In his role as Director of Entertainment Sales, Ari is responsible for overseeing the Entertainment, Fashion and Sports markets.
Ari joins us from Andaz Wall Street where he worked as the Business Travel Sales Manager. Ari managed the luxury leisure and consortia accounts and analyzed corporate business. Ari began his career with Hyatt over five years ago at Andaz West Hollywood where he quickly developed an understanding of luxury lifestyle brands.
“We are thrilled to have Ari Hughes join the Sales Team at Park Hyatt New York.” says Angus Pitkethley, Director of Sales & Marketing, Park Hyatt New York.” his energy, bright personality and strong customer-focused relationship background will contribute immensely to the Team,” continued Pitkethley.
Ari graduated from the University of Arizona Tucson with a B.A. in Economics.
Outside of work, Ari enjoys spending time with his wife and family/friends, playing soccer, cooking, and travelling. Ari will be based in Los Angeles where he will work remotely.