Westin New York Grand Central Names New DoS/M
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NEW YORK—Maureen O’Brien has been appointed director of sales & marketing at The Westin New York Grand Central.
With more than 25 years of sales and hospitality experience, O’Brien most recently served as the VP of business development at Accommodations International (API). Prior positions include area director of sales & marketing at the Millennium Broadway, New York; regional director of sales & marketing for Raffles Hotels and Resorts, New York; group sales manager for the Crowne Plaza Manhattan; and rooms manager at the Marriott Copley, Boston.
O’Brien is currently participating in the Wharton Global Leadership Professional Program and has been a guest lecturer at Cornell University since 2006. She graduated from New Hampshire College.
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