Josh Hinks named DOS Jolie Quest Hotels & Resorts
Jolie Quest Hotels and Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Josh Hinks to the position of Director of Sales for the Los Angeles-based hotel management and development company. He brings over a decade of knowledge and understanding of the hospitality industry to Jolie Quest Hotels and has experience with hotels ranging from 73 to 700 rooms, and over 100,000 square feet of meeting space.
Previous to the Crowne Plaza, Hinks was Senior Sales Manager at the Ventura Beach Marriot. There he increased group business, and was responsible for the corporate, association, government, sports, and tour and travel market segments, doubling the amount of association business to the hotel.
As the National Sales Manager of the Hilton Los Angeles, Hinks successfully developed the Southeast area of the United States, and was responsible for increasing revenues by 120 percent. Through his skillful leadership, Hinks united the Hilton sales team to ensure that goals were met while maintaining a productive and amiable relationship with all other departments.
Hinks got his start in the hospitality industry as the Corporate Sales Manager of the Clarion Ventura Beach. He went on to garner experience in the hotel business at such well-known brands as Hilton, Sheraton and Marriott.
Hinks brings a fresh and bold perspective to the Jolie Quest Team, inspiring and promoting untraditional thinking with every project in which he is involved.
About Jolie Quest | Jolie Quest Hotels and Resorts was founded in August 2007 by Gary Peterson, owner and CEO of Opal Capital, one of Southern California’s leading real estate investment and management firms. Jolie Quest is based in Westlake Village and is on a mission is to acquire boutique properties that have the potential to be repositioned in the marketplace. Jolie Quest is dedicated to supporting a sustainable world by using non-intrusive, high quality, eco-friendly products and services, and aspires to become a leader in growth, development and overall guest satisfaction. With the acquisition of the Park Tahoe Inn in South Lake Tahoe and the Peery Hotel in Salt Lake City, Jolie Quest has taken the first step toward becoming one of the most innovative players in the country’s lodging industry.