Salamander Hotels & Resorts names chief sales and marketing officer
Middleburg-based Salamander Hotels & Resorts has named a new chief sales and marketing officer.
Eric Gavin joins Salamander from Benchmark Hospitality International, where he served as regional director of sales and marketing.
In his new role, Gavin will oversee Salamander’s corporate strategic sales, marketing and revenue management initiatives for the company's growing portfolio, which includes properties in Florida.
Gavin’s past work experience includes serving as vice president of marketing for Noble House Hotels & Resorts, regional director of sales and marketing for Morgans Hotel Group, and director of sales and marketing for Loews Miami Beach Hotel.
Founded by Sheila C. Johnson, Salamander Hotels & Resorts is a hotel management company that operates three golf resorts in Florida, Innisbrook in Tampa Bay, Reunion in Orlando and Hammock Beach in Palm Coast and the Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg. A fourth resort, The Henderson in Destin, is scheduled to open in Florida on Memorial Day Weekend in 2016.