Ivoryton, CT - Owner Ian S. Phillips of the Copper Beech Inn, the intimate country inn located in Essex, has named Susan Norz as Director of Sales.
Norz has been working in the hospitality industry for over twenty years, starting at Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts as a National Sales Manager, and the Four Seasons Boston as Sales Manager. Norz also worked in New York at the Ritz-Carlton as Director of Business Travel and Camberley Hotel Company as the Regional Vice President of Sales.
Norz left New York to come to Connecticut, holding the position of Executive Manager and Director of Sales and Marketing at the AAA Five-Diamond Mayflower Hotel in Washington, Connecticut. From there, Norz went to the Saybrook Point Inn and Spa in Old Saybrook working as Director of Sales.
Norz comes most recently from the New York Palace in New York City, where she worked as the Director of Group Sales, bringing multi-million dollar success to the hotel. At the Palace, Norz commanded territories from New York to the Mid-Atlantic States, and brought over fifty new accounts to the hotel.
"I am so excited to have Susan come to the Copper Beech Inn. Her expertise in sales and understanding of working in a luxury environment will give our guests an unprecedented experience when holding meetings and events at the Copper Beech Inn"- Ian S. Phillips, Owner
The Copper Beech Inn is an intimate country hotel, named by the readers of Connecticut Magazine as the "Best Country Inn" in Connecticut and USA Today's "America's Top 100 Hotel Restaurants," portraying subtle and refined elegance in traditional New England style. For more information regarding The Copper Beech Inn call 860 767 0330 or visit www.copperbeechinn.com.