The Westin La Paloma Resort Creates Two Sales Positions to Gain Leisure Market Shareby Hot Off The Press (Release) on Mar. 21, 2013, under Press Releases
The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa created two new positions to enhance the resort’s direct and indirect sales efforts and appointed Ty Crandall as business travel and leisure sales manager and Nicholas Haun as La Paloma Country Club membership and golf sales manager.
Before joining The Westin La Paloma Resort’s sales division, Mr. Crandall enjoyed immense success in his role as leisure sales manager and a variety of managerial roles at the Sanctuary Camelback Mountain resort in Paradise Valley, Arizona. An Arizona native, Mr. Crandall earned a BS in Communication from Arizona State University after beginning his scholastic career at the University of Arizona. He is an avid outdoorsman and sports fan and is thrilled to return to and promote Tucson and Southern Arizona to his vast network of
contacts in the leisure trave,l corporate, wholesale and agency communities.
Mr. Haun, an avid golfer since age four, joins the La Paloma team from Nebraska where he served as a portfolio manager for Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Inc. and before that a new business development manager at National Research Corporation. He grew up in western Nebraska, and attended Hutchinson Community College on a golf scholarship before obtaining his degree in Business Administration from The University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Mr. Haun is excited to be joining the team at La Paloma Country Club as it continues to improve the experience offered to members and resort guests. In his new role as La Paloma Country Club membership and golf sales manager, Mr. Haun will oversee all sales aspects relative to the country club, including Individual and corporate membership sales and community charity events. He will work directly with The Westin La Paloma Resort sales team detailing in-house group activities and promoting golf amenities to leisure travel corporate, wholesale, and agency representatives.
The iconic Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa is undergoing a $30 million dollar resort-wide rejuvenation. From the depths of the golf course bunkers to the chandeliers in the ballrooms, every inch of the property will be reinvented. This innovative project will bring a more contemporary, personalized flare to the resort’s renowned elegance to better meet the needs of today’s diverse travelers. Many areas of the property are already rejuvenated and surpassing guest expectations including the guest rooms; the internationally acclaimed Jack Nicklaus Signature Design, 27-hole golf course; Westin WORKOUT fitness center; tennis courts; and courtesy transportation. Pool areas, lobby, guest reception, and AZUL Restaurant and Lounge rejuvenation will be complete by October, 2013.
About Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa
The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa’s 250 acre property reflects and basks in the stunning beauty of Tucson’s Santa Catalina Mountains. The AAA Four Diamond property offers restorative amenities and 60,000 sq. feet of inspiring meeting space minutes from world-renowned attractions and endless entertainment options. Premier offerings include the 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, the transformative Red Door Spa, five spectacular pools, ten championship tennis courts, and a diverse collection of culinary experiences, led by the inspired American Continental cuisine of AZUL Restaurant Lounge. For additional information call 520.742.6000; (800) 937-8461 or visit www.WestinLaPalomaResort.com.