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hotel sales and marketing executive

John Francis Metcalfe, American hotel sales and marketing executive. Certified hotel sales executive. Recipient Special Citation, Department Commerce, Boston, 1967.

Background

Metcalfe, John Francis was born on April 30, 1937 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Edward Thomas and Elizabeth Ellen (Doyle) Metcalfe.

Education

Student, American International College, 1958. Student, Cornell University, 1961.

Career

General manager Stratton (Vermont) Mountain Inn, 1962-1963. Sales manager Statler Hilton Hotel, Boston, 1963-1965. Sales director Sheraton Boston Hotel, 1956-1969.

Regional director sales, general sales manager, national director sales Fairmont Hotel Company, San Francisco, 1969-1985, vice president sales and marketing, 1985-1986. President, chief executive officer Associate Luxury Hotel, Inc., Washington, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified hotel sales executive.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to trade publications.

Membership

With United States Army National Guard, 1957-1962. Member Hotel Sales and Marketing Association (treasurer, vice president 1980-1983, Hotel Man of Year 1967), American Society Association Executives (board directors 1986-1987, Academy Leaders 1986), Meeting Planners International (board directors 1977-1978), Greater Washington Society Association Executives (board directors 1980-1982), Professional Convention Management Association, National Association Executive Club (board directors 1977-1980), Arlington Raquet Club, Glen Hills Citizens Association, Elks (house committee 1960).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, golf, fishing, skiing, softball.

Connections

Married Anne Agnes Grimley, July 7, 1962. Children: John Francis Junior, Edward A., Mark S.

father:
Edward Thomas Metcalfe

mother:
Elizabeth Ellen (Doyle) Metcalfe

spouse:
Anne Agnes Grimley

child:
John Francis Junior Metcalfe

child:
Edward A. Metcalfe

child:
Mark S. Metcalfe