Industry Update
Appointment15 April 2011

Kevin Aucello

Appointed Vice President of Hawaii Development
At Outrigger Hospitality Group in Honolulu - HI, USA

Kevin AucelloMr. Aucello is a top hotel real estate executive with extensive experience in the Hawaii market as well as first-hand knowledge of the markets and demand drivers in Guam and Micronesia. Prior to joining Outrigger, Mr. Aucello held several senior roles at CB Richard Ellis from 1997 until 2007, when he was hired by Marriot International. While working for CB Richard Ellis, he provided a full range of advisory services, including seller side brokerage and acquisition analysis and valuation for hotels, golf courses, development land, and industrial, retail, and office properties. He also established the company’s hotel brokerage practice in Hawaii and Micronesia. Over the years, Outrigger Enterprise Group has worked with Mr. Aucello on a number of projects, including most recently when he was vice president of lodging development with Marriot International where he was responsible for the approval of four hotel management and franchise agreements. He was also directly responsible for adding The Waikiki EDITION and the Courtyard by Marriot Waikiki Beach, an Outrigger-managed hotel, to the Marriot portfolio.

Outrigger Hospitality Group

For more than 70 years, Outrigger Hospitality Group has charted a journey of discovery – expanding from Hawaii to premier resort destinations in Fiji, Thailand, Guam, Mauritius and the Maldives. The privately held hospitality company currently operates and/or has in development 38 properties with approximately 6,500 rooms – inviting guests to ‘Escape Ordinary’ with authentic Signature Experiences and the Outrigger DISCOVERY loyalty program.
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Julia Davidson - VP brand strategic planning and development.

12 March 2019 — Outrigger Hospitality Group has named Julia Davidson vice president, brand strategic planning and development.  er role encompasses development of Outrigger's global brand strategy, brand marketing campaigns and brand resources, including tools and systems as well as oversight of the brand intranet environment.
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Shouma Moniz - Director of Sales and Marketing

16 January 2019 — As director of sales and marketing, Moniz is responsible for the development and implementation of sales and marketing strategy and related plans to maximize the hotel's revenue market share and optimize source market profitability.
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Edwin Torres - assistant general manager

16 January 2019 — As assistant general manager, Torres will assist Cockett in overseeing all operating departments while ensuring guest satisfaction with an eye to the bottom line. Most recently food and beverage director at Outrigger Guam Beach Resort, Torres' current career highlights are as director of event operations for the Grand Hotel Marriott in Point Clear, Alabama; food and beverage director at W Vieques Retreat & Spa in Vieques, Puerto Rico, and for Scrub Island Resort, Spa and Marina in British Virgin Islands.
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