HSMAI San Diego's Annual Holiday Luncheon and 2015 Board of Directors Introduction


Holiday Wonder on Wheels
SD Bike Build & Holiday Luncheon

For many underprivileged families in San Diego, it can be tough to afford food and rent, let alone luxuries like toys and bikes. So this holiday season, let’s team up to build bikes for deserving boys and girls and give them a gift they’ll never forget!

We’ll supply the tools and bicycle parts, you bring the enthusiasm and heart.

 Event includes:
A tasty lunch at the beautiful Wang’s in North Park
Mixing and mingling with hospitality friends and colleagues
An introduction to HSMAI-SD’s 2015 Board
Plenty of holiday cheer!

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
11:30 AM  - 1:30 PM (Pacific Time)

Wang's North Park
3029 University Avenue, San Diego, California 92104

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Monday, December 8, 2014

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  1. HSMAI San Diego Holiday Luncheon and Board Induction

    Dec 10, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (PT)
    San Diego, CA, United States

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Gillian Ware, CMP - San Diego Tourism Authority

Immediate Past President
Richard Hancock, MBA - SmartCity

VP of Programs/Incoming President
Francesca Pardo, CRM - roomlia

Director of Logistics
Cherise Wilson, CHSE - Hyatt Regency La Jolla

Elaine Heston -
Goldfield Stage

Dana Cariss - Destination Hotels & Resorts

Director of Sponsorships/Social Media
Junvi Ola - Hospitality Content Studio

Director of Technology
Frank Casara - Torrey Pines Transportation

Director of
John Parker - Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

Director of Recruitment
Maryann Svaglinac - USS Midway

SDSU Student Liaison
Juliana Meda - San Diego State University

Managing Director
Denise Vissat - Very Well Done Productions

New HSMAI-SD Members

HSMAI San Diego would like to welcome the following new members:

Jigger Abendano - Expedia Lodging Partner Service

Pete Pandit - AV Guys Inc.

Kris Umstattd- Expedia