PRESS RELEASE – Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina, Saint Lucia has appointed Yvette Lemoine as director of global accounts and incentives as the luxury resort gears-up for its grand opening this summer after a multi-million-dollar renovation.
Lemoine will oversee outreach to the meetings and incentive markets, and briefing this key sector on exciting features that will be introduced at the property which will include renovated event space, restaurant and entertainment venues. Lemoine will also lead the charge to develop amenities and special programmes tailor-made for groups and incentives to ensure they receive a unique and enriching experience.
She will be based in Miami, Florida.
Lemoine joins Capella from The Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Coast, CA where she had served as director of national accounts. During her time at this award-winning property, she consistently far exceeded annual goals for corporate, association, financial and incentive markets and created strong programmes for these key markets.
Prior to The Resort at Pelican Hill, Lemoine held the role of senior national sales manager at L’Auberge Del Mar Resort and Spa in Del Mar, California. She played a major role in the re-opening of the L’Auberge after a multi-million-dollar renovation in 2008 and went on to achieve record-breaking revenues for the resort during her tenure there, additionally achieving Chairman’s Club consecutively each year.
Lemoine began her career and passion for the hospitality industry at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, Louisiana serving in the food and beverage division and for a short time ventured into senior level sales opportunities outside of the hospitality industry while based in Dallas, Texas. Lemoine was recruited back into the hospitality industry as a senior sales manager for the Adam’s Mark Hotel in Dallas. During her time at Adam’s Mark, Lemoine consistently exceeded group sales revenues for the property and also grew the number of accounts for the property exponentially.
Lemoine holds a bachelor’s degree with a major in communications from Southeastern Louisiana University and is a member of FICP, MPI and SITE Southeast U.S.A.