PETER THOENE NAMED DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETING
MAUNA LANI BAY HOTEL & BUNGALOWS
KOHALA COAST, HAWAII, (May 17, 2016) – Hospitality veteran Peter Thoene has been named director of sales and marketing of Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows on Hawaii’s Big Island. Thoene will oversee the sales & marketing team of the award-winning 341 room ocean front resort.
As a seasoned hotelier and veteran sales & marketing director in the hospitality industry, Peter brings years of leadership experience to Mauna Lani. His most recent position was director of sales & marketing at Mauna Kea Resort.
Previously Peter was the director of sales & marketing for Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa Resort, and Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Maui and prior to that he was the director of sales at Kapalua Bay on Maui. Peter’s extensive experience in the Hawaii market will benefit Mauna Lani Bay.
“Mauna Lani is proud to have Peter lead our sales & marketing team,” said Rodney Ito, general manager of Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows “Peter is well respected in the industry and has strong working relationship with key-decision makers. Peter’s early career included time at Mauna Lani so he is well versed in the assets of Mauna Lani’s cultural preservations and environmental traditions. His results-driven leadership skills and strong work ethic will help Mauna Lani to grow our sale’s revenues and he will be a tremendous asset. We look forward to working with Peter and to the continued success of Mauna Lani’s sales and marketing team. ”
About Mauna Lani
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows sits oceanfront on the Kohala Coast, Island of Hawaii. Located 23 miles north of the Kona International Airport the hotel is located at the Mauna Lani Resort which features the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Mauna Lani Spa and Mauna Lani’s Francis H. I‘i Brown Golf Courses. Mauna Lani Bay is a member of the Preferred Hotels & Resorts LVX Collection. For reservations call (800) 367-2323 or visit www.maunalani.com.