Industry Update
Appointment13 October 2021

Barry Kadel

Appointed General Manager
At The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village - FL, USA

Barry Kadel

The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village is pleased to announce the appointment of Barry Kadel as the resort's general manager. A long-time member of the Marriott International family, Kadel brings more than 24 years of industry experience and leadership to this role. He will oversee day-to-day operations across all facets of the revitalized resort, including guestrooms and food and beverage outlets, as well as support of its associates and the development of new internal and external programs and activities.

Most recently, Kadel served as general manager of the Charleston Marriott Town Center in Charleston, West Virginia. Under his guidance, the hotel was recognized for significant improvements in its balanced scorecard metrics in sales generation, profit margins, guest satisfaction and associate engagement. Kadel began his tenure with Marriott two decades ago, when he served as an Assistant Food Production Manager at the Research Triangle Park Marriott in Durham, North Carolina. As his career evolved, Kadel spent time in positions within the operations and events divisions before moving into executive committee roles at the Philadelphia Airport Marriott, Westchester Marriott, JW Marriott Houston and Princeton Marriott at Forrestal. Dedicated to his community, Kadel served as the governor-appointed West Virginia Tourism Commissioner as well as the Regional Ambassador for MARPAC. He is also the Founding Chair of Marriott International's West Virginia Business Council and has spent time on boards of the West Virginia Hospitality & Travel Association, Charleston Convention & Visitors Bureau and West Virginia Fund for the Arts.

Marriott International, Inc.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,600 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 133 countries and territories.
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