Timothy Edgecombe has been appointed director of sales at Rosewood Washington, D.C. In this role, he will provide leadership and strategic direction to the hotel’s sales team to achieve and exceed annual revenue goals.
Edgecombe joins Rosewood Washington, D.C. with nearly 30 years of sales experience in the hospitality industry. Most recently, he served as director of travel industry and entertainment sales at Rosewood Washington, D.C.’s sister property, The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York City.
Prior to that role, Edgecombe held the position of sales manager, leisure and corporate business travel at Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver, Canada, where he supported the hotel’s opening in 2011. Before joining Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, he served as corporate sales manager, corporate business travel at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa; director of sales, Western Canada at Exclusive Tours; and business development manager, Western Canada at Uniworld River Cruises.
“Timothy has been an integral part of the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts family for many years now, and we are thrilled to welcome him to Rosewood Washington, D.C. as we continue to develop our presence here in the nation’s capital,” said Pascal Forotti, managing director of Rosewood Washington, D.C. “His strong sales experience within the luxury hospitality industry and deep understanding of Rosewood’s driving philosophies make him an invaluable addition to our team, and we are very excited to have him on board.”
Rosewood Washington, D.C. is located in the heart of Georgetown, one of D.C.’s most historic, renowned and picturesque neighborhoods. The property offers 49 guest rooms and suites and 6,000 square feet of meeting space. The hotel has several dining options, including The Grill Room and adjoining Rye Bar as well as a rooftop lounge.