Published on : Thursday, September 24, 2020
The iconic InterContinental® New York Times Square has appointed hospitality veteran Anthony Del Gaudio to Head of Commercial. Del Gaudio comes to InterContinental® New York Times Square with 33 years of hospitality sales, e-commerce, and revenue management experience. In his new role, Del Gaudio will be responsible for the InterContinental® New York Times Square’s top-line performance through analyzing data, planning, developing, and executing sales and marketing plans, and revenue management strategies.
“Anthony’s appointment was a strategic decision made at a pivotal time in the hotel’s history as we prepare to reopen our doors this fall, unveiling a multi-million-dollar renovation and IHG Way of Clean protocols, developed in partnership with the highly respected Cleveland Clinic,” said Gul Turkmenoglu, General Manager, InterContinental® New York Times Square. “His take-charge energy, strong leadership skills, and proven ability to elevate overall hotel performance makes him the ideal addition to the executive team.”
Prior to joining InterContinental® New York Times Square, Del Gaudio was with Loews Hotels & Resorts for 18 years, where he held various senior leadership positions within the Corporate Sales & Marketing division. In his most recent role as Vice President of Sales, he was responsible for setting and implementing direct sales strategy, achieving all revenue goals, overseeing new hotel openings and transitions into the Loews portfolio, driving business with the brand CRM and loyalty teams, and more.
With 607 guestrooms, four luxury suites including the 2,700 square foot penthouse, and soon-to-be 13,000 square feet of meeting and event spaces, InterContinental® New York Times Square offers one of the most unique hotel experiences in Manhattan ideal for business and leisure guests.