Industry Update
Appointment15 March 2018

Elaine Gamer

Appointed Director of Sales and Marketing
At The Langham Huntington, Pasadena - CA, USA

Elaine Gamer

The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Southern California's iconic landmark hotel, proudly announces Elaine Gamer as Director of Sales and Marketing. In her role, Gamer will oversee the Sales and Marketing division and be responsible for developing and implementing strategic plans to achieve the objectives of the 377-room property.

A seasoned hospitality professional with a background of over 30 years in the industry, Gamer previously served as Director of Sales and Marketing for other notable hospitality groups such as Starwood Hotels and Resorts and Ritz Carlton, amongst others. She most recently was the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Hilton Long Beach and Desert Princess Hotel and Golf Resort in Palm Springs, California.

Gamer obtained her Masters of Business Administration from the University of Guelph's School of Hospitality and Tourism Management in Canada.

University of Guelph | College of Management and Economics

Elaine Gamer (Class of 2005) is a graduate of University of Guelph | College of Management and Economics in Guelph, Ontario - Canada
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