Christine Hopkins is the new Director of Communications for Hotel Galvez & Spa and The Tremont House, which are both Wyndham Grand® Hotels, and Harbor House Hotel and Marina. The hotels are owned by Galveston preservationist George Mitchell as part of Mitchell Historic Properties. Hopkins has worked as the public relations manager for Mitchell Historic Properties since January 2008 where she promoted the Mitchell-owned hotels and commercial properties.
Christine Hopkins recently received a Gold Excalibur Award for the Hotel Galvez Centennial Media Relations Campaign from the Houston Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. Mitchell Historic Properties also received the Texas Media Award from Preservation Texas for the Hotel Galvez Centennial in recognition of “its creation of a commemorative book, “Hotel Galvez: Queen of the Gulf”; the opening of a permanent Hall of History in the hotel; walking tours and community celebration, as well as the extensive collection of personal stories about the 100-year history of the hotel.” The marketing team implementing these programs was comprised of Renee Adame, director of marketing and special projects, Sarah Harano, marketing and special projects coordinator and Hopkins. As part of the centennial celebration, George Mitchell and the Mitchell family completed an $11 million renovation of the hotel.
Hotel Galvez & Spa is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast and The Tremont House is a 119-room stylish boutique hotel located in the heart of the historic Strand District. Harbor House Hotel and Marina is located at Pier 21 in the midst of restaurants, museums and Pier 21 Theater.
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