Hospitality Industry Testimonials

I’ve had the sincere pleasure of working with Guardian Event Solutions and with Jill Jordan and Maria Smith for many years as their Marriott Global Sales Group Account Manager representing them to over 7,000 Marriott brand hotels globally. Guardian Event Solutions has an excellent relationship with me, which allows them the ability to gather information quickly and efficiently, to allow the right hotels to be selected for their events nationwide! Additionally, Guardian Event Solutions is dedicated to serving both the client’s interests all while understanding the hotel’s needs and expectations.
Debbi L. Rowley
Group Account Manager
Marriott National Group Sales
I have had the distinct pleasure of working with Jill and Maria for over 30 years! They have always been extremely professional with every interaction and their knowledge of the industry is exceptional. With their vast experience and knowledge of the industry, they are able to work both sides of the opportunity to develop the best overall package that makes the event a success. Their long standing relationships that they have in the industry, also makes them industry experts. It is always a pleasure to work with Jill and Maria, as they are always trying to insure an exceptional outcome!
Jeffrey F. Perrin, CMP, CFMP
Global Director
Americas Hyatt Hotels & Resort
I have worked with Jill and Maria for over 27 years and I am always very excited when I realize I will be partnering with them on bringing an event to our city. Their ethics value and high level of professionalism is hard to find and I appreciate that they look out for both their clients and the hospitality individuals they work with. They are extremely knowledgeable about this crazy business we are in and it is such a pleasure to work beside them as I know I am working with the best of the best.
Kathy Reak, CFMP
Senior Director of Convention Sales, Visit Colorado Springs
Working with Jill and Maria over the last 18 years has been a real pleasure. They are reasonable, realistic, supportive, and most importantly, knowledgeable about Hilton and our industry. Over the years I’ve worked with Jill and Maria on group business, they always put the client’s best interest first. Hilton Worldwide recognizes Guardian Event Solutions as a global account due to their years of experience and the ease of doing business with them and their clients.
Sandra Schutrop
Director of Sales
Hilton Worldwide Sales
Guardian Event Solutions professionalism, attention to detail, service commitment to their clients and suppliers is of the highest standard and evident by all; which contributes greatly to their continued success.
Gerri Bluhm
Corporate Director of Sales
Southeast & Mid-Atlantic