Joseph M DeMille Sr 300Benchmark, a global hospitality company, has named Joseph M. DeMille, Director of Sales and Marketing for The Chattanoogan. The hotel is a Benchmark Resorts and Hotels property located in the heart of revitalized Chattanooga, Tennessee. Tom Cupo, Benchmark’s Regional Managing Director for The Chattanoogan, made the announcement.

“I am very pleased to welcome Joe to Benchmark and to our hotel,” said Mr Cupo. “He comes to us with extensive sales and marketing leadership experience and a strong record for developing business opportunities.”

Joseph DeMille has held senior sales and marketing positions for the past 15 years of his distinguished career. He most recently was the Director of Sales and Marketing for Turnberry Isle Miami where he led a team of 36 professionals. Mr DeMille previously served as Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for Dolce Hotels and Resorts, with primary responsibility for the company’s Atlanta Peachtree property, and oversight responsibilities for six executive conference centers. Mr DeMille began with this company as Senior Director of Business Development.

Joe DeMille is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. He is the recipient of numerous sales production awards and serves on the Board of the Society of Collegiate Travel and Expense Management, in addition to his active membership in the Professional Convention Management Association and the Global Business Travel Association. He is relocating to Chattanooga.