Jon Erickson was recently named director of sales & marketing for The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta.

Erickson will lead the sales and marketing team and is responsible for the hotel’s overall sales strategy. Prior to joining The Westin Peachtree Plaza, he was director of sales & marketing for the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown hotel.

Designed by John Portman in 1976, The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta is a 73-story tower, topped by the tri-level Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar & View. There are 1,073 guest rooms and 80,000 square feet of meetings and event space that can accommodate up to 2,000 guests.