Se San Diego Hotel, a 184-room luxury hotel located in downtown San Diego, has added Joe Velasquez to its executive team. Velasquez has been named director of sales and marketing for the property.
A 21-year veteran of the hotel and hospitality industry, he will manage all sales and marketing initiatives for the property and will oversee group business reservations for its 20,000 square feet of event space, including the Grand Ballroom and seven conference rooms.
Most recently, Velasquez was director of sales and marketing at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort, where he oversaw marketing, sales and public relations efforts. Previously, he was the director of sales at the Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz., and director of sales and marketing at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort.