InterCon TampaHello everyone! Got some exciting news for you about one of our Tampa Bay & Company partner hotels over in the famed westshore district!

The InterContinental Tampa recently named Dan Hepler as a new senior sales manager. In this position, Hepler will generate group business from the entertainment, education, religious and southeastern association markets. 

Dan will represent the hotel through direct sales efforts including customer retention, identifying new & emerging markets, trade shows and hospitality related events.  Most recently, Hepler worked most recently as sales manager for the Peabody Orlando where he handled the Midwest association market. 

With more than 20 years of sales experience, Hepler’s prior positions include national account manager for Doubletree Universal Hotel, associate director of convention sales for the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority, senior account manager for the Orange County Convention Center and regional director of sales and marketing for JHM Hotels in Orlando. Hepler, a Pennsylvania native, attended the University of Pennsylvania at Clarion.

As you can see Dan brings a wealth of experience and know how to the the area and we are happy to have him! Please be sure to give him a warm Tampa Bay welcome!

That's it for now folks, but be sure to stay tuned in for more Tampa Bay meetings updates from us!