The Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa has appointed Steven DeFelice to the position of director of sales and marketing for the New Mexico hotel. He will be responsible for managing the resorts marketing and sales efforts including advertising, brand management, sales, promotions and public relations. DeFelice will also be tasked with achieving revenue goals and financial performance for the resort.
“The Hyatt Regency Tamaya is pleased to welcome Steven to our management team. His 25 years of experience in hotel sales and marketing will help the resort to accomplish its marketing objectives and reach out to prospective guests,” said Jerry Westenhaver, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa.
DeFelice comes to the Hyatt Regency Tamaya with more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. He most recently worked at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on the Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas, where he was the director of sales and marketing for five years. He has also worked for Marriott International for 19 years including the New Orleans Marriott, the Marriott’s Southwestern Desert Resorts in Phoenix, Marriott’s Grand Hotel in Point Clear, Ala., and the Marriott River Center/Riverwalk in San Antonio.