Chris-MeadorsIt was announced by Frank Manchen, Director of Sales & Marketing. In his new role, Mr. Meadors will be responsible for the West Coast market (excluding Northern California).

Prior to coming to the San Francisco Marriott Marquis, Mr. Meadors was most recently Senior Sales Executive at the San Jose Marriott. He joined Marriott Hotels & Resorts in 2006 and over the years has also worked in Marriott's San Francisco Regional Sales Office, at the Boston Marriott Quincy, and Courtyard Emeryville. He is a graduate of Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Administration.

Chris Meadors is also a Board Member and President Elect of the Northern California Chapter of the Professional Convention Management Association.

The San Francisco Marriott Marquis features 1,363 rooms and 137 suites appointed with Marriott's signature bedding with plush crisp linens, 32-inch LCD high definition TVs with a plug-in panel, high-speed Internet, and work desks. Hotel facilities include the Fitness Center & Spa, an indoor pool and whirlpool, and four restaurants and bars including Mission Grille and The View. The property features 117,000 square feet of meeting space and 59 meeting rooms, the largest of which is the Yerba Ballroom with a total meeting space of 39,621 square feet and a seating capacity of 5,500.