News for the Hospitality Executive
Matthew Bailey Named Managing Director of the 780-room
Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa in Maui, Hawaii
|MAUI, Hawaii - August 6, 2007 – Matthew Bailey has been
named managing director of the 780-room Grand Wailea Resort Hotel &
Spa in Maui, Hawaii. A veteran hospitality executive, Bailey brings more
than 20 years experience working with four and five-star resorts and hotels.
Bailey most recently, he served as Senior Vice President of operations
at ResortQuest Hawaii, supervising its 27 properties on the four major
Hawaiian islands. Prior to that, he was co-founder and chief operating
officer of Fandango Resorts in Park City, Utah. Previous hospitality experience
includes leadership positions at several luxury properties in Hawaii, including
The Manele Bay Hotel on the Island of Lana’i and The Kapalua Bay Hotel
& Villas in Kapalua.
A native of Dayton, Ohio, Bailey received his Bachelors Degree from the School of Hotel Administration at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa
Overlooking the southern shores of Maui, the Grand Wailea Resort's 40-acre property provides open spaces for the active vacationer, beauty for romantic getaways and fun for the whole family. Situated on one of America's top beaches, the resort features luxury accommodations, the action-packed 2,000-foot long Wailea Canyon Activity Pool, the unparalleled Spa Grande, the exquisite Seaside Chapel for weddings and vow renewals and an array of recreational activities including championship golf and tennis.
The Grand Wailea Resort is repeatedly named one of the world's best resorts by Condé Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure. For further information and reservations, call a travel professional or 1-800-888-6100 or visit the resort's Web site at www.grandwailea.com. Waldorf=Astoria Collection
Hilton Hotels Corporation introduced this new luxury line of hotels and resorts to extend the cachet of the legendary Waldorf=Astoria hotel, which Conrad N. Hilton called “The Greatest of Them All.”
|Also See:||Hilton Hotels New Luxury Brand, The Waldorf=Astoria Collection, Adds Three CNL Owned Resorts - Grand Wailea Resort, Arizona Biltmore Resort and La Quinta Resort / January 2006|