HSMAI TOP 25 Extraordinary Minds 2023 Honoree

 Top 25 will be honored at a special reception in New York next February

McLean, Virginia, (December 12th) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI)  has selected Gretta Brooks as one of its “Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Sales, Marketing, Revenue Optimization, and Distribution“ for 2023. This is the 21st year HSMAI has compiled the list, which annually recognizes exemplary achievement and leadership in the hospitality sales, marketing, revenue optimization, and distribution.


Gretta will join an exclusive list when she is honored by HSMAI at a reception in New York on February 13, 2024.

It is with great admiration that we celebrate HSMAI’s 2023 class of Top 25 honorees in hotel sales, marketing, revenue optimization and distribution. Through their creativity, dedication, and impact, these remarkable professionals not only excel in their respective fields but have set benchmarks of excellence for the industry and inspire us all.”

Robert A. Gilbert, CHME, CHBA, President and CEO of HSMAI.

The 2023 “Top 25” honorees were judged by a panel of senior industry executives for their recent work based on the following criteria: creativity and innovation, cutting edge sales or marketing campaigns, triumph in challenging situations, and/or efforts that resulted in dramatic gains.



“I am deeply honored to be recognized among this distinguished group of hospitality leaders as a 2023 HSMAI Top 25 Extraordinary Mind. This achievement is a testament to the outstanding work of our talented team at SalesBoost. I share this prestigious award with my remarkable team and our valued clients in the hospitality industry. Our shared commitment to excellence and willingness to take smart risks fueled this success.”

Gretta Brooks, CEO and Founder of SalesBoost

The “Top 25” will be honored in person at a reception at the New York Marriott Marquis February 13, 2024. The reception is being held in conjunction with the HSMAI Adrian Awards Celebration, which recognizes the winners of the largest and most prestigious competition in global travel marketing.

In addition to the “Top 25” reception, Gretta will be featured in an HSMAI special report, receive a personalized award, and henceforward be recognized as a “Top 25 Extraordinary Mind in Hospitality Sales, Marketing, Revenue Optimization, and Distribution.”


About SalesBoost

SalesBoost is a patented, software as a service (SaaS) company providing a skill–based, simulation training platform that features unlimited business scenario replication and immediate feedback to improve effectiveness. SalesBoost leverages technology to fill the gap in learning retention and the adoption of new skills. It provides an engaging solution for professionals to tap into relevant, role-based content that is on-demand, self-paced, and available on any device, in short, easily digestible, micro-learning segments. Business professionals can access content that is meaningful to them, learn quickly, and practice real-world selling scenarios to be prepared for any situation. Additional information on SalesBoost can be found at www.SalesBoost.com.


The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is committed to growing business for hotels and their partners and is the industry’s leading advocate for intelligent, sustainable hotel revenue growth. The association provides hotel professionals and their partners with tools, insights, and expertise to fuel sales, inspire marketing, and optimize revenue through programs such as the Commercial Strategy Conference, Sales Leader Forum, and Adrian Awards. Founded in 1927, HSMAI is a membership organization comprising more than 5,000 members worldwide, with 40 chapters in the Americas Region. Connect with HSMAI at hsmai.org.


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