In April 2021, Garine Ferejian-Mayo was appointed Chief Commercial Officer of Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.

In this newly created position, Ms. Ferejian-Mayo leverages her 25 years of industry experience to drive the execution of Sonesta’s commercial operations while leading the company’s Sales, Revenue, Distribution, Call Center, and Field-Marketing teams. In conjunction with Chief Operating Officer Vera Manoukian, Ferejian-Mayo crafted the company’s commercial strategy to position Sonesta as an industry leader with outstanding financial results and guest satisfaction.


Sonesta is one of the fastest-growing hospitality companies in the U.S., currently ranked 8th by Smith Travel Research (STR) with 1,200 properties totaling 100,000 guest rooms across 15 brands in eight countries. You will find nearly 300 hotels under one of Sonesta’s seven brands – Royal Sonesta ; Sonesta Hotels & Resorts ; Sonesta Select ; Sonesta ES Suites ; Sonesta Simply Suites ; Sonesta Posadas del Inca ; Sonesta Cruise Collection – operating in the U.S., Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Peru, and St. Maarten.

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