El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels and Azul Hotels by Karisma, a collection of Gourmet Inclusive properties located throughout the Riviera Maya, Mexico, recently announced the appointment of Luis A. Mendez as director of meetings and incentives.
With more than 20 years of experience in sales and marketing within the hospitality industry, Mendez will focus on increasing group business through innovative strategies, initiatives and promotions.
“We are thrilled to welcome Luis to our team and look forward to leveraging his extensive experience and successes driving group business,” said Mandy Chomat, vice president of sales and marketing for Premier Worldwide Marketing, the exclusive worldwide representatives for El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels and Azul Hotels by Karisma, in a written statement. “We are eager for Luis to begin developing and implementing new partnerships and promotions that will drive business and strengthen our reputation as a leading provider of group vacations and meetings.”
Mendez joins El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels and Azul Hotels with 20 years of sales and marketing experience in the corporate, leisure, and groups markets. Most recently, Mendez led the Puerto Rico Convention Bureau’s mainland sales efforts after holding the position of director of sales and marketing for the Intercontinental San Juan Resort & Casino.