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Douglas Ariza-Giammaria Appointed Hotel Manager
at The Laguna Resort & Spa, Bali

Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, January 2008, - The Laguna Resort & Spa, Nusa Dua, Bali takes great pleasure to announce the appointment of Mr. Douglas Ariza-Giammaria as Hotel Manager effective as of 15th December 2008.  Douglas arrives at The Laguna Resort & Spa after spending two and a half years as Director of Rooms for The Regent Singapore, A Four Seasons Hotel, managed by the Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts Group.
A seasoned hotelier, Douglas brings a wealth of hospitality and management experience to the resort. Douglas started his hotel career in 1995 in Banquets at the UH Hilton in Houston, Texas.  During his tenure with the Starwood Company, he has held senior capacities in Rooms, Revenue Management, Food and Beverage and Sales and Marketing. During his career he embraced the challenge of relocating to distinct destinations around the globe. Senior roles have taken him to the St. Regis Houston of North America, The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Greece, The Great Wall Sheraton, Beijing-China and The Regent Singapore, A Four Seasons Hotel.
Douglas has a Bachelorís degree from the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management University of Houston, where he also pursued his Masters in Hospitality Management at the same institution. Douglas is known for his hands-on management style within the work place that is based on approachability and open communications. He is passionate about motivating his team and recognising their achievements. Fluent in Spanish and English, Douglas also speaks Greek and Italian. He is looking forward to experiencing the islandís art and culture during his time in Bali.
In his capacity as Hotel Manager, Douglas will assume overall responsibility for the Security, Housekeeping, Front Office and Recreation Departments as well as the Fitness Centre and Laguna Spa. He will report directly to Mr. David Cuddon, the General Manager of The Laguna Resort & Spa, Nusa Dua, Bali.
The Laguna Resort & Spa, Nusa Dua, Bali is a haven of relaxed luxury offering the highest level of personalised service to discerning travellers. Located in the exclusive Nusa Dua resort area, on Bali's most beautiful beach, a tranquil haven of tropical gardens and sparkling lagoons, the resort features 271 guestrooms and suites reflect a contemporary Balinese style. A Lagoon Access Rooms allow the guest to step from their private balcony directly into crystal-clear lagoon waters, 24 hours Butler service, 3 restaurants and bars, meeting facilities and spa. To learn more the resort, please visit

Sugeng Purnomo 
Director of Marketing Communications 
The Laguna, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Nusa Dua, Bali
Kawasan Pariwisata Lot N2 Nusa Dua, Bali, 80363, Indonesia
t 62 361 771327 f 62 361 771849 c 62 815 58100 274

Also See: The Rajawali Group and Starwood Open The St. Regis Bali Resort; The 121 Suite and Villa Property Located in Nusa Dua On the Southern Tip of Bali / September 2008



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