Jerri Lyn Walker
Appointed Director of Sales and Marketing
At Thompson Zihuatanejo in Zihuatanejo , Mexico
Director of Sales and Marketing Jerri Lyn Walker brings more than 25 years of experience in the luxury hotel industry to Thompson Zihuatanejo, as well as a keen understanding of the broader destination and Mexican tourism market. Walker's passion for Mexico began with her career as the Reservation and Sales Manager for Hotel Palmilla (currently the One&Only Palmilla) in Los Cabos in 1991. Walker was then recruited to join the award-winning Esperanza, An Auberge Resort as their Director of Sales and Marketing, where she managed the hotel's opening and oversaw the U.S. office. In 2017, Walker brought her expertise to Villa del Sol Resort Zihuatanejo, where she further honed her keen understanding of the destination and tourism market. Walker was invited to continue her leadership at the property as it transitioned into a Thompson hotel. Today, she oversees sales, marketing, advertising, and reservations for leisure and group travelers at the newly debuted Thompson Zihuatanejo.