Hyatt Regency Trinidad, located in the Port of Spain International Waterfront Development, is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Westell as general manager. A London-born, 20-year Hyatt veteran, Richard will oversee the day-to-day operations of the 423-room, 15-suite hotel that caters to business and leisure travelers.
Richard joins Hyatt Regency Trinidad with experience in various positions including food and beverage operations and executive management with a specialization in menu engineering, revenue management and guest and investor relations. In his previous role as General Manager at Hyatt Regency Merida in Mexico, Westell served more than 10 years overseeing all aspects of the property in accordance with Hyatt's mission and values.
Recent Appointments at Hyatt
14 November 2019 — Scott Lane has been named general manager of Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland, set to open January 28, 2020. Lane will manage all property and opening operations for the 220-guest room hotel located in the heart of downtown Portland, including the on-property restaurant Masia.
14 November 2019 — Hospitality veteran Shane Nicolopoulos has been appointed general manager of Hyatt Regency Portland at the Oregon Convention Center, slated to open December 19, 2019. In his new role, Nicolopoulos will oversee all property and opening operations for the hotel including 600 well-appointed guestrooms, an estimated 300 colleagues, and all food and beverage operations.