Oahu’s Turtle Bay Resort has welcomed Brina Fritzsche as group sales manager and Ginger Oswald as customer relationship marketing manager.
Fritzsche has nearly a decade of hospitality and group sales experience, most recently serving as multi-property group sales manager with Starwood Hotels & Resorts on Maui. She previously worked in group sales at The Modern Honolulu and at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay.
She also worked in sales with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii. She started her career as a sales intern at The Royal Hawaiian in Waikiki and as an aloha ambassador at the Sheraton Waikiki. Fritzsche was born and raised on Oahu and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in speech communications from the University of Hawaii.
Oswald previously worked in marketing at Hawaiian Telcom, where she managed digital marketing strategies, including e-mail, online advertising, social channels and the company’s web site. In that position, she launched the company’s Facebook page and created a cross-departmental team to support the page; and she also worked on two major web site redesigns, along with improving the company’s online purchasing process. In addition, she teaches computer skills and application use to retired community members. Oswald was born and raised on Oahu and is a graduate of the University of Hawaii, where she studied information and computer sciences.