Priya Chandnani comes to her new position with over a decade of experience in the hospitality revenue management function. She was previously vice president, revenue management and distribution for Trump Hotels. Prior to this Ms. Chandnani was affiliated with the Wyndham Hotel Group, serving in positions that included cluster director, area director of revenue management for Dolce Hotels & Resorts, and earlier as director of revenue management when she designed and developed Wyndham's Revenue Management Tactical Mentoring program.
Ms. Chandnani has also worked with landmark hotels, including The Waldorf=Astoria in New York City and the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Annamalai University in Chennai, India, and her Master of Science degree in Hospitality Studies from New York University. Ms. Chandnani has received her Diploma of Hotel Management from the Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition in Mumbai.
BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, is a trailblazer in the development, management, marketing and
owner-advisory services of resorts, hotels, conference centers and exclusive private clubs. In addition to the
company’s established, iconic Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio, the newly-branded Gemstone Collection
is a distinctive luxury portfolio of independent hotels & resorts in highly select and preferred destinations.
Recent Appointments at Benchmark
15 July 2019 — BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has appointed Diana Youngblood director of finance for the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center, a Benchmark Resorts & Hotels property located in Gainesville.
19 June 2019 — BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Sheri Mulanax regional director of finance operations. Kirk Jones, chief financial officer, made the announcement.
Sheri Mulanax was previously director of finance for Hotel Contessa, Benchmark's property on the scenic Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas.