Appointment 9 October 2018
Appointed Managing Director
At Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa in Lake Arrowhead - CA, USA
BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Geoff Young managing director for Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa, a Benchmark Resorts & Hotels property located in Lake Arrowhead, California. Greg Champion, Benchmark's president and COO, made the announcement.
Geoff Young was previously managing director of Benchmark's Snow King Resort Hotel & Condos of Jackson, Wyoming. He has served as special task force general manager for Benchmark on assignment at Santa Barbara Beach and Golf Resort, located on the Dutch Caribbean Island of Curacao. Prior to this Mr. Young was vice president and general manager for Nobel House Hotels & Resorts. He has also served a general manager for The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company LLC.
BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, is a trailblazer in the development, management, marketing and
owner-advisory services of resorts, hotels, conference centers and exclusive private clubs. In addition to the
company’s established, iconic Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio, the newly-branded Gemstone Collection
is a distinctive luxury portfolio of independent hotels & resorts in highly select and preferred destinations.
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