Industry Update
Appointment21 October 2016

Lin Schatz

Appointed General Manager
At Andaz Mayakoba Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico

Lin Schatz The new Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya, set to open December 2016 in Riviera Maya, Mexico is pleased to announce the appointment of Lin Schatz as General Manager, leading the opening of the property and managing all aspects of the pre-opening stages of development. In his new role, Schatz will also be responsible for overseeing all property operations.A hospitality and Hyatt veteran, Schatz began his career with Hyatt Hotels Corporation more than 25 years ago. Prior to joining Andaz Mayakoba Resort, Schatz most recently served as General Manager at Andaz West Hollywood in Los Angeles and numerous other locations including Hyatt Key West where he was nominated for General Manager of the Year – Small Hotels. A native of Illinois, Schatz has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Illinois State University. Schatz has served as Chair for the Board of Directors for ‘Visit West Hollywood’, participated on the Board of Directors for the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and has actively contributed to local charities and volunteered with community organizations focused on helping children. Lin loves to travel around the world and experience every destination as a local. Schatz is enjoying exploring and getting to know beautiful Mexico.

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