Huntington Beach native Christopher Anderson has been appointed Director of Sales for the Huntington Beach Marketing and Visitors Bureau (HBMVB). Anderson will coordinate the group meeting sales efforts for the Southern California destination known as “Surf City USA.”
A knowledgeable hospitality industry executive with more than ten years’ experience, Anderson began his career as part of the opening team at Disney’s Grand Californian Resort. He went on to work for Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Grand Hyatt San Francisco, Hyatt Regency Orange County and, most recently, Westin Maui Resort and Spa.
In addition to his hotel operations and sales experience, Anderson has first-hand knowledge of the client side of the group sales process, having worked for Orange County-based Meeting Sites Resource. “I am thrilled at the opportunity to be part of the outstanding team here at the HBMVB, says Anderson, “as well as to share the amazing meeting destination that is Huntington Beach (AKA ‘Surf City USA’) with my clients and colleagues.” – prweb.com