Sonesta International Hotels Corporation is proud to announce the appointment of Carmie Antongiovanni as the General Manager of Sonesta ES Suites Chicago Schaumburg. In this role, Antongiovanni will oversee the daily operational activities of the property and its staff. Working across teams, Antongiovanni will be instrumental in maintaining employee engagement, driving revenue and profitability and ensuring that Sonesta ES Suites Chicago Schaumburg provides guests with more than just a place to stay.
Antongiovanni has over 30 years of experience in the sales/hospitality world. She is already a member of the Sonesta family, most recently serving as the Dual Director of Sales for the Sonesta ES Suites Chicago Schaumburg and Chicago Lombard properties for the last two years. She has been a strong player in the Chicago market and has done an excellent job in her role as Dual DOS. She has led the hotels and her sales team to creating an environment and culture that is fun and inviting, she has supported many open houses at each of her properties, has been fully engaged in the process and given the guests an experience when they come and stay at one of her hotels.
Antongiovanni is now ready for a new challenge in the Operations world as she is taking on the GM role at the Sonesta ES Suites Chicago Schaumburg. The Schaumburg team is excited to have her on board as their new GM.
Recent Appointments at Sonesta
28 October 2019 — Sonesta Silicon Valley, in the heart of the tech industry, is pleased to announce that they have appointed Pooya Banifazl as their new Director of Food and Beverage.
Pooya is charged with launching the hotel's new California Table and Bar, Manzanita (scheduled to open in November), as well as the introduction of the Sonesta Event Center in December.
13 September 2019 — The AAA Four Diamond-rated Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island has named Scott Etchberger as its new Human Resources Director.
In his new position, Etchberger is responsible for overseeing the 340- room resort's Human Resources department, which includes recruiting, hiring, onboarding and training programs for the resort's team, as well as overseeing employees' benefit packages.
10 September 2019 — Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach today announced the appointment of Michael Dutton as director of sales and marketing. Effective immediately, Dutton will be responsible for overseeing the property's sales and marketing strategy, while implementing short- and long- term initiatives to elevate awareness around the hotel's expanding wedding and meetings space.