Appointed Senior VP of Sales and Marketing
At Omni Hotels in Irving - TX, USA
Since joining Omni in August 2017, Surette has overhauled the company's sales compensation model, developed a new group marketing campaign and inspired sales teams through promotional and recognition programs.
Prior to joining Omni, Surette worked at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. for more than 15 years where he served as the vice president of North America sales and field marketing. In this role, he oversaw a team of 68 regional marketing experts handling sales and marketing for 600+ Starwood properties.
Surette attended Johnson & Wales University where he earned a degree in hospitality management. Throughout his career, Surette has been a member of several leading professional organizations, including Meeting Professionals International (MPI), Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and Hotel Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI).