Appointed Managing Director
At Gansevoort Miami Beach - FL, USA
Martin brings more than three decades of national and international senior-management level experience to Gansevoort Miami Beach. Most recently, Martin was chief operating officer of Sunset Resorts in Jamaica where he was outwardly involved in marketing and sales, and managed quality control programs, budgets and organizational structure internally. Previously, Martin held the position of consultant at both Northern Quest Casino and Coconut Bay Resort, simultaneously. Here, he worked to develop master plans for both resorts, including, construction, operations and training. Prior to that, Martin was general manager at El Conquistador Resort & Casino in Puerto Rico where he oversaw the hotel’s marketing team. Martin entered the hospitality field with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, first in New York and then in New Jersey. Martin’s previous experience encompasses an impressive list of properties, including: Atlantis Resort and Casino, in Nassau, Bahamas; Hyatt Regency in Lake Tahoe, Nevada; and Rose Hall Resort and Country Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Gansevoort Hotel Group (GHG), the developers of the flagship Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC in New York City's Meatpacking District, is led by father and son team William and Michael Achenbaum . The company manages a successful Caribbeanresort property, Gansevoort Turks + Caicos, which opened in April 2009.more information
Recent Appointments at Gansevoort Hotel Group
12 February 2016 — Gansevoort Hotel Group announces the appointment of Gemma Keating as Corporate Director of Sales. Keating will play an integral role in managing all sales and coordinating all marketing and public relations initiatives for Gansevoort Hotel Group’s portfolio of properties including Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC, Gansevoort Park Avenue NYC, Gansevoort Turks + Caicos and Gansevoort Dominican Republic.read more
7 September 2015 — Joel Freyberg has been appointed managing director of Gansevoort Park Avenue, the second location of Gansevoort Hotel Group in New York City. Freyberg began his tenure with the group in 2004 as part of the pre-opening team at Gansevoort Meatpacking, the brand’s flagship property, serving as Hotel Manager.read more
14 July 2013 — In his new role as Hotel Manager, Jean-Francois will be responsible for all hotel operations, including staff management, recruitment and development, weekly payroll review, training, scheduling, and preparation of annual budgets, amongst other daily operational tasks.read more