These creative problem solving activities for adults fuel a little friendly competition, while also firing up the friendships.
Follow the links below for Team Building Destinations.
The best banquet menus and creative menu items that are deliciously destination-focused.
Follow the links below for our Culinary Destinations.
A few of the corporate party ideas that your team will be talking about well into the next quarter.
Follow the links below for our Themed Events Destinations.
Offerings – from high-tech highlights to just plain ingenious add-ons – that make holding a meeting with us, unlike anything else.
Follow the links below for our Amenities Destinations.
Your meeting is no longer a meeting, but a lifetime experience when you host it in one of the most unique meeting venues.
Follow the links below for our Off-Site Venue Destinations.
CORPORATE DIRECTOR GLOBAL SALES
Paul Bashaw oversees all corporate national sales initiatives for the company including the expansion of Benchmark's National Sales Team in order to support the company's aggressive development plans. Paul has over 20 years’ experience working with meeting and event planners and has an extensive background in hotel sales and marketing.
Direct Line: 602-796-5949
GLOBAL SALES DIRECTOR
Nicole Beykirch serves as Midwest Global Sales Director for Benchmark, responsible for the oversight and management of accounts based in the Midwest. Nicole has an extensive background in destination and hotel sales and marketing. Nicole is a long time member of Meeting Professionals International and Association Forum. And a Member of Professional Convention Management Association.
Direct Line: (630) 441-4334
GLOBAL ACCOUNT MANAGER - SOUTHEAST
Danielle Dunfee manages Southeast Accounts for Benchmark. She previously worked for a Destination Management Company and executed Fortune 500 corporate group functions. Her meetings and events experience provide exception experiences for her clients. Danielle is also an active member of her local Junior League chapter promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community.
Direct Line: (954) 654-9161
GLOBAL ACCOUNT MANAGER - WEST COAST
Brynn Kessler oversees West Coast sales for Benchmark, a Global Hospitality Company. Brynn is a native Californian, with an extensive hospitality career concentrated in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has been with Benchmark since 2013, beginning at Chaminade Resort & Spa in Santa Cruz as Associate Director of Sales.
Direct Line: (831) 465-3463
GLOBAL ACCOUNTS MANAGER - SOUTHWEST
Linda Maurer manages Southwest Accounts for Benchmark, responsible for overseeing and managing all accounts in this region. She resides in Austin Texas with an extensive hospitality career that has focused primarily in the Texas Region. Linda is a member of Texas Society of Association Executives and was formerly the President of HSMAI’s Austin Chapter for two years.
Direct Line: (512) 251-1352
CORPORATE DIRECTOR OF LEISURE SALES
Suya Davenport is corporate director of leisure sales for BENCHMARK. She serves as the primary liaison to domestic and international luxury travel providers. With an extensive background in representing luxury properties and destinations, Ms. Davenport works directly with travel industry partners
Direct Line: (239) 398-8245
NATIONAL SALES ASSOCIATE
Mousumi serves as a national sales associate for Benchmark, responsible for the oversight and management of accounts in the diverse portfolio. She has an extensive background in destination and hotel sales and marketing.
NATIONAL SALES ASSOCIATE
Maureen serves as a national sales associate for Benchmark, responsible for the oversight and management of accounts in the diverse portfolio. She has an extensive background in destination and hotel sales and marketing.