News for the Hospitality Executive
Cliff Brutus Named Director of Sales and Marketing for
95-key Cap Juluca on Anguilla, British West Indies
|April 21, 2011
– Anguilla, British West Indies, Cliff Brutus has been named
director of sales and marketing for Cap Juluca – the award winning
resort on the pristine Caribbean island of Anguilla.
According to Cap Juluca’s General Manager, Gary Thulander, Brutus will take charge of all sales and marketing programs for the highly acclaimed property. “We are thrilled to welcome Cliff to our team. Cliff brings with him a wealth of luxury sales and marketing experience and with his focus on the luxury Caribbean marketplace over the past five years, Cliff has developed invaluable relationships with many of our key industry partners. It was important for us to bring on someone with Cliff’s proven success and passion to carry forth the vision for Cap Juluca.”
For the past five years, Brutus was the Area Director of Transient Sales for The Ritz-Carlton Hotels overseeing five Ritz-Carlton resorts located in the Caribbean & Mexico region. His properties won numerous awards for their marketing partnerships and production numbers under his direction.
Prior to his position with The Ritz-Carlton, Brutus was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Noble House Hotels & Resorts. Brutus gained a key understanding of the operations side of luxury resorts by starting his career as the Assistant Director of Rooms Division for Island Outpost. From the very beginning Brutus recognized the importance of attention to detail to ensure a memorable guest experience and that resonated with him as he worked his way through the ranks to Director of Sales for Island Outpost.
A native of New York, Brutus graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management.
About Cap Juluca
Removed from the world yet easily accessible by boat or air from nearby St. Maarten, Cap Juluca is an exclusive resort on the southwest coast of Anguilla in the British West Indies that offers guests the perfect "sand at your door" beach experience. The resort's 18 Moorish-styled villas, featuring 95 luxury suites and bedrooms, sit oceanfront along a mile of pristine white-sand beach, offering guests incomparable ocean views and a front door on the beach. Cap Juluca also offers fine dining and more casual dining seaside, serving award-winning cuisine and wine selections at its four oceanfront restaurants and new wine bar. Pimms, the resort's "Eurobbean" restaurant that blends European and Caribbean fare and flavors recently received Wine Spectator's 2010 Award of Excellence for its wine selections and service. The resort is also celebrated for its land-and-water fitness and sports activities. Cap Juluca also manages Temenos Golf Course, Anguilla's first and only 18-hole golf course. Located nearby, the course is the $50 million creation of champion golfer Greg Norman. Whether taking care of resort guests on the links, beach or elsewhere, Cap Juluca's gracious service professionals have earned the resort an enviable reputation for hospitality. The resort consistently wins high praise from its guests and top honors from the media and luxury-travel experts. Cap Juluca continues to set new standards for beachfront hospitality that are redefining a true beach experience.
L. Black III Named Director of Sales and Marketing for Cap Juluca on
Caribbean island of Anguilla / September 2008
|French Chef Rene Bajeux the Newly Appointed Executive Chef at Cap Juluca, Anguilla, British West Indies / August 2008|
|Gary S. Thulander Named General Manager of the Cap Juluca Resort, Anguilla, British West Indies / July 2008|
|Under New Ownership, Cap Juluca Appoints New Management Team; John Vasatka and Tania Rydon Named General Manager and Co-General Manager Respectively / June 2008|
|Adam Aron Leads Investment Group in Acquisition of Cap Juluca Resort, Anguilla, British West Indies; $80 million Renovation Envisioned / April 2008|
|Raluca Leibowitz Named General Manager and Cliff Brutus Director of Sales & Marketing of Grove Isle Resort & Club in Coconut Grove, Florida / April 2004|