Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino, a scenic lakefront resort located on the shores of North Lake Tahoe, announces Ashlee Barton as director of sales and marketing. She joins the resort from Hyatt Regency San Francisco where she served as associate director of sales.
“We are thrilled to welcome Ashlee Barton to the team at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe,” says Michael Murphy, general manager at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino. “Ashlee brings an immense about of experience and expertise working in sales and the hospitality industry. Her background paired with her passion for leadership and mentorship made her the perfect person for this position, and we look forward to her goals for the property coming to fruition.”
With more than 15 years working in the hospitality industry, Barton began her career as an event coordinator at Redmond Marriott Town Center Hotel in Redmond, Wash. She was quickly promoted within Marriott to corporate sales manager, then to senior sales manager for the western region where she was responsible for sales with all Renaissance, JW Marriott, and other full-service Marriott hotels in Washington, Oregon, Utah, Colorado and Northern California.
Prior to transferring to Hyatt, Barton worked as an account director for group sales with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. where she managed all of the company’s local, corporate, tech, and Northwest clients. Barton began working with Hyatt in 2018 as an associate director of sales at Hyatt Regency San Francisco.
“Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe is such a beautiful and distinctive destination, and I am very excited to join the property as director of sales and marketing,” says Barton. “In addition to bringing more awareness to the resort as the ideal Lake Tahoe destination among both leisure and group guests, I am very excited to work with my team to provide them with motivation and support to ensure that they love coming to work each and every day.”
Barton graduated from Washington State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Hospitality Business Management.
Ideally situated on the pristine shores of North Lake Tahoe, Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino, a AAA Four Diamond Award winning resort, offers majestic lake and mountain views from its 422 guestrooms, including 32 suites and 24 lakeside cottages. The resort’s design evokes modern alpine luxury with exposed wood beams, rich leathers, and granite features throughout the property. Luxurious amenities include 500 feet of private beach featuring a 275-foot floating pier complete with a floating bar, a year-round heated lagoon style pool and two hot tubs, a 25,000 square foot Grand Lodge Casino, and 50,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor flexible meeting and event space including the picturesque Lakeside Ballroom, Tahoe’s premier lakeside ballroom just steps away from beach and mountain views. Additional amenities include a 20,000 square-foot Stillwater Spa and Salon with 16 treatment rooms, eight onsite restaurants and bars, pet-friendly accommodations, a fully equipped Hyatt StayFit gym, Camp Hyatt supervised day care, and easy access to endless outdoor adventure with rentals for skiing, snowboarding, biking and water sports available onsite. Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino was chosen as a 2017 Best Venue in America by BRIDES Magazine, and has been voted by Conde Nast Traveler as one of the Top 50 Ski Resorts in North America. Located on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe, at 111 Country Club Drive, Incline Village, NV, 89451, the hotel can be reached by phone at (775) 832-1234 or toll free at 1-800-633-7313. On the web, visit laketahoe.regency.hyatt.com For more info, visit HyattRegencyLakeTahoe.com or call (775) 832-1234.
The Hyatt Regency brand prides itself on connecting travelers to who and what matters most to them. More than 175 conveniently located Hyatt Regency urban and resort locations in over 30 countries around the world serve as the go-to gathering space for every occasion—from efficient business meetings to memorable family vacations. The brand offers a one-stop experience that puts everything guests need right at their fingertips. Hyatt Regency hotels and resorts offer a full range of services and amenities, including the space to work, engage or relax; notable culinary experiences; technology-enabled ways to collaborate; and expert event planners who can take care of every detail. For more info, visit hyattregency.com.