Tricia Eschle Named Director of Sales & Marketing at The Westin South Coast Plaza

COSTA MESA, CA. November 15, 2017 – Tricia Eschle has been named the director of sales and marketing at The Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. Conveniently situated in Orange County’s commercial and cultural center, The Westin is one of the area’s most popular hotels for business and leisure travelers.

Eschle returns to the hotel after most recently serving its associate director of sales until last November when she became director of sales for The Inn at Laguna Beach and The Laguna Beach House. She originally joined The Westin in 2010 as the business travel sales manager, and later became business travel account director.

Her other past experience includes serving for six years as the corporate sales manager at the Sheraton Pasadena Hotel, where she managed a portfolio of national and volume corporate accounts including some groups. She also was the task force business travel sales manager at the W Hollywood and completed internships with Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort and with the Hilton Trinidad & Conference Center.

Eschle holds a bachelor’s degree in communications with a public relations concentration from Mississippi University for Women and a master’s degree in tourism studies and hospitality management from Florida International University.

“We are delighted to bring Tricia back to the hotel to spearhead our sales and marketing initiatives. We are confident that her proven record of success and outstanding performance through her years at Starwood will be an important asset for us, ” said Mike Hall, general manager of the Westin South Coast Plaza.

In 2016, the hotel completed a renovation of all its guestrooms that feature new Westin Heavenly® Beds where travelers may enjoy a deep and restful sleep. For design value, all ceilings were given smooth surfaces and crown moldings were added. All hard and soft goods were replaced, including HD televisions, and the bathrooms featuring the Heavenly® Shower underwent a comprehensive reformation resulting in majority of rooms featuring large walk-in showers.

The Westin South Coast Plaza is considered to be Orange County’s landmark hotel and is the only premiere Westin property in the county and features 393 spacious guestrooms and 35, 000 square feet of unique indoor and outdoor meeting space that can accommodate up to 600 participants banquet style. The unique Terrace Level offers a relaxing outdoor space ideal for wedding and gala events, plus an outdoor gazebo specifically designed for wedding ceremonies and themed events.

Located at 686 Anton Boulevard in Costa Mesa, California, The Westin is adjacent to South Coast Plaza, a unique retail center and an ultimate shopping destination. With over 280 luxury stores and restaurants, it has the highest concentration of premier stores in the country. For information, call (714) 540-2500 or visit

Dan Pittman


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