US: Patrick Pahlke has been appointed as executive vice president and chief commercial officer for Sage Hotel Management, a Sage Hospitality Group company.
In the newly created role, Pahlke will develop the company’s commercial plan and oversee sales, marketing, revenue management, distribution, customer relationship management, central reservations office, e-commerce, public relations and social media for Sage Hotel Management.
He joins the company from PROPER Hospitality. Prior to this, Pahlke spent two decades working in various sales, marketing and operations roles with Two Roads Hospitality and Hyatt International.
Speaking about his appointment, Pahlke said: “I’m honoured to continue my hospitality journey with an established industry leader like Sage. I’m eager to get to work with such a diverse portfolio and excellent team of leaders to continue to drive the company’s commercial operations and visionary thought leadership forward.”
Daniel del Olmo, president and chief operating officer of Sage Hotel Management, added: “We are thrilled to welcome Patrick to the Sage family. His extensive global experience spanning the breadth of both commercial and hotel operations is an incredible asset to our company and growing portfolio. I fully expect him to disrupt the status quo and successfully deliver on all future commercial initiatives through his transformative leadership, in close collaboration with the incredible team we have at Sage.”
Denver-based Sage Hospitality Company is a management, investment and development firm comprised of four divisions: Sage Hotel Management, Sage Restaurant Concepts, Sage Studio and Sage Investments.