Industry Update
Appointment16 August 2018

Geraldine Moment

Appointed Area Director of Revenue
At Hotel Contessa in San Antonio - TX, USA

Geraldine Moment

BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Geraldine Moment area director of revenue for Benchmark's Hotel Contessa, located in San Antonio, and the company's new Doug Pitcock '49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, scheduled to open this month in College Station, Texas. Ted Davis, chief sales and marketing officer, made the announcement.

An expert in the revenue management function, Geraldine Moment was previously Benchmark's director of revenue for the Ames Boston Hotel, a member of the Curio Collection by Hilton™ in the historic center of Boston, Massachusetts. She has served in the same role for Hotel Contessa, and prior to joining Benchmark, for Lakeway Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas.

Ms. Moment earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management. She received her Certificate in Front Office Operations for the Singapore Hotel Training and Education Center located in Singapore. Ms. Moment will operate out of Benchmark's offices in San Antonio.

University of Houston

Geraldine Moment (Class of 2000) is a graduate of University of Houston in Houston, Texas - United States
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