for the Montelucia, a Solis Resort & Spa
in Paradise Valley, Arizona
ATLANTA, Oct. 13, 2005 - Solis Hotels and Resorts, a new luxury hotel and resort brand based here, has named 20-year hotel industry veteran Frank Ashmore as Director of Sales & Marketing for its flagship resort, Montelucia, a Solis Resort & Spa set in Paradise Valley, Arizona (Phoenix/Scottsdale area). The Solis brand was created in response to discerning guests' quest for comfortable and enlightened experiences.
"Frank brings a distinguished record of achievement to our organization," said Horst Schulze, president and CEO of Solis Hotels and Resorts. "Frank's experience and leadership will ensure Montelucia's successful introduction to the community, as well as guests and owners from around the world. We aim to establish a world-class sales organization and set the highest standards for our Solis brand, the properties carrying our name, and company."
Ashmore will oversee Montelucia's sales, marketing, advertising and public relations after spending more than 16 years with the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC, where he earned the Director of Sales and Marketing of the Year award in 2004, along with several other honors throughout his career. Ashmore is known for his creativity and support of local charitable organizations.
"The opportunity to work with industry icon Horst Schulze once again was a compelling proposition for me," Ashmore said. "Mr. Schulze has a strong vision and deep sense of passion to provide the greatest experiences for luxury travelers. The competitive spirit of our entire team is heightened by the world-class resort under development at Montelucia. I am committed to making Montelucia one of the world's premier resorts. Under Solis' strong leadership, Montelucia will be a unique resort poised to become an Arizona favorite among discerning guests and residents."
About Montelucia, a Solis Resort & Spa
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