Tarrytown House Estate Appoints New Banquet Planner to Handle the Hotel's Special Event Catering Activities in the Hudson River Valley
Tarrytown House Estate Welcomes New Banquet Planner, Antonio Martinez
TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (April 2014) –Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson, by Destination Hotels & Resorts, located just 30 minutes from Midtown Manhattan in the heart of the Lower Hudson Valley, has announced the appointment of Antonio Martinez of New Rochelle as the hotel’s new Banquet Planner.
“As a highly experienced event planner, Antonio is a welcome addition to Tarrytown House Estate,” said Jamieson Asselta, Director of Sales. “We are confident that his background in managing and overseeing special events will help us grow our distinguished reputation as one of the region’s most desired destination for weddings, corporate gatherings and other celebrations.”
As part of his new responsibilities, Martinez will plan, coordinate and supervise activities of the Catering Department. Martinez will communicate directly with clients to ensure guest satisfaction for all Catering events.
Prior to Tarrytown House Estate, Martinez held several positions at The Fountainhead in New Rochelle including Waiter, Wait Staff Captain, Administrative Assistant and Event Maître d'. Martinez oversaw weddings, Bart and Bat Mitzvahs and other large-scale events, and supervised a staff of waiters and bartenders while coordinating schedules with front of the house and kitchen staff and vendors. Martinez also worked at Open Skies Hospitality in New York City as Corporate Event Server and Bartender. He has received certifications from Training for Intervention Procedures (TIP) and the Academy of Professional Bartending in New Rochelle.
Tucked away among Westchester, New York's tall, richly wooded bluffs, the historic Tarrytown House Estate embodies 19th-century elegance and provides an enchanted setting for a memorable Hudson Valley event or celebration. On average, the Estate hosts more than 100 special events each year. Its 26-acre property is located in what Forbes magazine calls one of America’s Prettiest Towns. For more information about the Tarrytown House Estate, please contact (914) 591-8200 or visit www.tarrytownhouseestate.com.
About the Tarrytown House Estate, by Destination Hotels & Resorts
Located just 25 miles from midtown Manhattan, the Tarrytown House Estate offers a spectacular Lower Hudson Valley lodging and meeting facility that blends historical charm with modern conveniences. Set on 26 acres overlooking the Hudson River Valley, the Tarrytown House features impressive 19th-Century mansions, as well as a contemporary atrium-style building that houses conference facilities and guest rooms. Perfect for business and leisure, the Tarrytown House offers extensive leisure and recreational facilities such as a fitness club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and tennis courts. For more information, please contact the Tarrytown House at 1-800-553-8118 or check their Website at www.tarrytownhouseestate.com.
About Destination Hotels & Resorts
Destination Hotels & Resorts is an authentic collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels and resorts across North America. Offering enriching, locally-inspired experiences from alpine adventures and stunning beachfronts to urban landmarks, each property reflects the natural surroundings and culture of its distinctive locale. With more than 40 properties in premier travel destinations, including Aspen, Chicago, Denver, Lake Tahoe, Los Angeles, Maui, Miami, New Orleans, Phoenix, San Antonio, San Diego, Santa Fe, Seattle, Vail and Washington D.C., the award-winning portfolio features renowned golf courses, indigenous spas, and exceptional culinary venues. For more information on Destination Hotels & Resorts, visit www.destinationhotels.com. Follow us on Twitter: @Destination. Like us on Facebook: DestinationHotels.
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