AVENTURA, FL, January 30, 2013 – Turnberry Isle Miami, an Autograph Collection Hotel, announces Paige D. Koerbel as managing director of the Forbes four-star, 408-room resort & club. A distinguished leader and hotel veteran with over 30 years of hospitality experience, Koerbel is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the 300-acre retreat.
“It’s an exciting time to be joining Turnberry Isle Miami. The property celebrates a great legacy and is unrivaled in its number of world-class amenities including two acclaimed golf courses, expansive meeting space, three story spa, Celebrity Chef Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak restaurant and Aventura Mall across the street,” said Koerbel. “I look forward to continuing its success and ensuring Turnberry Isle’s rightful place as one of the legendary resorts of the world.”
Koerbel spent 33 years with Marriott serving in various roles including most recently general manager of Doral Golf Resort & Spa, formerly a Marriott property, where he led the property’s resort-wide renewal leading up to its 50th Anniversary in 2012. Koerbel’s previous positions also include regional vice president of Renaissance Hotels North America, Midwest general manager for Renaissance Hotels and also general manager for Marriott in Chicago, Detroit and Dayton, Ohio. The South Florida-resident has received numerous accolades throughout his celebrated career including General Manager of the Year twice with Marriott Worldwide as well as Leadership Excellence Awards.
Koerbel earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Penn State University.
About Turnberry Isle Miami
Tucked away on 300 tropical acres between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Turnberry Isle Miami is a Mediterranean-style retreat with a culture of authenticity, spirited service and enriching experiences. The resort is renowned for its two championship golf courses designed by Raymond Floyd, Celebrity Chef Michael Mina’s award-winning Bourbon Steak restaurant, three-story Spa & Fitness Center, the elite Cañas Tennis, three relaxing pools, 40,000 square feet of meetings space, beach club on the Atlantic and engaging kids camps all within reach of 408 spacious guest rooms and suites. An Autograph Collection property, Turnberry Isle Miami has a reputation for excellence having ranked amongst Travel + Leisure’s ‘World’s Best.’. For more information or for reservations, call 1-866-612-7739 or visit www.turnberryislemiami.com. For regular updates and news, follow @TIsleMiami on Twitter / Facebook.com/TurnberryIsleMiami.