Wednesday, March 24, 2010 | 10:56 a.m.
Joni Peru has been named vice president of sales for Tropicana Las Vegas.
Peru is responsible for convention sales and services, catering and audio visual for the hotel-casino.
The Tropicana said Peru previously was the director of sales and national sales manager for the Mirage hotel-casino, where she worked for six years.
She also was assistant director of sales, sales manager and senior convention services manager at New York-New York.
Peru is a member of MPI - Meeting Professionals International and SITE - Society of Incentive Travel Executives.
Tropicana Las Vegas sits on the south-east corner of Tropicana Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard, an intersection which has the most adjacent hotel rooms in the world, also making it one of the most busy. The hotel has 1,658 rooms, three restaurants, a 62,011-square foot casino and a spa.The Tropicana's five-acre pool complex stretches throughout the center of the the hotel/casino and remains it's most recognizable feature. It features swim-up blackjack during the summer months, a swim-up bar, dining areas and a wedding chapel. The Tropicana is also home to Brad Garrett's Comedy Club. For pre-show dining, take advantage of one the casino’s dinner and a show packages or just head over to Cafe Nikki, Biscayne Steak, Sea & Wine or Bacio Pasta & Vino.