PALM BEACH, ARUBA (November 7, 2011) – Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino announced the appointment of Geraldine Coutinho-Meyers as the new Associate Director of Sales of Aruba’s premier beachfront property. As the resort’s first employee, Coutinho returns to the Hyatt family with a familiarity and passion for the property. As the Associate Director of Sales, Coutinho will play an instrumental role in further enhancing Hyatt Regency Aruba as the resort undergoes exciting upgrades. Coutinho will work directly with the Director of Sales for the Hyatt Caribbean Resorts and the Sales Managers in the United States and Aruba.
Meyers began her career at the Golden Tulip
in Aruba and then accepted a position at Hyatt Regency Aruba when it
years ago, making her the first employee at the resort. While at
Regency Aruba, she used her keen insight into the industry and her
wit and wisdom to gain the trust of meeting planners and key industry
from around the world. Her accomplishments did not go unnoticed
2007 she was asked by the government to lead the Aruba Tourism
office in the United States, where she represented the island of Aruba
“We welcome back Geraldine and are excited to
have her rejoin us at Hyatt Regency Aruba,” said Fred Hoffmann, General
“Her knowledge of the property, experience with the Aruba Tourism
strong sales background makes her the perfect fit for the Associate
The Aruban-born Coutinho received her degree
in Business Administration in The Netherlands.
For more information about the Hyatt Regency
Aruba, call 1-800-55-HYATT or visit www.aruba.hyatt.com.
About Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort
Located on 12 acres of magnificent beachfront
property on Aruba’s world-renowned Palm Beach, Hyatt Regency Aruba
Casino is a year-round resort with a reputation for refined
357 sumptuous guestrooms and suites include plasma televisions, roomy
and Hyatt’s signature Grand Bed. The hotel delivers a sense of
island chic with an emphasis on unique architecture that includes an
lobby, natural stone floors and colorful Caribbean accents.
facilities are abundant and include a 3-level pool complex, a spa with
center, tennis and basketball courts, a private beach, Camp Hyatt for
the Hyatt Regency Casino. On-site dining includes Ruinas del Mar
Café Piccolo, Café Japengo and the Palms Bar & Grill.
Nine meeting rooms
and extensive outdoor areas are ideal for catered special events. The
conveniently located just 15 minutes from Queen Beatrix International
Airport. For more information, call 1-800-55-HYATT or visit www.aruba.hyatt.com.