Outrigger names vice president

October 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, People

HONOLULU, 4 October 2017:  Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Michael Shaff as vice president, hotel operations – Waikiki/Guam.

Shaff comes to Outrigger from KSL Resorts, where he held numerous key leadership roles over the past 14 years.

Most recently, he served as director of asset management overseeing three luxury resorts in southern California (Renaissance Esmeralda, Hotel del Coronado and Monarch Beach Resort & Spa). Read more

Outrigger Hotels finds new investor

November 10, 2016 by  
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WAIKIKI, HAWAII, 10 November 2016: Outrigger Hotels and Resorts and KSL Capital Partners LLC have signed a purchase and sales agreement for an affiliate of KSL to acquire Outrigger.

The transaction includes all 37 of Outrigger’s multi-branded portfolio of hotels, condominiums and vacation resort properties.

The transaction is subject to shareholder approval and customary closing conditions. Read more

Landgraf heads for Outrigger Samui

August 18, 2016 by  
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PHUKET, 18 August 2016: Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Marc Landgraf as general manager of the Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort in Thailand, effective today, 18 August.

The resort is a 52-key all-suite and villa beachfront property in Samui that has just completed renovations. Outrigger acquired the property in mid-2015.

Landgraf has over 30 years’ hotel industry experience, much of it at general manager level in Asia at leading holiday resorts in southern Thailand. He will report to William Visser, the Outrigger vice president of operations who is based in the company’s Asia Pacific regional office in Phuket. Read more

Outrigger names eCom director

July 1, 2016 by  
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PHUKET, 1 July 2016: Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Eugene Oelofse as director of marketing and eCommerce, Asia Pacific.

He will be based in the Outrigger Asia Pacific office in Phuket, Thailand, and will report directly to vice president of sales & marketing, Asia Pacific, Mark Simmons.

Oelofse, a South African national, brings 13 years experience in branding, communications, digital, marketing and CRM to Outrigger. Read more