News for the Hospitality Executive
Costa Mesa, Calif. (July 12, 2011) — The Hotel Hanford, Costa Mesa’s newest boutique hotel, has appointed Kevin Anawati to lead marketing and sales efforts that showcase the hotel’s new ambiance and amenities such as the Savoy Restaurant and Lounge and wine tasting salon.
“I am excited to be a part of The Hotel Hanford, which I believe without a doubt, captures the essence of Orange County’s style,” said Kevin Anawati. “Besides its convenient location in Costa Mesa, The Hotel Hanford offers a warm, intimate setting with sleek, modern style to inspire a feeling of well-being.”
Anawati will lead the sales and catering team. By mentoring, coaching and empowering his team, Anawati is confident that businesses and travelers will become familiar with The Hotel Hanford’s distinctive character. Anawati’s responsibilities will also include serving as a liaison between The Hotel Hanford and the surrounding communities of the South Coast Metro Area.
Prior to joining The Hotel Hanford, Anawati was director of sales for the Avalon Hotel in Beverly Hills where he booked many wrap-up and screening parties for major studios and entertainment companies. Over the last 15 years, Anawati has served in various sales and marketing leadership roles in high-end hotels throughout Southern California. After earning his bachelor’s of science in business administration—management from California State University, Long Beach, Anawati began his career in the hotel industry as a manager for the Laguna Brisas Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach.
About The Hotel Hanford
Since 2010, The Hotel Hanford has offered guests an unexpected boutique experience in the heart of Orange County, California. The Hotel Hanford infuses its intimate setting with sleek, modern style that stirs the senses and inspires a feeling of well-being. Ranked as the No. 1 Costa Mesa hotel on Trip Advisor, the property has 228 beautifully appointed guest rooms, six luxurious suites, over 6,000 square feet of meeting and event space for up to 300 guests, and welcomes pets. Visitors can relish the inventive cuisine at The Hotel Hanford’s Savoy Restaurant and Lounge, and sample California’s finest wines in the Wine Salon. Conveniently located mere minutes from John Wayne/Orange County Airport, South Coast Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, UC Irvine, The Orange County Fairgrounds, Disneyland, Disney’s California Adventure, Newport Beach, and Huntington Beach, The Hotel Hanford makes it easy to explore all the best that Orange County has to offer. For more information on The Hotel Hanford, call 1-877-Hanford, visit www.thehotelhanford.com, ‘like’ it on Facebook, or follow on Twitter @thehotelhanford.
Ryan C. Smith
12711 Newport Ave. Suite H
Tustin, CA 92780