Trista Zamany - Manager, Global Accounts
Trista is a driven and focused site selection expert who joined HelmsBriscoe in 2014 with an immense knowledge of the North American hospitality market and day-to-day workings of the hotel business. Her sixteen-year hotel career with Fairmont Hotels and Resorts International began in various roles in hotel operations, including food and beverage, reservations, front desk, conference services and sales. While in the hotel industry, Trista consistently met and exceeded her sales quota with an impressive track record, achieving Fairmont’s top sales award three years in a row - a testament to her extremely strong hotel contract negotiation skills and dedication to taking excellent care of her Clients.
Her long history working in multiple market segments and familiarity with both US and Canadian luxury brands is the key to her success in being able to find the perfect venue for her Clients. Trista is a skilled negotiator who will win business through offering sound advice and creative solutions. Trista is well-known in her native Vancouver Island, British Columbia and graduated with honors from Vancouver Island University with a BA in Business Administration with a specialty in Marketing. She is a dedicated mother who values both her career and family. Trista lives in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia with her two young daughters.