Cheyenne Mountain Resort, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Woodlands (Houston), Texas, January 30, 2007 - Benchmark Hospitality International
has appointed Donna Frost director of human resources for Cheyenne Mountain
Resort of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Laura Neumann, vice president
and general manager, made the announcement.
"It is my pleasure to welcome Donna to Cheyenne Mountain Resort," said Ms. Neumann. "She brings to her new role nearly two decades of human resources leadership gained in the public and manufacturing sectors, along with 16 years in hotels and resorts."
Donna Frost returns to the hospitality industry after serving as human resources manager and director of safety for Adam Aircraft Industries in Pueblo, Colorado. She previously served as human resources manager for the Pueblo City County Library District.
Ms. Frost invested several years of her career in the hospitality industry. During this period, she worked with Doubletree Hotels as human resources director for the Antlers Doubletree Downtown of Colorado Springs. While there, Frost participated in a merger with Promus Hotel Corporation and then Hilton Hotels Corporation, and helped transition the team when the property was sold to Adam's Mark.
Frost also held the title of human resources director for Doubletree World Arena of Colorado Springs. She assumed additional responsibilities at the corporate level as task team member and trainer for affirmative action for 30 human resources directors during another period of ownership transition. For eight years, she worked for the Five Star/ Five Diamond Broadmoor Hotel as the Human Resources Manager.
Ms. Frost attended Pikes Peak Community College before earning her Bachelors of Science in Business Management degree from the University of Phoenix. She is a certified trainer and facilitator in the disciplines of Diversity, Sexual Harassment, Safety/Respirators, Management, Customer Service, and the Continuous Improvement Process (CIP).
She is active in civic organizations, including Leadership Pueblo, Emerging Leaders, and participates as co-chair of the Asian American Leadership Group of El Pomar Foundation. In addition, she actively participates with the Department of Vocational Rehabilitation in helping to place people with disabilities. Ms. Frost resides in Pueblo, Colorado.
Set on 217 lush acres, Cheyenne Mountain Resort captures the rugged charm of the Rockies with design elements of native moss rock, massive beams, rough-sawn siding and cedar shakes. The resort features 316 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, each with a private balcony with mountain and golf course views; two restaurants, a lounge and a pub; 40,000 square feet of meeting and event space; a championship Pete Dye-designed golf course; five swimming pools; 18 tennis courts, squash and racquetball courts as well as a pro shop; Health & Fitness Center; Aquatics Center, and a 35-acre recreation lake where guests enjoy sailboards, canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, volleyball on a sand beach, and catch-and-release fly fishing (the lake is stocked with big German Browns and rainbow trout). For more information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort, contact 719-538-4000 or toll-free 800-428-8886 or visit www.cheyennemountain.com. Benchmark Hospitality International operates Cheyenne Mountain Resort.
Benchmark Hospitality International, an independent hospitality management company based in The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, operates resorts, conference centers, hotels and condominium resorts both domestically and internationally. For locations of Benchmark Hospitality properties and for additional information, visit Benchmark's Website at www.benchmarkhospitality.com.
Benchmark Hospitality International
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|Benchmark Appoints Marina De Jesus Director of Human Resources at Cheyenne Mountain Resort / April 2005|