Amanda SarrafCorporate Director of Human ResourcesAmanda Sarraf has over 20 years of experience in human resources leadership. As the Corporate Director of Human Resources at Paramount Hospitality Management, Amanda works with all employees on a resort and corporate level to create a culture focused on service excellence and employee satisfaction.
Previously, Amanda worked for major hospitality brands including Westin, Waldorf Astoria and Hilton. She held the position of President of the Hospitality Human Resources Association in Dallas, Texas. Amanda was also the Regional Director of Human Resources for Wyndham International. She attended the University of Phoenix majoring in Human Resources Management. Amanda is fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys being able to communicate with employees at all levels of the company.
Amanda holds a certification from the American Lodging and Educational Institute as a Hospitality Trainer (CHT) and has been recognized by the Orlando community for her charitable work with students involved in the annual student “Teach In” program and DECA. Employee relations and leadership development is Amanda’s passion. She believes employee selection is key to success, valuing and knowing our team is essential for delivering the true hospitality our guests deserve.
Kristina TurnerCorporate Director of eCommerce & MarketingKristina Turner is an executive-level marketing professional with 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry and more than 10 years of experience in advertising, public relations, SEO, SEM, email, social media, web development, and analytics. She joined the Paramount Hospitality Management team in January 2019 and leads the eCommerce & Marketing team to focus on direct bookings and user experience, as well as utilizing all channels of digital marketing to increase brand awareness. Kristina works directly with the revenue management team to generate promotions and activate campaigns to increase occupancy and ADR during distressed periods.
Previously, Kristina worked as Area Director of Marketing supporting multiple resorts in the Orlando area and prior to that had been with Hilton Worldwide for 18 1/2 years. Her role with Hilton was Regional Director of eCommerce where she and her team of 16 people supported over 600 hotels in the Southeast & Latin America/Caribbean markets. Her last marketing team won a Silver Adrian Award in 2018 for their "Look to Book" direct bookings initiative.