News for the Hospitality Executive
Jim Mikula Appointed Managing Director of Hotel Madeline Telluride
& Inn At Lost Creek in Telluride Colorado
February 3, 2012 (Telluride, Colorado) - Ektornet US, Inc. has announced the appointment of Jim Mikula as Managing Director of Hotel Madeline Telluride and the Inn at Lost Creek in Telluride, Colorado. Bringing enviable experience in managing multi-faceted businesses at the top end of the hospitality industry, Mikula is responsible for all operations at the Colorado Rocky Mountain luxury addresses, including assuring a 5-Star guest experience and successful sales and marketing efforts at both properties.
"Jim is a true professional with extensive luxury hospitality experience in a range of disciplines, both domestically and internationally. This knowledge, combined with his previous ties to the destination and passion for the mountains, make him an exceptional choice for our 5-Star properties. We welcome him back to Telluride warmly - during the height of ski season, no less - and look forward to utilizing his extensive expertise at the best escapes in the Colorado Rockies," said Kai Ringenson, President of Ektornet US, Inc., the investment group which owns and manages both properties.
Mikula spent 11 years with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, finishing as Area Director of Marketing with regional sales and marketing responsibility for 10 hotels in the Asia Pacific region. He arrived in Telluride following an extended run as General Manager at upscale properties including Boot Ranch, a luxury community and private club in Fredericksburg, Texas; Baronette Renaissance Hotel Novi, a boutique hotel in Novi, Michigan; and Cornerstone Colorado, a luxury community and private club located between Montrose and Telluride.
Born and raised on a horse ranch in Sacramento, CA, Mikula earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Hotel Administration from University of Nevada Las Vegas.
For more information on Hotel Madeline Telluride please visit www.hotelmadelinetelluride.com or call 970.369.0880. For more information on the Inn at Lost Creek please visit www.innatlostcreek.com or call 888-601-5678.
Hawkins International PR