Benchmark Hospitality Names New Sales & Marketing Director

HOUSTON—Benchmark Hospitality International has named Joseph M. DeMille, Sr. as its director of sales & marketing for The Chattanoogan, a property located in Chattanooga, TN.

Joseph DeMille has held senior sales and marketing positions for the past 15 years of his career. He most recently was the director of sales & marketing for Turnberry Isle Miami, where he led a team of 36 professionals. He previously served as regional director of sales & marketing for Dolce Hotels & Resorts, with primary responsibility for the company’s Atlanta Peachtree property and oversight responsibilities for six executive conference centers.

DeMille is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. He is the recipient of numerous sales production awards and serves on the board of the Society of Collegiate Travel & Expense Management, in addition to his active membership in the Professional Convention Management Association and the Global Business Travel Association. He is relocating to Chattanooga.