Appointed General Manager
At Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark in Lake Geneva - WI, USA
Marcus® Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that Kevin Karau has been appointed general manager of Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark in Lake Geneva, Wis. In his new role, Karau will oversee the operations of the only all-suite destination of its kind in the Midwest offering year-round family-fun featuring Moose Mountain Falls, the 50,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor waterpark, 225 suites, meeting spaces and family barbeque restaurant.
Karau joined Marcus Hotels & Resorts in 2013 as director of operations for Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark's sister property, the AAA Four-Diamond Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. Prior to joining Marcus Hotels & Resorts, he served as general manager of three beachfront hotels for Seahaven Beach Resorts in Panama City Beach, Fla. Prior to that role, he served as general manager of Mountain Lodge in Snowshoe, W.Va., and general manager of the Aspen/Snowmass region under ResortQuest International, one of the largest vacation rental management companies in the U.S. Karau's experience also includes working for Intrawest Resorts, serving as director of lodging of Portofino Island Resort & Spa in Pensacola Beach, Fla. and hotel manager of Snowshoe Resort in Snowshoe, W.Va. He also served as vacation rental operations manager for WaterColor Inn and Resort in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., and revenue manager of the Hermitage Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.