Leading Hotels of the World Gets New Senior Vice President of Sales
Here's a name to remember when seeking out high-end hotels for events: The New York-based, Americas division of The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. (LHW), has just appointed Chris Walker as SVP of Sales.
In his new title, he aims to build relationships between LHW and its constituent hotels and travel partners within the Americas. He will also promote sales strategies that are in line with the organization’s regional goals.
Most recently, Walker served as Vice President at Hyatt Hotels, where he oversaw business and product development, generated revenue, and expanded Hyatt Hotels’ customer base across Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and South America, along with launching a credit card partnership with Chase. Walker is a graduate of Harvard Business School and will continue to pursue commercially-driven initiatives in his current position.