Devaney & Associates has announced that Michelle Mazan has joined the firm as new business development associate. Mazan’s appointment marks the first time in its 18 years that Devaney & Associates has hired a full-time business development professional dedicated to helping expand their client roster and identifying new markets.
Mazan will direct and manage business development activities to support the growth of Devaney and Associates’ client base. Mazan was most recently employed as the assistant director of sales at the Baltimore Marriott Hunt Valley Inn in Hunt Valley, Md.
“This is a very challenging, yet exciting time in business,” said Diane Devaney, Devaney & Associates president. “I am excited to have someone with Michelle’s expertise lead our new business development efforts, and I know she will complement the seasoned, award-winning team we already have in place at Devaney & Associates.”
“The Devaney & Associates team has a lot to offer, from advertising and marketing to public relations. E-marketing has also created new vehicles for this strategic and creative company to excel and I am looking forward to bringing its services to new clients and expanding our reach throughout the area,” said Mazan.
Mazan has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry working in sales, marketing and management. She is an animal activist with memberships in several preservation organizations such as the National Wildlife Federation. She also enjoys writing, music and interior decorating.