In this new role, Jones will be responsible for leading the Hosts Las Vegas and Hosts Southern California offices while Gibbons will lead the Hosts DC, Hosts Baltimore, and Hosts Chicago offices.
Hosts Global has experienced tremendous growth since 2011 with Jones leading the Hosts Las Vegas team and Gibbons leading the DC & Baltimore teams to greater achievements year over year. Both individuals have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the company and their teams, helping to develop greater depth of resources in their respective destinations. In their new role, they will be able to bring those resources and extensive experience to these offices as Hosts continues to grow. “We have so many committed people within our organization who want to innovate, grow, and shape the landscape of the DMC and hospitality industry. Being able to embrace that energy, invest in them, and develop the resources that will continue to drive success (for our company and for our clients) is hugely exciting,” Gibbons states.
Gibbons and Jones have helped refine the internal processes that allows Hosts to deliver outstanding customer experiences while also contributing to the company’s professional and personal development initiatives, and encouraging the unique culture Hosts is known for. Jones remarks, “I am incredibly excited and honored to be able to serve an even larger part of the Hosts family as Hosts continues its growth. We already have the best of the best in our industry at Hosts and their commitment to delivering the “H Factor” to clients, supplier partners and each other really set us apart and I look forward to offering additional support to these amazing event professionals.”
“Hosts Global is committed to the development of our teams and these promotions will not only create greater opportunities and resources for our Hosts office teams but also provides structure to deepen the experience of our senior leadership team. Erica Gibbons and Joshua Jones have demonstrated exceptional results in their respective offices and we are excited to watch their continued excellent leadership with their expanded responsibilities,” comments Hosts Global CEO Jennifer Patino, DMCP.