We are pleased to announce the appointment of Amanda Perlyn Jackson as Regional Director of Marketing for The Peninsula Chicago hotel.
Amanda brings more than 12 years of global integrated marketing experience. Her most recent position was Global Senior Brand Manager for Park Hyatt, based in Hyatt’s corporate headquarters. Amongst her years of hospitality marketing experience, she has been responsible for strategic implementation of advertising and marketing, brand programs and partnerships, and furthering differentiating brands within the luxury and upscale markets. Prior to Hyatt, Amanda worked at Starcom Worldwide managing global media strategy on behalf of Walt Disney World. Amanda attended Northwestern University to obtain her undergraduate degree and a Master's degree in Integrated Marketing Communications. She is passionate about giving back to the community and is the co-founder of two non- profit organizations. She is also a published illustrator of a children’s book that teaches the importance of caring for others. In her free time Amanda enjoys nurturing her passion for adventure travel, most recently having climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro .
When asked about her experience, Amanda said:
“I am thrilled to be joining The Peninsula Hotel family and honoured to represent a brand that delivers exquisite experiences and timeless glamour to guests around the world. The recent renovation of The Peninsula Chicago hotel elevates an already established leader to new levels of luxury, setting visionary standards of design and technology. I look forward to being a part of creating special Peninsula Moments for our guests, local patrons, and colleagues. During the recruitment process, James was extremely helpful, knowledgeable, communicative, and supportive. His personal passion for world travel and fine hotels enhanced the authenticity of his approach and guidance in regards to this role. I am grateful for his advice and stewardship as I made this wonderful next move in my career.”