Industry Update
Appointment22 June 2020

Patrick Faas

Appointed Director of Food & Beverage
At Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington - PA, USA

Patrick Faas

Patrick Faas, newly appointed Director of Food & Beverage at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, is an industry leader willing to reinvent the status quo in relentless pursuit of excellence.

Hailing from the Netherlands by way of Las Vegas, Hawaii, the Bahamas and other pins on the world map, Patrick brings 30 years of industry experience to Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. It's his desire to create a destination full of immersive, world-class, epicurean eateries and establishments, showcasing the locally-grown and sustainable foods of the Laurel Highlands region.

Patrick's jour ney into hospitality began at a young age in Europe, making his way to America after college. His ability to integrate and motivate played a strategic role in the start-up success of six Las Vegas restaurants.

Taking the building blocks for growth and longevity with him, Patrick was a part of the opening and continued success of restaurants and hotels across the country, including a number of Hilton and Disney brands. He has served in numerous executive roles and on multiple industry boards during his career.

Beyond inspiring food and libations, Patrick enjoys travel, history and spending time with his grandson. For him, great satisfaction can be found in helping to create memorable experiences, mentoring others and making an encouraging impact on the people around him.

Recent Appointments at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

David Federico - Director of Resort Activities

1 July 2020 — Nemacolin Woodlands Resort has appointed David Federico as the new Director of Resort Activities. David is a discerning hotelier with a passion for serving guests and creating memorable experiences. He brings with him 20 years of experience and a luxury-resort mindset, living and working coast-to-beyond-coast in New York City, Texas, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii.
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Christopher Baran - Director of Sales and Marketing

1 July 2020 — Christopher Baran's diverse background in finance, sales, marketing and executive leadership lends itself to the comprehensive influence he garners leading the revenue, conference services, sales and marketing teams as the newly appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.
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Ben Campsey - Chief Financial Officer

10 February 2016 — Campsey brings to the position more than 15 years of financial managerial experience in the hospitality industry. He will oversee Nemacolin’s financial and accounting operations, financial planning and analysis, and the financial reporting for the 2,000 acre resort.
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