The Kiawah Island Golf Resort has announced the appointment of Mary Rieger as the newest member to its Group Sales team. Rieger comes to Kiawah Island with extensive hospitality sales experience, most recently from the Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Resort handling corporate, medical, education and social accounts. Prior to that, she was the Associate Director of Sales at Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa responsible for various markets including North Carolina to Mid-Atlantic, Georgia and Southeastern States, and Midwest markets. She was also the National Sales Manager at the Hilton Oceanfront Resort & Spa. At Kiawah Island Golf Resort, she assumes the role as Southeast Sales Manager responsible for accounts from Georgia and all the Gulf Coast states. Rieger received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois.
Located along 10 miles of pristine beach just south of Charleston, SC, Kiawah Island Golf Resort is rated as one of the country’s top resorts by Golf Magazine, Golf Digest and Conde Nast Traveler magazines. It includes The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, the resort’s ultra-luxury 255-room hotel and spa – and 600 private villas and luxury homes, five championship golf courses, including The Ocean Course – host of the 1991 Ryder Cup, the 2007 Senior PGA and 2012 PGA championships. The resort also ranks as the number four tennis resort in the U.S. by Tennis Magazine, and features a renowned recreation and nature program.
Kiawah Island Golf Resort, 800-654-2924, www.kiawahresort.com