IRVING, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Huntington Hotel Group and Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham® Overland Park announced that Julie Nilsen, director of sales, has been named Salesperson of the Year for 2012 by Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham® extended-stay hotel chain. The award was presented to Nilsen at Wyndham Hotel Group’s recent Global Conference in Las Vegas.
“Julie is a fantastic employee who is extremely driven and steadfast in building and maintaining our customer base”
Nilsen was awarded the honor as a result of her consistent and positive sales results developing and maintaining solid client relationships to help drive business.
“Julie is a fantastic employee who is extremely driven and steadfast in building and maintaining our customer base,” explained hotel general manager, Stephani Bordner. “Her willingness to consistently anticipate and satisfy the needs of guests and community members and drive business to our hotel is remarkable. We are proud to have Julie on our team.”
The hotel, located at 11400 College Blvd. in Overland Park, Kansas, offers a central location for both the business and leisure traveler. Conveniently located in the heart of the prestigious Overland Park, Kansas, business corridor, the Hawthorn Suites is only minutes to dozens of area businesses and corporate headquarters, including the Sprint Campus, the Overland Park Convention Center and 1.5 miles to Kansas City’s premier business address, Corporate Woods, home to several Fortune 500 companies. They offer five meeting rooms from 200 square feet to 900 square feet to meet the needs of groups from five to 75.
About Huntington Hotel Group
Huntington Hotel Group and its affiliates provide management and/or financial services to more than 50 full and select service hotels in 14 states. The company’s management portfolio consists of more than 4400 full and select service hotel rooms. In addition to the current owned and managed hotels, the company has three hotels under development. For more information, please visit www.huntingtonhotelgroup.com.
About Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham® is a chain of extended stay hotels that provide an ideal atmosphere and a home-away-from-home for today’s extended stay guests. Hotels feature spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, free Wi-Fi, guest laundry, on-site business services, free hot breakfast buffet daily and evening social hours. Select properties allow pets and offer meeting and fitness facilities, swimming pools and convenience store items. Guests can save more when they stay longer with extended stay rates. Travelers have the opportunity to earn and redeem points through Wyndham Rewards®, the brand’s guest loyalty program, which can be joined for free at www.wyndhamrewards.com.
About Wyndham Hotel Group
Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest hotel company with approximately 7,410 hotels and over 635,100 rooms in 67 countries under 15 hotel brands. Additional information is available at www.wyndhamworldwide.com.
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