MEET THE TEAM

RFP

DREW VARGA

VP of Operations - Group Sales

P: 702.693.4039 | E: dvarga@hrhvegas.com

MICHAEL GASTA

Executive Director of Sales

P: 702-693-5527 | E: mgasta@hrhvegas.com

LIA RISPOLI

Executive Director of Event Sales

P: 702-693-5230 | E: lrispoli@hrhvegas.com

MICHAEL ROWLAND

Executive Director of Group Sales

P: 702-693-5234 | E: mrowland@hrhvegas.com

CREECY UNDERWOOD

Event Sales Manager

P: 702-693-4446 | E: creecyu@hrhvegas.com

MICHAEL CATALANO

Director of National Sales (51+ rooms)

P: 702-693-5536 | E: mcatalano@hrhvegas.com

BETH AUTEN

Event Sales Manager

P: 702-693-4077 | E: bauten@hrhvegas.com

MIKE ROTH

National Sales Manager (51+ rooms)

P: 702-693-5224 | E: mroth@hrhvegas.com

WENDY YU

Event Sales Manager

P: 702-693-4009 | E: wyu@hrhvegas.com

JULIA TOVAR

Senior Convention Services Manager

P: 702-693-4003 | E: jtovar@hrhvegas.com

GABRIELLA CIAGLO

Convention Services Manager

P: 702-693-4006 | E: gciaglo@hrhvegas.com

CHELYNNE SPINNING

Leisure Sales Manager

P: 702-693-5067 | E: cspinning@hrhvegas.com

ROSE HEIMLICH

Delphi Manager and Lead Catcher

P: 702-693-5259 | E: rheimlich@hrhvegas.com

TANISHA FUNCHES

Executive Assistant - Group Sales

P: 702-693-5223 | E: tfunches@hrhvegas.com


STANDING OVATIONS

...you were spot on totally 100%. Thank you again. From your wait staff to the security folks - to the food - it was spot on!

Dawn Coots

DRI

...we are sincerely grateful to you and your amazing team! We are very happy with the results and look forward to our next venture...

Dan Lamb

Senior Vice President

Monster Energy Company

...we certainly appreciate the frequent contact. Not real typical in this business anymore, however very much appreciated.

Curt

Executive Director / CEO

School Safety Advocacy Council

...had nothing but good things to say about every aspect of the program...both Gary and Glenn were totally blown away...executives LOVED the property...

Your hotel is definitely top of the list...

Crystal Petty

Strategic Sourcing Manager

Scarritt Group, Inc.

...we cannot thank you enough for helping make our meeting at the Hard Rock such a tremendous success. What is even more impressive...it seemed the entire hotel staff, seemed extremely pleased with their roles, and took pride in the jobs, and the hotel. We were well taken care of.

Needless to say, your hotel was a hit. Our clients were extremely impressed, and will utilize the property when they are able.

Glenn Michael

Project Manager

Scarritt Group, Inc. & Source 360 Inc.

The Hard Rock Hotel is on the cutting edge with entertainment, restaurants and the Hotel accommodations are some of the best in all of Las Vegas. The hotel is centrally located, sits off the Las Vegas Strip, however still walking distance to all the other major resorts and most important they have some of the best staff.

Mark J. Jacoby

Area Director

Boys & Girl's Clubs of Southern Nevada

I just want to thank you all for helping us make our event run without any issues and it was a huge success. I have not encountered such an attentive staff in all my times of working on events.

Renee Hastings

Your NOVA Sales Rep

NOVA

...would like to thank you and the entire sales department for a truly wonderful and memorable weekend. We had a blast. We’ve told just about everyone of the hospitality you showed us throughout the weekend.

Keith Mays

Area Vice President, Food & Beverage and Manufacturing

NALCO Water An Ecolab Company

...I want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to each of you for your help, guidance, patience, leadership, and stamina! I know the event was long on Saturday but each of you held in there and helped to ensure that we pulled off a successful event and I cannot begin to thank you enough for that!

Erica Thompson

Regional Event Specialist: Dinners, Galas & Golf

ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

I just wanted to thank you and your staff for allowing us to have our charity event at the Hard Rock this past weekend. It was a huge success! Our happy hour/meet and greet Friday night was perfect! Not only was the food wonderful, the presentation was amazing.

Leea M. Myers

National Sales Manager

All World Promotions