News for the Hospitality Executive
|OSOYOOS, BRITISH COLUMBIA, October 7, 2009 – The upcoming
Watermark Beach Resort has appointed Ingrid Jarrett, Paul Scanlon and
Joseph Dubois as General Manager, Hotel Manager and Director of Sales,
respectively. The resort is set to open in Osoyoos, British Columbia in
A veteran of luxury hotels, Jarrett brings more than 20 years of experience working in various capacities in renowned hotels including The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, The Fairmont Palliser, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald and The Fairmont Empress. Prior to her appointment, Jarrett was the General Manager of The Cove Lakeside Resort. She also sits on numerous boards, including that of the British Columbia Hotel Association, the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association and Tourism Kelowna, in addition to serving as the President of the Central Okanagan Small Producers and Processors Association.
Born and bred in British Columbia, Scanlon brings a wealth of experience and knowledge about the marketplace and hospitality industry to his new position. Paul comes to the Watermark from the Nita Lake Lodge in Whistler, where he most recently held the position of Hotel Manager and was instrumental in the opening of the new property. Prior to the Nita Lake Lodge, Scanlon was the Director of Operations for Whistler’s two Pan Pacific hotels.
Joseph Dubois bears a cadre of impressive tourism-industry experience. Most recently, he served as the President of the Dubois Hospitality Group, a consulting firm that specializes in sales and marketing for a number of well-known hotel and resort properties throughout Canada. Prior to this position, he served as the National Director of Internet and Tours for Accent Inns, National Director of Tour and Travel for Coast Hotels and Resorts and as the Canadian Regional Director for JetSet Tours and Holidays.
About Watermark Beach Resort
Set in the heart of Canada’s premiere wine growing region along the quiet shores of Osoyoos Lake, the luxurious new Watermark Beach Resort will offer all the services and amenities needed for the perfect fall getaway, wedding, or meeting destination. The four-story, 153 suite Watermark Beach Resort complement of amenities will include a spa, fitness facility, steam room, hot tubs, seasonal pool with waterslide, wine bar and wine bar patio with an summer kitchen. Opening day is scheduled for October 31, 2009.
For more information about Watermark Beach Resort, call 1.888.755.3480 or visit www.watermarkbeachresort.com.
Ph: 604 932 0308
Cell: 604 902 1977