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  Debra Harris Named Director of Sales at
Chateau Avalon, Kansas City, Kansas
Kansas City, Kan., [April 11, 2006] --- Yogi Hutsen, President & CEO of Seattle-based Coastal Hotel Group, today announced that Debra Harris has been named director of sales at Chateau Avalon, a 62-room luxury hotel located in the Village West district in Kansas City, Kan., near Cabela’s, Nebraska Furniture Mart and Kansas Speedway.
Harris began her career at Kansas City’s Playboy Club and most recently was director of sales at the Comfort Suites hotel in Olathe, Kan.  Her tenure in hospitality sales and marketing included assignments in her hometown of Kansas City at the Westin Crown Center and the Hyatt Regency Crown Center.  She also served in sales and food and beverage positions in Oklahoma and in Dallas at the acclaimed Mansion on Turtle Creek.
Chateau Avalon is owned by Beaumont Enterprises of Shawnee, Kan.  For reservations contact Chateau Avalon at (913) 596-6000 or online at
Coastal Hotel Group, a privately held, Seattle-based full-service hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns and lodges, manages the hotel.  Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler.  The Coastal collection includes such unique properties as Salish Lodge & Spa outside Seattle, among the World’s Best on the Conde Nast Traveler 2005 Gold List, and the Spindrift Inn in Monterey, named a Readers’ Favorite by Departures magazine.  For more information, visit or call 888-782-9244.

Ed Schwitzky
(520) 405-6227

Roger Brown
Chateau Avalon
(913) 566-9600

Also See: Coastal Hotel Group Names Roger Brown General Manager of Chateau Avalon in Kansas City, Kansas / December 2005
Coastal Hotel Group Selected to Manage the 62-room Chateau Avalon, Kansas City, Kansas / September 2005


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