as Director of Sales, North America
|Miami, January 4, 2006 – Barceló Hotels & Resorts today
announced the appointment of Anthony G. Stone as Director of Sales.
He joins Fiona Taylor, Linda Finley and Rick McCauley as Barceló
continues to enhance its North American sales and marketing team.
In this position, Mr. Stone will be an integral part of the Barceló
sales and marketing team that serves the travel industry trade representing
Barceló Hotels & Resorts that are located throughout Latin America
and the Caribbean. Mr. Stone is headquartered in Cleveland, OH and
can be reached at: email@example.com.
Mr. Stone’s appointment comes in conjunction with the December 23rd opening of the five-star Barceló Maya Tropical Beach & Colonial Beach hotels. These two new luxury hotels join the existing two properties to comprise the largest all-inclusive beachfront resort and conference center on Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The Company also recently acquired the La Jolla de Mismaloya Hotel in Puerto Vallarta. In addition, Barceló Hotels and Resorts is placing a growing emphasis on marketing its Punta Cana, Dominican Republic resort to US travelers.
Mr. Stone brings more than 20 years of hospitality industry sales experience.
He joins Barceló from Occidental Hotels & Resorts where he was
National Director of Tour and Travel Sales. Prior to that position,
Mr. Stone was Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Marc Resorts,
HI, and Director of Sales for Astor Hotels and Resorts, HI. He has
also held executive positions with Regal Travel, and United Airlines.
Mr. Stone is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a B.S. in
Barceló Hotels and Resorts is among the world’s top 30 largest
hospitality and travel companies. Barceló was established
in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, in 1931 first as a transportation company,
and then as a hotel and travel company. It is a family owned, privately
held hospitality company renowned for more than 70 years of service excellence
and innovative spirit in the tourism industry.
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|Kimpton's Acquisition Fund Acquires First Property, the Former Radisson Barcelo Hotel in Washington D.C.; Hotel Will Receive $32 million Renovation to Transform to Hotel Palomar / July 2005|