MERRILLVILLE, Ind., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Marriott International recently awarded White Lodging several sales and management awards.
The prestigious Revenue Management Special Team Achievement award was given to the Western Region's revenue management team for its demonstration of innovation, communication strategies, community involvement and for its embracing and leading change initiatives.
Also in the Western Region, the Revenue Management of the Year Award went to Patrick Dougherty, Director of Market Strategy, at the Indianapolis cluster of properties. These hotels are the J.W. Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, the Marriott and the Residence Inn by Marriott.
White Lodging's two Renaissance properties took home a total of three awards. The Renaissance Ft. Lauderdale/Plantation won the Global Sales Award for Event Management Team of the Year. At the 157-room Renaissance Hotel in Boulder, Damon Bell, Director of Sales and Marketing at the hotel, was named Western Region Property Sales Leader of the Year – Full Service, and the property received the One Team Driving Results award.
The Western Region Property Sales Team of the Year- Extended Stay award went to the team at the Residence Inn by Marriott in Phoenix. This 129 all-suite property is located north of downtown Phoenix in Happy Valley.
"I am so proud of the individuals and teams of people that won these awards," said Dave Sibley, President/CEO of Hotel Management Services. "They deserve this type of recognition, and they are to be congratulated and thanked for enhancing the White Lodging brand."
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 154 hotels in 17 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.
SOURCE White Lodging Services Corporation