News for the Hospitality Executive
MINNEAPOLIS AND ARUBA (Jan.17, 2012) – Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups, today announced the appointment of Mark Lyttleton-Frances as general manager of the Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa. Lyttleton assumed his new role January 8, 2013.
“Mark brings a wealth of experience in the luxury resort segment, as well as the Caribbean market,” said Javier Rosenberg, chief operating officer, Radisson, Americas. “I am confident his leadership skills and attention to detail will strengthen Radisson’s position as the island’s leading resort, offering impressive service and facilities on the island’s best beach.”
The resort recently completed a $30 million renovation that included refurbishing the hotel’s 355-rooms and key public areas.
Lyttleton-Frances has more than 20 years experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining the Radisson Aruba, he served as General Manager of The BodyHoliday LE SPORT in St. Lucia overseeing operations and strategy for the resort. Previously, Lyttleton-Frances was regional general manager for development with MacDonald Hotels and Resorts in the United Kingdom, in addition to senior management and general manager roles in South Africa.
About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group – born in early 2012 – is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups. The portfolio of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group includes more than 1,300 hotels, a global footprint spanning 81 countries and territories, a powerful set of global brands (Radisson Blu, Radisson®, Park Plaza®, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Hotel Missoni). In most of the group’s hotels, guests can benefit from the loyalty program Club CarlsonSM, one of the most rewarding loyalty programs in the world. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ more than 80,000 people.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium.
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Lyttleton-Frances Named as General Manager for The BodyHoliday, a
154-room All-inclusive Wellness Resort on St. Lucia / September 2011