Lesly Connolly joins Lansdowne resort team as National Sales Manager

Lansdowne Resort is pleased to announce the appointment of Lesly Connolly as National Sales Manager.

With more than 30 years of hospitality experience, she is a results-driven professional specializing in revenue-focused strategies and solutions designed to engage targets, capture opportunities, and increase profitability in the field of hospitality and corporate eventsConnolly joins the Resort most recently as Director of Sales and Marketing for the Doubletree by Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg.  Her hospitality experience also includes positions with well-known conference venues such as The National Conference Center, The Homestead, and Omni Bedford Springs, in addition to brands such as Hilton, Marriott, and IHG.

“We are so happy to welcome Lesly back to the Lansdowne Resort sales team” said Managing Director Kevin Carter. “She is well connected in the industry and we will look forward to the targeted business she will bring to the Resort.”

 Connolly is a 20-year resident of Leesburg, Virginia, MPI past president, and an avid supporter of the Loudoun County tourism community.

Related Posts

Preferred Hotel Group rebrands to Preferred Travel Group

Worldwide: Preferred Hotel Group, the parent company of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Beyond Green, PTG Consulting and others, has rebranded to Preferred Travel Group. The new corporate…

Consortium buys Portuguese investment manager ECS Capital

Portugal: Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP, Highgate and Kronos (the consortium) have acquired the Portuguese investment manager ECS Capital in an undisclosed deal. ECS Capital is a…

CEO Raffles and Orient Express appointed

US: Omer Acar has been named CEO of Raffles and Orient Express at Accor, effective 1 March 2023. Based in New York, Acar will report directly to…

DE&I – three key building blocks for your ESG strategy

Tea Colaianni, founder of WiHTL, highlights how diversity, equality and inclusion (DE&I) initiatives can support the ‘S’ in ESG strategies. Environmental, social and governance (ESG) has risen in importance…

Amal El Ansari has been appointed General Manager at Swissotel Al Ghurair in Dubai

Swissotel Al Ghurair and Swissotel Living Al Ghurair have appointed Amal El Ansari as the new general manager of the 620-room properties. She has been with Accor…

Using artificial intelligence to positively impact your hotel

Artificial Intelligence (AI) seems to be a buzzword in today’s information age. AI is all around us. It’s in our phones, it’s in our cars, and it’s…