News for the Hospitality Executive
Robert Logan Appointed General Manager at Sandy Lane Barbados
October 3, 2008 - (St. James, Barbados) – J.P. McManus, D. Desmond and Partners announce the appointment of Robert Logan as General Manager at Sandy Lane Barbados.
Dermot Desmond, Chairman of the Sandy Lane Board states, “We are very pleased to welcome Robert to Sandy Lane. As the resort reopens after an invigorating renovation this fall, he will join our team at the beginning of a pivotal phase in our resort’s history. Robert will be instrumental in leading Sandy Lane to new levels of success.”
Logan joins Sandy Lane with more than 20 years of international management experience within some of the world’s leading luxury hotels and resorts. Most recently, he served for four years as General Manager of Raffles Hotel, Singapore, where he oversaw a staff of 600 and managed the historic, 10-acre property which won numerous accolades under his guidance. Logan’s previous experience includes management positions at luxury properties throughout the world, with particular focus in Asia and the Americas where he worked for The Peninsula Group and Four Seasons Resorts.
“Sandy Lane is the premier luxury resort in the Caribbean and I am very
pleased to join this stellar team during such an exciting time. We
are just completing a substantial refurbishment of the property and this
provides the perfect platform to take Sandy Lane to a new level of excellence.
We have enhanced several key areas of the resort, with refreshed soft furnishings
and room fittings. Guests can also expect to see a completely re-styled
décor and cuisine style in Bajan Blue restaurant as well as a new
sauna and boutique product line from Paris in our Spa. We have also
undertaken staff re-training exercises resort-wide and will offer new levels
of personalized guest service and will preserve the special charm
that has made the property legendary,” says Logan.
|Also See:||Grant MacPherson Named Culinary Director and Head Chef at Sandy Lane in St. James, Barbados / November 2007|
|Sandy Lane Hotel in Barbados Appoints Carl Henderson as General Manager / December 2006|