Hotel Online
News for the Hospitality Executive


Nicole Weigand Appointed as Spa Director for the
201-key Montage Beverly Hills in California

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. – (January 18, 2013) Montage Beverly Hills today announced that Nicole Weigand has been appointed to the role of Spa Director. In this role, she will oversee day-to-day operations, spa and fitness programming and development of a team of over 40 associates.

Prior to joining Montage Hotels & Resorts, Mrs. Weigand was Area Director of Spas for the Dorchester Collection. She oversaw spa operations at The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air Spa by La Prairie. She was responsible for opening the Hotel Bel-Air Spa by La Prairie after the hotel had closed for a two year renovation.

Prior to becoming the Area Director of Spas, she was the Spa Director at The Beverly Hills Hotel Spa by La Prairie for six years.

Nicole’s passion for the beauty and wellness industry started at a young age. She attended MUD (Make-Up Designory), studying the Journeyman Program and Hair Design. This program consisted of makeup training in the following areas; Fashion & Beauty Makeup, Special Effects Makeup, Hairstyling and Airbrushing. After completion, she attended esthetic training at SVASC located in Simi Valley, California. Here she fell in love with esthetics and transitioned her career into Spa.

“Nicole brings with her a great amount of knowledge and expertise. We are delighted to welcome her to the Montage Beverly Hills family,” said Hermann Elger, General Manager of Montage Beverly Hills.

About Montage Beverly Hills

Located in the vibrant epicenter of Los Angeles, Montage Beverly Hills is ideally situated for shopping and dining among Rodeo Drive’s storied collection of shops, restaurants and galleries. The hotel features 201 well-appointed guestrooms, including 55 suites as well as 20 private Residences. Spa Montage features 20,000 square feet of private relaxation lounges, a co-ed mineral pool and 17 tranquil treatment rooms and is home to the flagship full-service Kim Vō Salon. Italian cuisine is impeccably served at celebrity Chef Scott Conant’s culinary gem, Scarpetta. Tucked discreetly above Scarpetta, £10 welcomes true connoisseurs to the only official U.S. outpost of The Macallan. With our commitment to sustainability, Montage Beverly Hills was the first hotel and Residences to receive Gold LEED certification in Southern California. For information and reservations, please contact Montage Beverly Hills at (310) 860-7800 or visit

About Montage Hotels & Resorts
Montage Hotels & Resorts is a hotel and resort management company founded in 2002 by Alan Fuerstman. Designed to serve affluent travelers and homeowners, the company features an artistic collection of distinctive hotels, resorts and residences in stunning settings that offer comfortable elegance, a unique sense of place and spirit, impeccable hospitality and memorable culinary, spa and lifestyle experiences. Montage Laguna Beach, the company’s flagship oceanfront resort, opened in the vibrant arts community of Laguna Beach, California, in 2003. Montage Beverly Hills, the company’s second hotel, opened in Beverly Hills in 2008 and was the first Gold LEED certified hotel and residences in Southern California. Montage Deer Valley, located in Park City, Utah, is the company’s third property which opened in December 2010.

Montage Beverly Hills
Kacey Bruno- Director of Public Relations

Allison Gray – Public Relations Manager

Montage Hotels & Resorts
Alyssa Bushey- Corporate Director, Marketing Communications

Receive Your Hospitality Industry Headlines via Email for Free! Subscribe Here

To Learn More About Your News Being Published on Hotel-Online Inquire Here
Also See: Three Key Team Members Named to Sales and Food & Beverage Teams for the 201-room Montage Beverly Hills in California; Megan Conlin, National Sales Manager; Kathryn Carlton, Director of Group Sales; and James Proctor, Dining Director / August 2012

George Nickels Appointed as Director of Catering and Conference Services for the 201-room Montage Beverly Hills in California / March 2012

Montage Hotels & Resorts Names Gabriel Ask as Executive Chef and Tim Dupree as Associate Director of Sales & Marketing for the 201-room Montage Beverly Hills in California / April 2011

Montage Hotels & Resorts Names Jason Herthel Vice President of Acquisitions and Development / April 2011

Montage Hotels & Resorts Names Charles L. Black III to Director of Sales & Marketing for Montage Beverly Hills / January 2011

Montage Hotels & Resorts Opens the 154-room Montage Deer Valley in Park City, Utah / December 2010

Montage Beverly Hills Awarded Gold LEED Certification for Environmental Excellence, an Achievement Earned by Only 18 Hotels Worldwide / April 2009

The Element Hotel in Lexington, Massachusetts – the First Starwood Hotel to Earn Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Program / December 2008

The First New Luxury Hotel Built in Beverly Hills in More than 16 Years, the 201 room Montage Beverly Hills Opens / November 2008

Building a Green Hotel - The Challenges of Certification / Jim Butler / June 2007

To search Hotel Online data base of News and Trends Go to Hotel.OnlineSearch

Home | Welcome | Hospitality News
| Industry Resources

Please contact Hotel.Online with your comments and suggestions.