GULFPORT, Miss., Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonwealth Hotels LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Malcolm Underwood to the position of director of sales at Hilton Garden Inn Gulfport.
In his role as director of sales, Underwood will direct all areas of the hotel's sales and marketing efforts. A 10-year hotel industry veteran, he brings experience from Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn by Hilton. Previously, Underwood served as sales manager at the Jackson Convention Complex/SMG in Jackson, Mississippi. Underwood is a graduate of Jackson State University with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Social/Behavioral Science. "I am very excited about this new opportunity to have a positive impact on the sales effort here at the Hilton Garden Inn Gulfport," said Underwood. "The sales department and property as a whole are looking forward to great things as we blaze into the next few months." The Hilton Garden Inn Gulfport features 137 guest rooms and suites. Each room includes modern amenities including a microwave, refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker, well-lit work desk, ergonomic chair and complimentary high-speed internet access. The hotel also features 2000 square feet of meeting space. Located at 14108 Airport Road, the property is across from the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport and only ten minutes from the beach. To make reservations or for more information please visit www.hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com or call the hotel directly at 228.863.4996.