Loews Names Reid Director of National Sales, Midwest
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NEW YORK— Loews Hotels & Resorts appointed Mary Reid executive director of national accounts for the Midwestern region.
She will focus on building long-term relationships with Midwest corporate and association accounts for the brand’s entire portfolio.
"Loews Hotels is strengthening our Midwestern presence with the addition of the Loews Chicago, scheduled for opening in the first quarter of 2015, and it is crucial we continue to have seasoned sales leadership in this pivotal marketplace," stated David Wiener, SVPsales, Loews Hotels & Resorts.
Prior to joining Loews Hotels, Reid was the director of regional sales, Midwest, for KSL Resorts. An experienced hospitality veteran, she has represented a number of properties and brands, including The Ritz-Carlton Co., Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, Sonesta and Swissotel Hotels & Resorts.
Loews Hotels & Resorts owns and/or operates 19 hotels and resorts in the United States and Canada, including the newly acquired Loews Madison Hotel in Washington. DC, and the Loews Boston Hotel at Berkeley and Stuart Sts.
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