for Danfords on the Sound
Woodlands (Houston), Texas, May 2006 - Benchmark Hospitality International
has formally announced the appointment of Nicole Ferrer as director of
sales & marketing for the 86-guestroom Danfords on the Sound, located
in Port Jefferson, Long Island, New York. Stewart Weiner, general manager,
made the announcement. This represents a reappointment for Ms. Ferrer,
who for four years held the same role at the property when it was under
"Nicole is a first-rate hospitality professional and has done a superb job in her role as director of sales & marketing," stated Mr. Weiner. "This reappointment is well deserved and I'm thrilled she is part of our executive team here at Danfords on the Sound!"
Nicole Ferrer has been an active member of the sales department at Danfords
on the Sound since 1998, previously serving as catering sales manager before
being promoted to director of sales & marketing. During her tenure
at the property, she has been the recipient of numerous awards under the
previous management company, including Director of Sales & Marketing
of the Year in 2004, the Andy Pucciarelli Director of Sales & Marketing
Award for 2004, the Director of Sales & Marketing Achievement Award
in 2002, and the Sales Associate of the Year Award for 2000.
Danfords on the Sound is situated in the heart of historic Port Jefferson, New York, on Long Island Sound. Just one hour from Manhattan and with direct ferry access to Bridgeport, Connecticut, the elegant property features 86 guestrooms and suites, 25-East American Bistro restaurant with seasonal alfresco dining, and the Aqua nightclub. The property's original building dates to the early 1800s and was converted into a lodge in 1986. Danfords on the Sound exudes a New England-style ambiance and is accented with exquisite antiques and accessories. Ten meeting and banquet rooms are available for corporate and social gatherings, accommodate up to 200 guests, and offer the most current meeting technology. Complimentary WiFi access is available to guests. The adjacent marina provides 75 slips and accommodates yachts up to 160 feet in length. For more information, visit www.danfords.com.
Benchmark Hospitality International, an independent hospitality management company based in The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, operates resorts, conference centers, hotels and condominium resorts both domestically and internationally. For locations of Benchmark Hospitality properties and for additional information, visit Benchmark's Website at www.benchmarkhospitality.com.
|Benchmark Hospitality International
The Woodlands (Houston), Texas
|Also See:||Benchmark Appoints Stewart Weiner GM for Danfords on the Sound, Area Manager for Montauk Yacht Club & Marina / January 2006|
|Benchmark Hospitality Assumes Management of Two Historic Long Island Properties - Danfords on the Sound and Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina / December 2005|