George M. Sotelo
Appointed General Manager
At Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Puerto Rico
George Sotelo has been named General Manager of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve announced Katharine Monahan, Market Vice President, Caribbean & Latin America region for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Sotelo will serve at the helm of the exclusive ultra-luxury resort in Puerto Rico which opened December 2012 as the first Reserve property in North America, a new collection of bespoke luxury properties in secluded settings around the world. With its iconic heritage, cherished Laurance Rockefeller legacy and distinctive amenities, the luxury resort in Puerto Rico offers the perfect backdrop for the world's second Reserve location.
As a seasoned hospitality professional, Sotelo joins Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve with a broad knowledge in ultra-luxury resorts having spent seven years as Hotel Manager of the One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico where he was instrumental in positioning the 173-room hotel as one of the leading luxury resorts in the world that has garnered a host of industry accolades. In addition to various executive roles, he also served as Managing Director for the Trump Hotel Collection in Miami, where he was directly responsible for leading all efforts in repositioning the hotel to a world-class luxury resort.