Acqualina Resort & Residences Appoints Mauro Pinho to Vice President of Sales & Marketing

MIAMI, September 1, 2022Acqualina Resort & Residences, the ultra-luxury award-winning resort in Miami’s Sunny Isles Beach, announces the appointment of Mauro Pinho to the role of Vice President of Sales & Marketing.

In this new role, Pinho will further grow Acqualina’s brand awareness creating more opportunities for strategic promotions and hotel marketing programs. He will also optimize revenue and support events/catering and sales-related functions, ensuring all efforts are aligned across the company.

“We are so happy to welcome Mauro back to Acqualina,” said Deborah Yager Fleming, CEO & Partner. “Mauro understands Acqualina’s brand culture and values and his strong background in sales and marketing will be a great asset to us.”

Pinho, who began his career with Acqualina as Director of Sales & Marketing in 2017, has a wealth of luxury hospitality experience gained through senior roles in sales and marketing. Recently, Pinho was Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Orbite Space, the world’s first space training campus.  He also held senior sales and marketing positions at Fasano Hotels in Brazil and Uruguay and at The St. Regis Hotel Bal Harbour.

“I am beyond excited about returning to Acqualina,” said Pinho. “The team is amazing at delivering exceptional guest experiences, and we have many ideas on how to further personalize each stay and curate unique moments for our new and existing guests and residents.”

A native of Brazil, Pinho holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management from Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado in Brazil and speaks four languages (English, Portuguese, French and Spanish).

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About Acqualina Resort & Residences 

 Acqualina Resort & Residences is where the charm of a Mediterranean villa meets elegance on the beach. The lush grounds feature red couches set on Seashore Paspalum grass and are dotted with signature red umbrellas. A seaside luxury haven located on 4.5 beachfront acres in pristine Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina Resort features 98 impeccably appointed guest rooms and suites and 188 residences with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, world-class dining including Il Mulino New York, the alfresco Costa Grill and the new Ke-uH Japanese restaurant, three oceanfront swimming pools, spacious meeting rooms and an innovative marine biology-based children’s program. A variety of lavish interior and exterior venues provide an ideal background for opulent weddings and memorable events. Acqualina Spa provides guests with an exquisite 20,000-square-foot, two-story tranquil sanctuary of excellence and relaxation. A family-owned and operated property, Acqualina is a recipient of the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Awards for both the hotel and spa and the AAA Five Diamond Award.

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Acqualina Resort & Residences