AVENTURA, Fla. – Sept. 8, 2011 – Turnberry Hotel Group recently announced the appointment of Douglas Hustad as managing director of Turnberry Isle Miami. He will lead all aspects of the 300-acre resort and golf club’s operations.
Hustad is an
accomplished professional with more than 25 years experience in
leadership positions. For the past seven years, he was Vice
Manager of The Inn on Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C. There,
managed hotel operations and product development, helping earn the
numerous awards, including Travel + Leisure’s 500 World’s Best Hotels,
Nast Traveler’s Gold List and Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence.
served in various management positions at several Ritz-Carlton
The Peabody Memphis Hotel. He began his career with Stouffer
Turnberry Hotel Group,
a division of South Florida-based Turnberry Group of Companies,
earlier this week it will manage Turnberry Isle Miami (formerly
Turnberry Isle Resort). Turnberry created Turnberry Isle in the
reacquired the resort in 2006.
“Douglas’s prior success and passionate attention to detail make him
leader for the renewed Turnberry Isle Miami,” said C. Scott Rohm,
Turnberry Hotel Group.
Hustad earned his bachelor’s degree in Hotel & Restaurant
the University of Wisconsin-Stout and is a Certified Hotel
than five decades ago by Donald Soffer, Turnberry’s signature
Aventura Mall, Fontainebleau Miami Beach and Porto Vita in South
Turnberry Place and The Residences at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Union
in Nashville, Tenn., and Destin Commons in Florida’s Emerald Coast.
A South Florida
landmark, Turnberry Isle Miami is recognized as one of the Leading
of the World and was selected as one of the World’s Best Resorts in
Travel + Leisure magazine. The 300-acre property features 392 spacious
rooms and suites, two world-class 18-hole championship golf courses,
25,000-square-foot Spa & Fitness center rated Four-Star by Forbes,
Beach Club, 40,000-square-foot conference center, state-of-the-art
center and Michael Mina’s BOURBON STEAK, voted “Best Steak in America”
Esquire Magazine. For more information, visit turnberryislemiami.com
Hotel Group, and its affiliates, provide world-class asset and hotel
for luxury, full- and select-service hotels. Adhering to long-held
standards of excellence, Turnberry Hotel Group properties are renowned
their quality, personalized services, inviting amenities, exceptional
relations and unparalleled attention to detail. The Turnberry Hotel
portfolio includes Turnberry Isle Miami in Aventura, Fla.,
Beach, Union Station, A Wyndham Historic Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.,
Nashville Downtown, Sheraton Orlando Downtown, Marriott Downtown
Residence Inn by Marriott and Courtyard by Marriott in Aventura, Fla.,
Hampton Inn in Hallandale Beach, Fla.