DAYTONA BEACH SHORES -- Tony Saccaro, formerly director of sales at
the Howard Johnson Hotel in Flagstaff, Ariz., joined Oceans Eleven
Resorts here as regional manager of sports marketing, responsible
for soliciting business from golf groups and other sports entities.
For golf groups, he said, Oceans Eleven can arrange play on 25
courses, including the LPGA Champions and Legends in Daytona Beach.
Among others are the Grand Haven and Cypress Knoll courses in Palm
Coast; Cypress Head and Spruce Creek, both in Port Orange, and
Turnbull Bay in New Smyrna Beach.
Saccaro, who also is a former director of sales for the Holiday
Inn in Baton Rouge, La. (under Mississippi Management), said agents
have their choice of a net rate or a commissionable rate for
Two-night golf packages vary in price. A group staying for two
nights would pay a minimum of $142 per person, double. Included
would be oceanfront or oceanview rooms, two rounds of golf at the
courses chosen (with cart), tee times arranged up to one year
ahead, daily breakfast, lunch, a gift, $1,500 worth of coupons,
access to golf specialists and all taxes. For 20 or more rooms,
there is one free package.
Oceans Eleven has four hotels and more than 800 rooms in Daytona
Beach Shores. The properties are the 323-room Plaza Resort &
Spa, the 228-room Treasure Island Inn, the 133-room Acapulco Inn
and the 174-room Beachcomer Inn.
Oceans Eleven Resorts
Phone: (800) 874-7420