ATLANTA, Ga.

Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) expanded its Global Sales team with the addition of Doug Rollins as regional vice president – South U.S.

Based in ALHI’s Global Sales office in Atlanta, he now leads and oversees ALHI’s Global Sales teams in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Orlando, which assist meeting professionals, association executives, incentive specialists and business executives in the region who are interested in conducting meetings, conventions and/or incentive programs at any of ALHI’s member hotels and resorts.

Prior to joining ALHI, Rollins served for the past 17 years as vice president of sales & marketing for the AAA Four-Diamond Chateau Élan Winery & Resort in Georgia, a member of ALHI’s exclusive portfolio. Prior to that, he served as director of sales & marketing for Grand Hyatt Atlanta, and in that same capacity for Hyatt Regency Knoxville in Tennessee.

His extensive experience also includes sales positions with Regal Hotels International and Marriott Corporation.

“Doug is a very dedicated, skilled and highly motivated sales professional and leader with terrific sales experience within the luxury hospitality sector,” said Mark Sergot, chief sales officer for ALHI. “We’ve had the pleasure of working closely with Doug for many years, as he comes to us from ALHI’s valued long-time member Chateau Élan. So we know what a fantastic asset he is to our growing ALHI Global Sales team, meeting and incentive professionals in the South region, and all of our distinguished member hotels and resorts.”