Industry Update
Appointment23 September 2020

Anthony Del Gaudio

Named Head of Commercial
At InterContinental® New York Times Square - NY, USA

 Anthony Del Gaudio

The iconic InterContinental® New York Times Square has appointed hospitality veteran Anthony Del Gaudioto Head of Commercial. Del Gaudio comes to InterContinental® New York Times Square with 33 years of hospitality sales, e-commerce, and revenue management experience. In his new role, Del Gaudio will be responsible for the InterContinental® New York Times Square's top-line performance through analyzing data, planning, developing, and executing sales and marketing plans, and revenue management strategies.

Prior to joining InterContinental® New York Times Square, Del Gaudio was with Loews Hotels & Resorts for 18 years, where he held various senior leadership positions within the Corporate Sales & Marketing division. In his most recent role as Vice President of Sales, he was responsible for setting and implementing direct sales strategy, achieving all revenue goals, overseeing new hotel openings and transitions into the Loews portfolio, driving business with the brand CRM and loyalty teams, and more.

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG)

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organization with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, avid™ hotels, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
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