Concept Amenities adds 3 positions27 Aug, 2010 Hotel and Motel Management
Melbourne, AU--Concept Amenities has added three new positions to its U.S team.
Michael Kelley named National Accounts Manager
Based in Chicago, Kelley brings more than 20 years of distribution experience – and six years serving the hospitality industry specifically – to his position. A graduate of Winona State University and Trinity International University, Kelley began his career as a sales representative for Grainger Industrial Supply.
Kelley cultivated his hospitality expertise as National Account Management for American Hotel Register Company where he was responsible for managing corporate relationships that included Carlson, AmericInn and other hotel brands and management groups.
Kelley’s responsibilities include developing guest amenity programs for national hotel chains, as well as independent hotels and resorts throughout the Midwest and Canada.
Kelly McGuire named East Coast Sales & Special Accounts Manager
A graduate of Binghamton University, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, McGuire is a 15-veteran in the hospitality industry which began with a major footwear company. McGuire found her passion for personal care amenities, working as a distribution manager and national accounts director for U.S.-based Marietta Corporation.
Based in New York, McGuire’s primary responsibility in her new position is to support Concept Amenities’ working with both new and existing distribution partners and Hotel properties throughout the East Coast region.
Darleen DeLisle tapped as VP of Marketing & Communications for North America and Europe
Based in Hollywood, Florida, Darleen DeLisle, who has served Concept Amenities as East Coast Sales Manager since May 2007, brings a wealth of marketing experience to her new executive position, having managed advertising, promotional and public relations campaigns for firms as diverse as First Marketing Company, Jet Aviation and BABOR Cosmetics.
Complementing her expertise of the hospitality industry, DeLisle is an active member of numerous organizations including the Hospitality Group, Procurement Professionals, The Sales Association, WIN: Women in the Industry and Hotel Advisory Services Worldwide, among others. DeLisle reports to Global Director of Marketing & Communications, Steve Duggan, at Concept Amenities in Melbourne, AU.
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