The Plaza Resort & Spa Names Kerry Mitruska Director of Sales and Marketing
Daytona Beach, FL – November 20, 2012 — The Plaza Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach Florida, the award winning Three Diamond hotel, appointed Kerry Mitruska Director of Sales and Marketing. In his new position, Mitruska will play a critical role overseeing revenue for Group and Transient Markets.
Mitruska, a hospitality sales and marketing executive has over two decades of experience at companies like The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. and the Four Seasons. He began his hospitality career as the Sales and Conference Services Manger for the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Florida. Over the years, has held a series of increasingly strategic roles in sales and marketing at a variety of world-renowned hotels and resorts. Most recently, he headed up sales for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group for the Radisson Blu Resort, Marina & Spa St. Martin, French West Indies based in Naples, FL.
The Plaza Resort & Spa’s 323 room beachfront condo resort, built in 1911, will fit right in to Mitruska’s line of expertise. With its 32,000 square feet of meeting space, full service spa, three bars and two restaurants, Mitruska will aim to drive top line revenue for the brand and provide direct leadership to the sales, catering and conference services staff plus external marketing and public relations.
Mitruska holds a Bachelors Degree in Hospitality Management from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. Boykin Management Group is pleased to welcome Mr. Mitruska and his family to The Plaza Resort & Spa and looks forward to the next generation of outstanding service and hospitality practices.
About The Plaza Resort & Spa
The luxurious Plaza Resort & Spa has 323 oversized guest rooms offering amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Halifax River. The resort also has 20 suites with private balconies, including two honeymoon suites. Guests at The Plaza are welcome to indulge in the many onsite amenities including: rejuvenating treatments at the onsite, full service Ocean Waters Spa, large beachfront pool with poolside bar & grill, dining at Magnolia’s, as well as live music and drinks at the Veranda Lounge. The area’s first oceanfront “Certified Green Lodging” hotel, The Plaza is ideal for Daytona Beach events and meetings with over 40,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space.
About Boykin Management Company
BMC, a leading hospitality management company located in Huntersville, North Carolina, is consistently recognized for excellence in delivering value-added lodging operations. Since 1958, BMC has been developing, managing, and operating hotels, resorts, condominium hotels, and Hilton, Starwood, and Intercontinental Hotel Group, among others. BMC has managed more than 20,000 rooms in 18 states since its inception.