Luxury Rentals, EMEA
Sara is half Spanish-half Colombian, born and grown in sunny Málaga, Spain. Although she is a Journalist, she started her path in the hospitality industry at a very young age. Being her family business is a DMC agency, she started helping out in the organization of corporate events from the age of 16. After obtaining her Degree in Journalism at Málaga University, she decided to follow the tourism career, based on all she had learned working for her mother’s company. Then, she moved to Cambridge, UK, for 6 months to gain full English fluency studying and working as a part-time waitress at boutique hotel. In 2015, Sara graduated from Les Roches Marbella, gaining her Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Management.
To finish this PGD program she completed an internship in a Barceló Hotel in Sevilla, Spain, as the assistant to the Director of Sales. In the coming years, she worked for several luxury hospitality companies in Marbella area always in sales-related positions very close to the guests and involved in the event planning like big golf tournaments and corporate events. From January 2018 until June 2021, Sara was the Sales Manager at Nikki Beach Marbella, being the person responsible for the private events department and in charge of the yearly sales plan implementation.
Having a Colombian family that’s spread out around the world, Sara has had the opportunity to visit her relatives in several countries like Switzerland, Colombia, Mexico, Miami, New York, Atlanta, France and some others! When Sara is not focused on work, you can find her having some beers with friends and writing about politics on Twitter and online media.