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Hotel executive

Devon Sloan Walter, American hotel executive. Named Outstanding Convention Services Manager, Successful Meetings magazine, l987, 88. Board directors Seattle's Table Food Program. Member Meeting Planners International (board directors l986-88), Washington Society Association Executives (board directors l985-86, Rhinoceros award l984), American Business Womens' Association (president San Francisco l977-78, Woman of Year award l978).

Background

Walter, Devon Sloan was born on April 28, 1948 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Dan Ryan and Patience Lou (Loving) Hixenbaugh.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1971.

Career

Director sales Holiday Inn, Belmont, California, 1976-1977, corporation sales manager San Francisco, 1977-1978, area director sales Seattle, 1979-1981. Associate director sales and marketing Le Baron Hotel, San Jose, California, 1978-1979. Director sales Mayflower Park Hotel, Seattle, 1982-1983.

Regional sales manager Seattle Sheraton Hotel and Towers, 1983-1984, national sales manager, 1984-1986, senior sales manager, 1986-1987, manager convention services, since 1987. Visiting lecturer Seattle University, l986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to various publications.

Religion

The Gospel shows the manner and the necessary work to be done, by which salvation can be achieved. This is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living.

Politics

Peace making is the creative and positive quest for the well-being of humankind and the planet on which people live.

Views

Male and female have common humanity, having equal worth in the eyes of God. The erroneous notion that one gender is superior to another should be rejected.

Membership

Board directors Seattle's Table Food Program. Member Meeting Planners International (board directors l986-88), Washington Society Association Executives (board directors l985-86, Rhinoceros award l984), American Business Womens' Association (president San Francisco l977-78, Woman of Year award l978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, sailing, reading.

Connections

Married Philip Martin Walter, June 30, l979.

father:
Dan Ryan Hixenbaugh

mother:
Patience Lou (Loving) Hixenbaugh

spouse:
Philip Martin Walter