Lizeth Jaramillo Joins Royal Sonesta Houston as Catering Manager

HOUSTON, TX – July 2014 – Lizeth Jaramillo has been appointed to the position of Catering Manager at the recently renovated Royal Sonesta Houston.  In this role, Jaramillo is integral to the planning and execution of business and social events at the landmark, 485-room property, which features 50,000 square feet of premium function space – the largest offering of its kind in the sought after Galleria/Uptown area.   Prior to joining the Royal Sonesta Houston, Jaramillo was the Sales Manager at the Hilton Houston Westchase, where she focused on events at acclaimed Rio Ranch Steakhouse.   From 2011 until 2013, Jaramillo was employed by Hyatt Corporation.  She joined the company through their prestigious management training program.  After a several month rotation though a variety of departments, including Human Resources, Front Office, Reservations and Sales & Catering, Jaramillo was awarded a full-time position as Assistant Food & Beverage Manager.  Soon after, she was promoted to the Assistant Banquet Manager at Hyatt Regency Greenwich in Old Greenwich, CT.   A graduate of University of Houston’s Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, Jaramillo began her hospitality career as a student.  After five years working in a number of capacities at The St. Regis Houston, she secured a Room Operation Supervisor role at the Hilton University of Houston.   About Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston The 485-room Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston is an AAA Four-Diamond-rated, full-service hotel located in the heart of the Galleria area, an upscale business, shopping, dining and entertainment district in Uptown.  The modern, 23-story property offers 50,000 square feet of function space, several dining options, a swimming pool and 24-hour fitness facility.  Steps away from The Galleria mall and Post Oak Boulevard, it is also situated in close proximity to downtown, Highland Village, Memorial Park, Greenway Plaza, the museum and theater districts and Texas Medical Center.  Reservations are available by calling 617.315.9100; toll free at 800.SONESTA or online at   # # #

The 485-room Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston is AAA approved Four Diamond full service hotel located in the area of the Houston Galleria. The hotel offers 24-hour fitness center, roof top swimming pool, and 50,000 square feet of meeting space. The hotel offers a spectacular location within walking distance of the Houston Galleria. The hotel is a convenient home from which to explore the nearby attractions, professional sporting events, and exciting dining and nightlife the city of Houston and the hotel’s uptown neighborhood has to offer.

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