Radisson Blu Mall of America announced today that Kate Anastasi has been promoted to Director of Sales & Marketing. Anastasi has been with the Radisson Blu Mall of America team for seven years and has held many support and leadership roles within the sales team. She had most recently served as the Assistant Director of Sales. Anastasi was also the winner of the 2021 Radisson Blu Manager of the Year award.
Anastasi has been a member of Radisson Blu Mall of America’s sales and marketing team for the past seven years, most recently serving as the Assistant Director of Sales and Marketing. During that time, Kate has been instrumental in the creation and implementation of several new guest offerings at the hotel including the development of several on-trend hotel packages for guests. Most recently, Kate spearheaded the creation of the hotel’s new Wellness Rooms with lululemon’s MIRROR, which provides guests with unlimited access to a state-of-the-art fitness experience from the comfort of their own room.
Always thinking of the guest experience first, Anastasi works to find new ways to bring that extra-special touch to the hotel with things such as bringing local high school choirs in during the holidays, shop in your slippers hotel and mall packages, and more. She also leads the team in giving back to the local community by supporting a variety of local non-profits and community events.
“Kate’s leadership and track record in promoting the hotel, creating memorable events and providing the best experience for our guests has been undeniable,” said Alex Francis, general manager of Radisson Blu Mall of America. “As an integral member of our team, Kate has had a tremendous impact on our business. Over the past several years, she’s risen to the challenges and has remained steadfast in her drive to find new and innovative ways to serve our guests. She is an indispensable member of our team who can be counted on time and time again, which is why this promotion was an easy decision.”
In her new role, Anastasi will continue to oversee all sales and marketing initiatives, grow the group and catering business, as well as oversee the development of the sales and marketing team.
“It has been a true honor to work at one of the best hotel properties in the Twin Cities, especially over the past couple of years where the hospitality industry saw a lot of highs and lows,” says Anastasi. “I can honestly say that we have the best, hardest-working and most creative team that strives to provide guests with the best experience possible, which makes my job much easier. I’m excited about the year ahead and the opportunity to continue to serve our guests and grow our business.”