Sean Lynch has been appointed new Director of Sales and Marketing of the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. He will be in charge of the hotel's sales and marketing plans, as well as all sales activities throughout the hotel.
Previously, Lynch opened the Trump SoHo New York as the Director of Sales and Marketing, where he was responsible for hiring and managing the sales team and implementing a plan of action for the hotel's opening in 2011.
Lynch began his career at The Dormy Hotel in Dorset, England, before holding positions with several prominent English hotels such as The Belfry in Warwickshire. He served as a Global Account Director for Starwood Hotels & Resorts in New York from 2004-2008.
The Waldorf Astoria Chicago is a 188-room hotel surrounded by shopping, restaurants, and nightlife. The hotel boasts a 14,000 square foor spa and health club and 4,500 square feet of private event space.
For more information on the Waldorf Astoria Chicago, visit www.wachicago.com.