ENGLEWOOD, CO—Destination Hotels has promoted André Fournier to the position of EVP, sales and marketing.
In his new role, Fournier will focus on portfolio expansion and continue to drive revenue performance for Destination. He joined the company as director of sales and marketing at Vail Cascade and continued to drive Destination Hotels’ property-level sales and marketing efforts in other significant assets. According to the company, he quickly developed a competency in repositioning chain hotels as successful independent hotels, which has been a lever of growth for Destination.
“With a 19-year history at Destination Hotels, Fournier has been a leader at the company, strengthening its property-based sales and marketing teams; providing strategic direction for increased cross-brand sales capabilities; and developing key staff,” stated Jamie Sabatier, president and COO at Destination Hotels. “With André’s strong leadership and various major contributions, we have set record years in new business and company revenues and look forward to this continued growth.”