Heinze enters his new role of director of sales and marketing with more than 12 years in Portland's hotel industry. Before joining the Radisson RED team, Heinze worked as the director of transient sales at The Benson Hotel, where he developed, managed and maintained relationships with the hotel's key accounts. Prior to that role, Heinze served on the marketing and sales teams at properties in Oregon such as Hotel Modera, Riverhouse Hotel and Convention Center and Crowne Plaza Portland Convention Center.
In addition to Heinze's former work with hotels in the state, he is also engrained in the local travel industry, serving as the director of membership of the Oregon Business Travel Association and director of special event programming at the Oregon chapter of Meeting Professionals International.
26 November 2019 — Sleiman, a Lebanese national, will now assist the regional team in Saudi Arabia and Lebanon with any required audits, security, support, reporting and other tasks.
He kicked off his hospitality journey in 1999 by joining Radisson Blu Martinez, Hotel Beirut as a security officer before progressing to the position of director of security in 2015.