Sonesta International Hotels Corporation has named Susie Podratsky, CMP as Global Account Director. In this role Susie will join the growing global sales team for Sonesta and will be responsible for overseeing group sales from the Southeast region.
“Susie has the experience and expertise to help us to develop the Southeast region and to grow our presence with key customers within the region,” said Carol Bullock, Sonesta’s Vice President of Sales. “Susie brings to Sonesta a wealth of senior sales experience that will add important depth to our global team. She will capitalize on our reputation for operating unique, high quality hotels and resorts worldwide to form strategic customer partnerships and to develop group business for Sonesta.”
Susie brings to Sonesta more than 30 years of experience in the lodging industry, having held senior sales management positions with Doral, Starwood, Sheraton and most recently as Managing Director of Sales – Southern Region of Hilton Worldwide. She has been involved in all aspects of hotel sales, both for hotels and management companies. Susie is an active member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI).