Montauk, NY – Maggie Mojica has been appointed Director of Sales and Marketing for Gurney’s Resorts’ properties in Montauk, New York including Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa and Gurney’s Star Island Resort & Marina. The luxury Montauk resorts feature preeminent guest accommodations, unique dining concepts and an array of private spaces for leisure and business stays centered around the water. Situated just six miles apart, Gurney’s Montauk and Gurney’s Star Island offer the best of both waters with unparalleled locations on the Atlantic Ocean and Lake Montauk.
A seasoned hospitality professional with experience rooted in New York, Maggie is a dynamic leader who utilizes creativity, teamwork and leadership skills to design and execute solutions that create customer loyalty and value. In her new role with Gurney’s Resorts, Maggie will lead the Department of Sales and Marketing and be responsible for driving group and core sales, creating relationships, promoting brand strategies and creating the best experience for all guests of the Montauk properties.
“I am thrilled to be joining Gurney’s Resorts’ dedicated team to bring unforgettable experiences to our resort guests all year round,” said Mojica. “Montauk is an important market for the brand, being home to the original Gurney’s on the beach as well as the newest resort addition. The team did an incredible job launching Gurney’s Star Island in May 2019, which successfully introduced a new type of setting on the marina, while simultaneously maintaining momentum for Gurney’s Montauk. I am looking forward to bringing my strong sales, events and revenue management skills to further elevate the brands growth.”
Maggie has held a variety of positions where she has gained exceptional experience in the luxury hospitality arena; she comes to Gurney’s Resorts from St. Regis New York where she served as the Director of Sales. In this role, she was responsible for the growth and development of the international sales team. Prior to her tenure at St. Regis New York, Maggie served as the Director of Sales of The Waldorf Astoria New York, where she and her team consistently exceeded revenue goals by a minimum of 25 percent each quarter and gained exceptional insight into the luxury hospitality arena. Earlier in her career, she also worked as the Director of Northeast Sales for El Conquistador Resort & Spa in Puerto Rico and as the Convention Services Manager at The New York Marriott Marquis in New York.
“Maggie brings a wealth of industry experience to her new role at Gurney’s Resorts in Montauk,” said George Filopoulos, Owner of Gurney’s Resorts. “The opening of Gurney’s Star Island was a testament to the growth of our brand, and we look forward to working with Maggie to continue delivering an unparalleled resort lifestyle that appeals to resort guests, visitors and locals alike at both properties.”