Tarrytown House Estate Welcomes New Director of Sales and Marketing, Anthony Amendola
Hospitality industry veteran joins Tarrytown House team
Tarrytown, NY (November 2010) -- The Tarrytown House Estate is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Amendola as the hotel’s new Director of Sales and Marketing.
Amendola has worked in the hospitality industry for more than 20 years. He comes to the Tarrytown House Estate from Pyramid Hotel Advisers, working with the Hilton Stamford Hotel and Executive Meeting Center as the Director of Sales and Marketing.
“We welcome Anthony Amendola to the team at Tarrytown House,’’ said Steve Sackman, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for Destination Hotels and Resorts, which manages the Tarrytown House Estate. “We’re pleased to have someone of Anthony’s skill set joining the team. He adds a tremendous breadth of experience to our property.”
Amendola has held a variety of hospitality positions throughout the Northeast. Prior to working with the Hilton Stamford, he was the Senior Director of Global Business Travel for the Americas at the Sol Melia Hotels and Resorts. Amendola was Director of Sales and Marketing at the Paramount Hotel in New York as well as at the Millennium United Nations Plaza Hotel, and he spent eleven years with Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Connecticut and New Jersey. He started his hospitality career right in town at the Tarrytown Hilton.
“I’m thrilled to be back in Tarrytown and energized about this position at the Tarrytown House Estate and Conference Center,” said Amendola. “This is an exciting time in the hospitality industry and I am looking forward to the job ahead.”
Born in New York City and raised in Pelham, NY, Amendola graduated from Villanova University in Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts. He is an avid sportsman and counts playing tennis and golf, cycling and kayaking on the Long Island Sound as hobbies. He lives in Wilton, CT with his wife and daughter.
Located just 25 miles from midtown Manhattan, The Tarrytown House Estate and Conference Center has been certified by the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) as the nation’s first conference center. The Tarrytown House offers a spectacular Lower Hudson Valley lodging and meeting facility that blends historical charm with modern conveniences. 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.
The Tarrytown House Estate and Conference Center is one of more than 30 independent, upscale hotels, resorts and conference centers by Destination Hotels & Resorts, the fourth largest independent hospitality management company in the country.
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