Carlsbad, Calif. - December 12, 2011- Wave Crest Hotels and Resorts has appointed Regie Brown to General Manager of Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach in Carlsbad, Calif. Brown takes the reins from Bob Moore, who was promoted to Vice President and General Manager earlier this year and will oversee both the Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad and the new Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa, opening July 2012.
"Regie brings years of experience working for some of the finest hotels in the country," said Moore. "His great training and leadership skills will be invaluable in helping HGI Carlsbad continue to be one of the area's most popular getaways."
Brown has more than 17 years in the hospitality industry, with 10 of those working for Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts. He began his career as night manager at Four Seasons Resort Dallas and steadily worked his way up through the company with positions of increasing responsibility at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, HI, Four Seasons Resort Aviara in Carlsbad, Calif. and Four Seasons Resort Great Exuma, Bahamas.
Brown most recently served as rooms executive at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach. Prior to that, he was resident manager at Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. In 2007, he helped open the Grand Del Mar Resort & Spa in San Diego as director of rooms. Brown also has held positions at The Pidgeon Company and La Costa Resort and Spa, Carlsbad, Calif.
Brown attended University of Texas Arlington. He currently resides in Carlsbad with his wife and two children.
About Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach
Located across the street from the beach in Carlsbad just 25 miles north of San Diego, the award-winning Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach is a preferred hotel of Carlsbad for business or pleasure. Many of the hotel's 161 guest rooms feature ocean views and all are outfitted with the revolutionary Garden Sleep System bed that provides pressure-free comfort with adjustable firmness settings and high thread count linens. Property amenities include a swimming pool, outdoor patio with fireplace, full-service restaurant, garden seating areas with ocean views, a 3,000 square-foot ballroom and complimentary business center.