Industry Update
Appointment11 July 2019

Paige Lund

Appointed General Manager
At JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa in Scottsdale - AZ, USA

share this article
Paige Lund Paige Lund has been appointed general manager of the legendary JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa. Steve Hart, general manager of JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa and area general manager, made the announcement.Prior to her appointment at JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Lund was the general manager of the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel, a member of the Marriott group, a post she has held since 2012. As a result of Lund's successful leadership, the Renaissance Phoenix earned several awards during her tenure that included Breakthrough Leadership Training Excellence, Guest Experience, Talent Leadership and Hotel of the Year twice for the Western Region. In 2017, while in that role, Lund was promoted to Area General Manager where she oversaw and supported the Sheraton Grand Phoenix and Westin Phoenix, two notable downtown Phoenix properties.In addition to multiple leadership positions within Wyndham Hotels and Resorts and Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Lund also served as the General Manager of The Sheraton Crescent Hotel in Phoenix; Vice President of Lodging for The Canyons Ski Resort in Park City, Utah; General Manager of The Wigwam Golf Resort & Spa in Litchfield Park, Arizona; and has served in executive level positions with Westin Kierland Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, and The Boulders Resort & Spa in Carefree. Lund is actively involved in multiple Arizona hospitality and tourism organizations including Visit Phoenix Board of Directors, the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association Board, City of Phoenix Tourism and Hospitality Advisory Board, Northern Arizona University School of Hotel and Restau rant Management National Advisory Board, HopeKids Arizona State Board and is a member of AzLTA Women in Lodging. Additionally, Lund is a firm believer in giving back to the communities in which her hotels or resorts reside. In Phoenix, she has partnered with and supported an array of local philanthropic organizations including HopeKids, Make-a-Wish, St. Mary's Food Bank, Washington Elementary School District and Grace and Mercy Homeless Ministries.Lund earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from NAU in 1993 and remains active in educating and developing the next generation of hospitality professionals by visiting the university and participating in a series of lectures and presentations throughout the year.

Marriott International, Inc.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,000 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 131 countries and territories.
more information
Recent Appointments at Marriott

Craig S. Smith - Group President, International

11 May 2020 — In his new role as Group President, International, Mr. Smith will oversee all non-North American operations for Marriott including the Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa and Caribbean & Latin America (CALA) regions.
read more

Liam Brown - Group President, North America

11 May 2020 — Mr. Brown is currently Group President, Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA). A 30-year Marriott veteran, Mr. Brown has spent the majority of his career working in the U.S. Prior to taking over leadership of the EMEA region, Mr.
read more

Jen Varghese - Sales Director

1 April 2020 — Renaissance Race Course Hotel has appointed Jen Varghese as the director of sales and marketing. He has 16 years of expertise in the areas of sales, business development, strategic planning, and team management, after having worked for key brands in the hospitality industry.
read more
Advertisements