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Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) Raises Nearly $10,000 For Kids Off The Block In Chicago


Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI)
recently hosted its annual ALHI Showcase in Chicago for meeting professionals, business executives, and incentive specialists, at which ALHI and its clients raised nearly $10,000 for the event’s designated charity, Kids Off The Block, Inc. of Chicago. ALHI’s sales team in its Chicago Global Sales Office is pictured here presenting the check for $9,655 to Kids Off The Block Founder Diane Latiker (second from left). Pictured from ALHI are (from left): Global Sales Associate Estefani Aguirre; Executive Vice President Kevin Hinton; Vice President of Sales Kathy Kozminske; Regional Vice President for the Midwest Stacy Lucherini; Executive Vice President Don Macumber; National Sales Manager Lindsay Kotas; Senior Vice President of Sales Bill Grusich; and Global Sales Specialist Tatiana Lotufo.

Kids Off The Block is a non-profit organization in Chicago’s South Side community of Roseland with the mission “To provide at-risk low income youth positive alternatives to gangs, truancy, violence, and the juvenile justice system.” Kids Off The Block provides structured programs and events for youth, which includes tutoring, mentoring, drama, music, sports, community service, cultural arts, and job readiness. Diane Latiker was named one of the Top 10 CNN “Heroes of the Year” in 2011.

With a distinctive worldwide portfolio of more than 140 Four- and Five-Diamond quality hotels and resorts, ALHI provides planners and their organizations experienced Global Sales Organization (GSO) services with diverse options among its outstanding member hotels and resorts which specialize in meetings and incentive programs. There is no cost to planners’ organizations to utilize the Global Sales services of ALHI, as its members’ dues fund the organization to best serve planners with local professionals.

For more information about ALHI, or to inquire about a future meeting at any of the ALHI member hotels or resorts, contact your nearest ALHI Global Sales Office, call the “ALHI Group Desk” toll-free at (866) 303-ALHI (2544) , and visit www.alhi.com.

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