Portland, August 7, 2011 – Coast Hospitality, LLC announced today that Leslie Caldwell has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing for The Benson Hotel, a Coast Hotel - Portland.
extensive experience in all aspects of hospitality sales and marketing
management, as well as her ability to generate revenue and increase
profitability were key to her selection for this position.
knowledge of hospitality and guest satisfaction will complement The
Hotel’s commitment to maintaining the highest levels of customer
the industry. Combined, this will further The Benson Hotel’s 98-year
the premier hotel in the Portland market”, said Ronald W. Gladney,
Manager of The Benson Hotel.
successes include Director of Group Sales for Mount Bachelor Village
Bend, Oregon; Owner of Hospitality Business Solutions, a business
consultancy based in Oregon; Director of Sales and Marketing for Ocean
Resort in Seaside, Oregon; as well as sales and marketing leadership
both Doubletree and Hyatt hotel and resort properties in destinations
About The Benson
Established in 1913,
the historic Benson Hotel is a Four-Diamond property featuring
Swedish Sleep System beds. The Hotel has 287 guestrooms and suites,
state-of-the-art exercise facilities, 24-hour room service, catering
and meeting space accommodating up to 600 people. The Benson Hotel is
operated through Coast Hotels, a Western North American regional chain
hotels and resorts reputed for their quality and value. Additional
about the Hotel and its award-winning restaurant,The London Grill, can
obtained through the Hotel’s website at www.bensonhotel.com.
About Coast Hotels
Coast is a privately held, Seattle-based
hospitality management company and the master franchisor for Coast
Resorts in the United States. Coast Hotels & Resorts features over
premier hotels located in five western states and Western Provinces of
Coast properties offer distinctive character and charm in each of their