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Hotel executive

Charles Joseph Monahan, American hotel executive. Recipient Governor's award State of Nevada, 1978, Pursuit Excellence award Automotive Warehouse, 1972, Distinguished Achievement award National Automobile Dealers Association, 1975.

Background

Monahan, Charles Joseph was born on May 27, 1922 in Melrose, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles Joseph and Marjorie Barbara (Lewis) Monahan.

Career

Assistant manager Marlborough Blenheim Hotel, Atlantic City, 1953-1959. Director sales Traymore Ambassador Hotel, 1959-1961. Manager sales American Hotel, Miami, 1961-1964, Las Vegas Convention Bureau, 1964-1965.

Vice president sales, marketing Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, 1965-1983. Senior vice president Caesars World, Inc., 1983-1987. Vice president convention sales Golden Nugget Corporation, from 1987.

Chairman Convention Associates International, 1975-1977.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf; tennis.

Membership

Board directors International Guiding Eyes Foundation, Sylmar, California, since 1984. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1942-1946, United States Navy, 1946-1951. Member National Association Exposition Managers, American Society Association Executives (co-chairman convention committee 1984), Hotel Sales Management Association (president 1967-1968, Convention Man of Year award 1977), National Association Executives Club Clubs: Skal (Las Vegas) (president 1973-1974), Variety (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf; tennis.

Connections

Married Lillian Gertrude Morse, 1945 (divorced 1949). Married Julia Muriel Meighan, June 15, 1949 (divorced 1979). Children– Charles Joseph, Michael Charles.

Married Debra Leigh Maxwell, March 15, 1980.

father:
Charles Joseph Monahan

mother:
Marjorie Barbara (Lewis) Monahan

spouse:
Lillian Gertrude Morse

spouse:
Julia Muriel Meighan

spouse:
Debra Leigh Maxwell

child:
Charles Joseph Monahan

child:
Michael Charles Monahan