Appointed City Marketing Manager
At Kimpton’s Florida hotels in Miami - FL, USA
Kimpton’s Florida hotels – EPIC Hotel; Surfcomber Miami, South Beach; and Vero
Beach Hotel & Spa – are pleased to announce the addition of Kimpton newcomer Biby
Banna as the area’s marketing manager.
With extensive experience in the hospitality industry, Banna will lead marketing and
social media initiatives to drive sales for the hotels, develop innovative packages and
promotions, manage content over social media platforms and more.
Prior to assuming her role at Kimpton, Banna was the Content and Marketing Manager
at Gustazos Social Media, Inc. There, Banna was involved in the aggressive expansion
of the company’s business quality control while also conducting strategic market
analysis to identify new segment opportunities for growth.
Banna’s hotel experience comes from her time with Sheraton. In 2010, she was named
sales and marketing coordinator at Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino, where her
responsibilities included the management of public relations initiatives, handling
business travel groups for key clients, and managing booking, proposals and
contracts. After two years, Banna made the transition to business development and
lead generator at the Sheraton Denver Downtown, where she led the team in sales
prospecting and planning, customer service and marketing. A Washington, D.C. native, Banna graduated with a Bachelors degree in Microbiology
from George Washington University and received her Sales and Marketing Certification
from Sagrado de Corazon University in Puerto Rico. With her multilingual capabilities,
Banna looks forward to building relationships with her fellow marketing team, in
addition to hotel guests. A passionate leader, Banna values the connections she
makes with her guests and always makes an effort to engage on a personal level – a
signature element the Kimpton brand is known for.