Fontainebleau Miami Beach promotes Louis Gonzalez to Director of Group Sales
Fontainebleau Miami Beach announces the promotion of Louis Gonzalez to Director of Group Sales for the iconic Miami Beach property. In his new role, Gonzalez will expand his leadership role within the group sales team, formulating the overall strategy to ensure success within the hotel’s meeting and convention business.
As Director of Group Sales, Gonzalez brings nearly 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry to the resort. Gonzalez first began working at Fontainebleau Miami Beach in 2009 as Director of National Accounts and was later promoted to Assistant Director of Group Sales in 2013. As Assistant Director of Sales, Gonzales oversaw the New York and New Jersey markets, meeting and exceeding sales goals on a yearly basis, while also supporting and assisting the group sales team.
“We are thrilled to have Louis take on the role of Director of Group Sales,” said Phil Goldfarb, President and Chief Operating Officer of Fontainebleau Miami Beach. “Louis has been an incredible asset to our sales team since 2009, and I look forward to his continued success in this new leadership position.”
Prior to Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Gonzalez held sales and convention operation positions at several Florida resorts. As Director of National Accounts at Boca Raton Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, Gonzalez oversaw the New York market and exceeded the yearly sales goal. As Senior Account Executive at Doral Golf Resort & Club, Gonzalez oversaw the northeast market, achieving both room night and ADR goals each year.
Gonzalez has won numerous sales awards throughout his career. A New York native, Gonzalez is fluent in both English and Spanish.
About Fontainebleau Miami Beach
A spectacular blend of Golden Era glamour and modern luxury, Fontainebleau Miami Beach merges striking design, contemporary art, music, fashion and history into a vibrant guest experience. A revered landmark and symbol of style and sophistication since its opening in 1954, Fontainebleau Miami Beach boasts 1,504 guestrooms and suites appointed with lavish amenities; the world-renowned LIV™Nightclub, 12 restaurants and lounges including two restaurants from Chef Michael Mina – StripSteak and Pizza & Burger; two AAA Four Diamond signature restaurants, Scarpetta and Hakkasan; the 40,000-square-foot Lapis spa with mineral-rich water therapies and invigorating treatments; a dramatic oceanfront pool-scape offering lush cabanas; and is home to BleauLive, the innovative concert series that combines intimate performances with memorable weekend escapes.
For general information or accommodations at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, visit www.fontainebleau.com or call 1.877.512.8002.