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Martin Sinclair Appointed General Manager
Four Seasons Resort Nevis
Departing General Manager Robert Whitfield to Take Helm
at New Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto, California


NEVIS, West Indies — June 24, 2004 — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Sinclair to General Manager.  Sinclair joined Four Seasons Resort Nevis in September 2002 in the role of Resort Manager.  A seasoned hospitality executive, he brings to his post more than 20 years of experience in Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts across the world.  Effective August 1, 2004, the resort will also welcome Todd Cilano as its new Resort Manager.  Cilano is currently Director of Rooms at Four Seasons Hotel London.

Sinclair is preceded as General Manager by British-born Robert Whitfield, who will join the new Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto, California as General Manager, leading the hotel's pre-opening team.  Whitfield, who has spent six years in Nevis and more than 10 years in the Caribbean, will assume his new role in late June.

Sinclair was Residence Club Manager at the pioneering Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara in Carlsbad, California prior to joining Four Seasons Resort Nevis.  Previously, he was Director of Rooms for Ritz-Carlton, Chicago (A Four Seasons Hotel) and before that, Director of Rooms for Four Seasons Hotel Chicago.    Other experience includes Resort Manager at Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay and various Front Office managerial positions with the Regent Hotels in Sydney, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand.

A native New Zealander, Sinclair began his hotel career as a management trainee at Intercontinental Hotels in Auckland, New Zealand.  He currently resides in Nevis, West Indies with his wife and two young daughters.

Four Seasons Resort Nevis, the Caribbean's first AAA Five Diamond resort, is nestled along the shores of Pinney's Beach in Nevis, West Indies.  The 196-room luxury resort serves as an unspoiled, intimate retreat replete with world-class dining, a full-service spa and legendary Robert Trent Jones II golf course. 


Tara MacIntyre
Director of Public Relations
Four Seasons Resort Nevis–New York Office
Tel: 212.935.4955

Also See: Four Seasons Resort Nevis to Reopen in November 2000; Robert Whitfield Named General Manager / May 2000
Four Seasons Hotel in East Palo Alto Seeks Extension of Construction Start Date; Redesigning to Bring Costs Down / July 2003

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