Appointed Managing Director
At Grand Velas Los Cabos in Los Cabos (and vicinity), Mexico
Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Mexico’s “Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” Velas Resorts announces Andreas Schmidt has been named Managing Director of the Grand Velas Los Cabos. In Mr. Schmidt’s new position, he is responsible for the new 304-suite resort’s next generation of all-inclusive amenities and facilities including a selection of gourmet specialty restaurants led by top chefs, including two star Michelin chef Sidney Schutte; world class Se Spa; staff ratio of 3 to 1; exceptional meeting facilities, and commitment to the environment. Grand Velas Los Cabos is the newest resort of Mexico’s Velas Resorts with over 25 years of tradition in hospitality.
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, the four Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit have earned more than 43 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award.more information
Recent Appointments at Velas Resorts
31 July 2019 — Miguel Leopoldo Gallegos has been named Executive Chef of Casa Velas, an adults only boutique hotel and ocean club in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. In his new role, he is responsible for the Emiliano and the Beach Club Restaurant and the resort's 24-hr insuite dining program.read more
21 June 2018 — Denys Montes de Oca has been promoted to Corporate Leisure Sales & Marketing Director for Mexico's Velas Resorts. In her new role, she'll be heading up the resort collection's sales team in the US and Canada as well as spearheading efforts in emerging markets like South America, Europe (UK, Germany and Russia) and Australia.read more
29 November 2017 — Guillaume Morance has been named Executive Chef of the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. In his new position, he is responsible for the “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” resort’s five restaurants, three of which are AAA Four Diamond rated; poolside snack bar; casual all day dining option, and the catering operation of the 267 all suite luxury resort.read more