austin at The Domain. Bob Stewart Regional Vice President of Sales at White Lodging presented the award at the company's General Manager Conference held in March 2011 at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis.
In commenting on the award, Stewart said, "The Westin sales team received the recognition for several reasons including a high RevPAR (revenue per available room) index, a consistently high occupancy rate, participation in various Starwood training programs, and for the impressive fact that it had record breaking group room nights on the books when they opened 14 months ago."
Headed up by Alison Berg, Director of Sales, the sales team at the 341-room property is comprised of Trish Hooker, Senior Sales Manager; Rene M. Rice, Senior Catering Sales Manager; Staci Cockrell, Corporate Sales Manager; Nancy Van Bramer, Senior Sales Manager; and Mona Lisa Brock, Catering Sales Manager.
The first Westin Hotel to open in Austin, the Westin Austin at The Domain is part of the city's new prestigious lifestyle center, which has a variety of upscale retailers, boutiques, restaurants and entertainment.
White Lodging Services Corporation was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Indiana. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development, and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid- to large-scale hotels across the country. Their current portfolio consists of over 155 hotels in 18 states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group, and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.
For more information about White Lodging, please visit www.whitelodging.com or call 219-472-2900.
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