Amanda Arling, General Manager of The Whaler’s Inn, was named Tourism’s Rising Star by the CT Board of Tourism.
Arling has been at the helm of the ship at The Whaler’s Inn since December 2016. In that time she has not only lead the continuously successful property but made a splash in the Mystic Community as a whole. Amanda gives tirelessly as she sits on the Board of Directors for the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce. Now in her 3rd year as Chair for the Mystic Outdoor Arts Festival, Arling jumped in head first to lead one of the regions largest events with a smile on her face. In her continuous effort to give back, Amanda volunteers her time with Always Home, sitting on their Annual Gala Committee, as well as Mystic Aquarium serving on their Ocean Commotion Gala Committee. Amanda was also recently named to the Board of Trustees for the Eastern CT Chamber of Commerce.
When speaking of Amanda, Director of Sales and Operations, Amy Munoz states, “Amanda is not only an asset to The Whaler’s Inn, she is a true leader. Our community is made of some of the most amazing people, but Amanda has raised the bar on what it means to be a true inspiration.”