The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel appoints their new Director of Sales and Marketing position to Jesse Suglia – a knowledgeable and skilled leader with more than 15 years of experience in the industry.
NEW YORK (April 30, 2014) – The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel has recently appointed Jesse Suglia as Director of Sales and Marketing. Suglia joins the newly renovated hotel from Omni Hotels & Resorts, The Global Hotel Alliance and Kempinski Hotels, where he was Director of Travel Industry & International Sales and led the Global Hotel Alliance New York Sales Center. An experienced leader with more than 15 years working in the industry, with emphasis on group and leisure hotel travel segments, Suglia has held hotel sales positions in major cities including New York, Boston, Chicago and San Francisco.
Suglia’s prior roles at Omni Hotels & Resorts included Area Director of Sales & Marketing for the Northeast, Global Director Business Travel Sales and Business Travel Sales Manager. He also was Director of Hotel Sales at Kimpton Hotels.
Suglia earned a B.A. in Hotel Management from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and completed the Institute of Business Travel Management, Global Leadership Program at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
The largest Starwood Hotels & Resorts property in New York City, The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel is among leading Times Square hotels, having won 10 Meeting Industry Excellence Awards in 2013, making it the most-awarded New York City convention hotel.
About the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
Situated in the heart of Times Square, The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel offers a perfect combination of comfort, convenience and Manhattan style. With 1,781 newly renovated rooms, the hotel appeals to vacationers and business travelers alike, with amenities such as a welcoming Lobby Lounge and convenient Link Café, full fitness facility with state-of-the-art equipment, casual Hudson Market restaurant and Club Lounge with panoramic views of Manhattan. The hotel unveiled a $180 million top-to-bottom renovation in 2013, including a complete guest room redesign incorporating a sophisticated look with a contemporary touch and elegant feel. With 60,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including the Metropolitan Ballroom and the Manhattan Collaboration Center, the hotel is an ideal location for business meetings and functions for up to 3,700 guests.