Palm Beach – The Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino is proud to announce the appointment of Mark DiMartino to Director of Group Sales, a much-deserved promotion.
Mark, now at the helm of group sales has been working for the island of Aruba for decades, and joined the sales team for the Hilton, in June of 2017.
The group business was thriving and he enjoyed fantastic relationships with his peers in the Aruba Convention Bureau and his colleagues at other resort properties, as well as his experienced and capable in-house team.
Then the pandemic struck and Aruba closed down. Committed to the island and its people, determined to support his beloved resort, Mark hit the road as soon as it was possible in a motorcoach, visiting key business and travel accounts around the country, keeping in touch with the industry and sharing updates about the island. Thanks to his extensive travels, the resort experienced a brisk recovery shortly after opening back up again, and Mark loves to tell the ‘out of the box’ story, reflecting on Aruba’s resilience and creativity.
Mark who worked his way up in the industry is very familiar with all players, knows the market well and always shares his love for Aruba first, before promoting his resort.
Mark understands the needs of people to vacation, rest and reconnect with loved ones, and values the historical importance the Grande Dame of Palm Beach, the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino, delivering top notch hospitality, and making memories. “We provide a high quality holiday experience, and I consider our sales team the great Caribbean vacation-ambassadors,” he says.
Headquartered in the US, Mark frequently returns to his island, to recharge his batteries, and armed with strong knowledge of our vacation product, he hits the road refreshed, set to identify and secure more lucrative group business for the island.