News for the Hospitality Executive
Benchmark Names John Hines Director
of Sales & Marketing for
The Heldrich Hotel and Conference Center,
New Brunswick, New Jersey
The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, July 2010 … Benchmark Hospitality International, a leading US-based hospitality management company, has named John Hines director of sales & marketing for The Heldrich Hotel and Conference Center, located in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Mike Taylor, Benchmark’s general manager at The Heldrich, made the announcement.
"John has been a key sales leader in every role he has attained at our property and within our company,” said Mr. Taylor. “This was highlighted when he received Benchmark’s highest sales honor as Sales Executive of the Year. We congratulate him on this well-deserved promotion and look forward to his leadership of our sales team at The Heldrich.”
Previously, John Hines was director of sales for The Heldrich, a position he was appointed to in 2006 during the property’s pre-opening phase. Mr. Hines also served as senior sales manager for Benchmark Hospitality International.
Hines has worked in corporate and conference center sales positions for most of his hospitality career, and within New Jersey and New York, where he has established key sales contacts and important market knowledge. He has been previously honored at the national level as Sales Executive of the Year and has also been recognized at the property level as Leader of the Quarter.
Mr. Hines earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Providence College located in Rhode Island. He resides with his family in the Delaware River Valley in Yardley, Pennsylvania.
About The Heldrich Hotel and Conference Center
The Heldrich is located in the cultural heart of New Jersey in New Brunswick. The property is situated at 10 Livingston Avenue across from the city’s famed Theatre Row, just west of important US Route 1 and four blocks from the News Brunswick Train Station (serving the Northeast Corridor: Boston-New York-Philadelphia-Washington, DC) and close to Exit 9 of the NJ Turnpike. It is 45 minutes outside New York City and has rail service to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). The Heldrich features a state-of-the-art conference center with 17 meetings rooms, a 248-guestroom luxury hotel, Christopher’s Restaurant, serving freshly prepared specialties created in an exhibition kitchen to delight even the discriminating palate, Christopher’s Bar, and the elegant Livingston Ballroom, ideal for social and corporate gatherings. For more information on The Heldrich, call 732-729-4670 or visit www.theheldrich.com. The Heldrich is operated by Benchmark Hospitality International.
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