Meet our experienced and talented Sales Team who will help enhance your meeting in every way possible.

john anderson
John Anderson - Director of Sales

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Has lived in: Boston, Hawaii and Los Angeles
  • Graduated from: San Diego State University – Go Aztecs!
  • Favorite Sports Team: Boston Red Sox

ryan buzzard
Ryan Buzzard - Director of National Accounts

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Graduated from: University of Arizona - Go Cats!
  • Enjoys:  Traveling - visited 36 countries on 6 continents
  • Special Talent: Frequent Flier Miles “Guru”

kimberly leary
Kimberly Leary - National Sales Manager, Los Angeles, Northern California & Pacific Northwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 23
  • Graduated from: Weber State University
  • Pets: Two cats – Jake and Charlie
  • Enjoys: Hiking with my family

Jen Shriver - National Sales Manager, Mid-Atlantic

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Graduated from: Kent State University
  • Pets: White Boxer named Lily
  • Enjoys: Being outdoors, fitness, horseback riding, pizza & wine!

Kara Matovich - National Sales Manager, Midwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 12
  • Graduated from: Kent State University
  • Favorite Sports Team: Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Indians & Cleveland Browns
  • Enjoys: Exploring, trying new food, live music, the Spa at La Costa, and attempting to pet every dog I see

jamie swanson
Jamie Diaz - National Sales Manager, Southeast

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Graduated from: California State University, San Marcos
  • Special Talent: Baking! Cupcakes are my specialty
  • Favorite Sports Teams: Anaheim Ducks & San Diego Gulls

Jennifer Chapman - National Sales Manager, Southern California & Southwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Graduated from: SUNY Stony Brook
  • Enjoys: Family, the beach, wine, running & working out
  • Pets: A crazy terrier mix named Vinny

Hannah Duryee, Sales Manager
Hannah Duryee - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Grew up in: Northern California (Chico / Sacramento)
  • Favorite Sports Team: San Francisco Giants
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family, live music, baseball games and reading

Jed Arrogante - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 15
  • Graduated from: Columbia College Chicago 
  • Hobbies: Promoting laughter throughout the world
  • Pets: Five Buff Orpingtons

Amanda Wessel - Travel Industry Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 25
  • Graduated from: Central Michigan University
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family 
  • Special Talent: I can drive and operate a John Deere Tractor

Megan Downs - Business Travel Sales Coordinator

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Graduated From: Arizona State University
  • Enjoys: Hiking, biking, wine tasting, beach and running
  • Special Talent: My talent is making others laugh