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Creating forever memories for you

Make your dream wedding exceptional with the help of our expert team. We will make sure you have the best experience and memories of your wedding day, providing all you need for a successful event. Leave everything in our hands and we will make it happen.

To learn more about hosting your big day at Bellwether Beach Resort, please fill out the request formcall 727.360.1817 or 727.360.1811, or email sales@bellwetherbeachresort.com

 

Courtney Blount-Mannix 

DIRECTOR OF CATERING SALES

Courtney Blount-Mannix is the Director of Catering Sales at Bellwether Beach Resort. She is a true Floridian having grown up in Brandon, Florida. Courtney has worked at many iconic resorts in the state and personally planned hundreds of Weddings and Events on St Pete Beach over the past 13 years.  Courtney loves running, lounging by the pool and spending time with her husband, Josh, and their three dogs,  Charlotte, Oscar and Penelope.

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Christian Salazar

DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING

Christian is the Director of Sales and Marketing at Bellwether Beach Resort and has over 22 years of experience in the Hospitality industry. Christian was born in New York City and raised in Argentina (South America) with his “identical twin” Demian. Christian married his soulmate Andrea and returned to the United States where he has raised his two children Matias and Olivia, let’s not forget about his furry child Chloe as well. He has been a resident of Tampa Bay Florida for over 23 years. On his free time, Christian enjoys playing soccer, fishing, and grilling with his friends and family.

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Merzedes Suarez

CATERING SERVICE MANAGER

Merzedes is a true Florida girl, born and raised in Brandon, Florida. With over 5 years of experience in selling, planning, & executing a variety of catered events. She has a true passion for the event industry and is also a previous Bellwether bride! Merzedes enjoys spending her time off lounging on St.Pete beach with her family and friends. 

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Charles Loscocco

GROUP & CATERING SALES MANAGER

Charles grew up in a military family and had the pleasure of living in different areas of the country while growing up. He made the move to the Suncoast just over 11 years ago and has never looked back! Charles is deeply involved in the hospitality industry with over two decades of experience, eight years of which have been at Bellwether Beach Resort. He is passionate about creating unforgettable experiences at our properties and he is eager to lend his knowledge to your event planning and corporate needs! 

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Heidi Huntington

SENIOR EVENT & CATERING SALES MANAGER

Heidi is a Certified Wedding Planner (CWP) who, for over two decades, has honed her skills creating iconic experiences to accommodate the diversity of her clients. Her specialties include wedding design and production for private individuals; milestone event planning such as birthdays and anniversaries; corporate event planning for meetings, openings, incentive or awards dinners, product launches, and holiday galas; charity and special events for non-profit organizations; and special events for our Military.

In her free time, Heidi enjoys spending time with her hubby and her dog doing anything outdoors, adventurous, and fun.

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