MEET OUR TEAM

Renata Prellwitz, CMP
Director of Sales

Her passion for the hospitality industry started while working at a small resort in North Dakota which then grew into a Hotel Management & Sales and Marketing Degree.  Working at Walt Disney World was a great education in creating unique guest experiences.   Overseeing the greatest sales team and hosting a variety of events every year has made each year so enjoyable.

Ed Saari
Special Events

 With over 25 years involved in automotive events, Ed knows how to produce national, regional and local automotive events because he has produced them before with the largest event being 5,000 cars!   

 

Brooke Daley  
Sales Manager
 

Brooke started working for Chula Vista in 2012.  She excels in selling guest rooms and meeting space for State and National Association business.  Her 15 years of sales experience is a great asset to you and Chula Vista. 

Tory Zeman
Sales Manager
 

Tory’s previous experience in sales combined with her degree in Meeting Management from Madison College has proven to be an advantage in creating successful events. She specializes in the corporate market.  She’s from the Madison area and has made Chula Vista her new home.

Emily Groves
Sales Manager

Emily has taken the Group Rooms Manager position to new heights.   Her past group sales experience with Noah’s Ark has been a great asset in booking waterpark parties & social events.  

Amber Kaminski
Senior Catering Manager

When you mention someone who is detail orientated, Amber is the perfect persona for creating a complete event.  She coordinates your food and beverage as well as your meeting room setups and audiovisual.   She has worked at Chula Vista for 26 years alongside her family.  

Alyssa Polanco
Wedding Coordinator

With Alyssa's 7 years of sales experience spanning from Manhattan to Portland, she's been able to bring new ideas to help our team continue to thrive. Alyssa will work with you to ensure you have an amazing wedding at Chula Vista Resort.

Amanda Bledsoe
Catering Manager
 

With years of experience at Miller Park, our Catering Sales Manager, Amanda, helps plan conferences and special events by coordinating room setups, food, beverage and audiovisual.  Her largest group each year is over 2000 people.  That’s a lot of cupcakes!

Taylor Youngblut
Wedding Coordinator

Taylor's combination of experience in banquets at Marriott Hotels and a degree in Event Management from the University of Iowa has helped her execute successful events. She's passionate about making your wedding day perfect at Chula Vista Resort.

WE ARE DEDICATED TO YOU!