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Jeff Wahl Named Director of Sales at the
Regent Palms in Turks and Caicos


May 2008 (Turks and Caicos) – A seasoned hospitality pro with over two decades of wide-ranging expertise in operations, group travel, meeting planning, sales and marketing, Jeff Wahl takes the helm as the Director of Sales at the award-winning Regent Palms in Turks and Caicos. Wahl will be responsible for sales efforts for the glamorous seaside resort, with a prime location on renowned Grace Bay Beach. The Regent Palms boasts a Condé Nast “Hot List” honoured spa, and recently earned the Robb Report Luxury Resort’s distinction as one of the 100 Best Places to stay in 2008. The Regent Palms Turks and Caicos is the Caribbean’s most desirable destination.
Previously, Wahl held a range of national and international hospitality sales positions, including Sales Manager for the Southeast/Southwest USA & Latin America with the Westin and Sheraton at Our Lucaya Beach & Golf Resort, a Starwood property on Grand Bahama Island; Vice President Sales & Marketing specializing in meeting and event planning with Michael P. Wasserman, Inc.; Director of Marketing for Miami Air International; and Sales Manager for the U.S. Southeast/mid-Atlantic and Hispanic Market for El San Juan Resort & Casino in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Immediately prior to joining The Regent Palms, Wahl was an Associate at Kirschner Realty International, a well-known real estate outfit in South Florida. 
Born and raised Lima, Peru, Wahl earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin American Studies from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He currently resides in Miami Beach, Florida. 
The Regent Palms 164 Luxury Rooms and Suites feature balconies or expansive terraces, including, marble floors, vaulted ceilings, and custom-made mahogany furnishings, and features include a $1.8 million serpentine infinity pool; Caribbean fusion cuisine at signature restaurant, Parallel23, where the acclaimed Executive Chef, Torsten Rumprecht, recently shared his talents at the world-renowned Mobil 5-Star, White Barn Inn Restaurant in Kennebunkport, ME, or the Plunge pool restaurant and bar.
About Regent Hotels & Resorts – Regent Hotels & Resorts is part of Carlson, a global leader in the hotel, restaurant, travel and marketing industries.  

Sarah Evans Thelen
(212) 255-6541

Also See: The Nikki Beach Brand Opening its First Full-service Resort in the Turks & Caicos Islands / March 2008
Opening July 2008, Seven Stars Resort Casts a Celestial Spell in the Turks & Caicos Islands / February 2008


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