Prior to his role, Hal served as the North American sales manager for the Aruba Convention Bureau directly involved in the sales, marketing and revenue strategy for all MICE related properties in Aruba. His experience spans multiple leading hotel brands including Hilton, Marriott, Renaissance, Ritz Carlton, Hyatt and Barcelo..
Prior to his 10-year tenure with Aruba Tourism Hal held operational roles including general manager with Wyndham Hotels in Charlotte and Atlanta.
Recent Appointments at Marriott
3 July 2020 — JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa is proud to announce that Doug Ridge has been appointed as the resort's new general manager for the 1,002-room resort. Ridge joined the resort team in March 2020 after previously serving as the general manager for Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
12 June 2020 — An industry veteran with a wealth of knowledge and passion, Cook's expertise and leadership will bring the guest experience to another level, further distinguishing the Amelia Island beach resort as the premier luxury hotel Florida's Northeast Coast.