Kerzner International Names Jan J. Ross To National Sales Manager Position In Washington D.C.

Kerzner International, owner and operator of Atlantis, Paradise Island and other distinctive resorts, has announced that Jan J. Ross will join the company’s national sales team in Washington D.C.

Atlantis In this position, Ross will focus on generating group meeting, convention and association business for Atlantis, Paradise Island.

With more than 20 years experience in marketing, operations and sales, Ross joins Kerzner from The Anxiety Disorders Association of America in Rockville, Maryland, where she was vice president of marketing and external affairs and, before that, director of conferences and meetings. Prior to that, she was director of marketing for Health Communications, Inc. in Washington. Ross also served as director of corporate accounts for the Sheraton Hotel Corporation in Washington for seven years.

Ross, a greater D.C. native, is excited about the prospects of augmenting group meeting, convention and association business for the property within the greater D.C. area as Kerzner builds its sales team there.

“I look forward to building group business in the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area,” said Ross. “Atlantis is such a fabulous property and offers so much for all kinds of convention and meeting business.”

About Atlantis, Paradise Island

Atlantis, Paradise Island is a unique vacation destination, which celebrates the wonders of the sea and is inspired by the myth of the lost continent of Atlantis. The resort features 2,300 guest rooms; 35 restaurants, bars and lounges; an entertainment center with an innovatively designed casino; an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops: and extensive meeting and convention facilities including the largest ballroom in the Caribbean.

The resort offers the largest marine habitat in the world – second only to Mother Nature. There are 50,000 live sea animals in exhibit lagoons and displays including The Dig, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis. Guests also enjoy eleven swimming areas with eleven million gallons of fresh and saltwater swimming pools; amazing water slides hidden in life-sized Mayan ruins, as well as other gentler water rides; cascading waterfalls; and a seemingly endless stretch of beach that has been called the most beautiful in the world.

Aside from the Sports Center, guests also have easy access to championship golf at the nearby Ocean Club Golf Course. The 63-slip Marina at Atlantis accommodates luxury yachts up to 200 feet in length. For young guests, the Discovery Channel Camp at Atlantis – developed in partnership with The Discovery Channel - is a revolutionary concept in educational and entertaining children’s vacations.

For further information about Atlantis, Paradise Island; telephone 954-809-2000, or visit on-line at For reservations, call your travel agent or 800-ATLANTIS.

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