Amy Johnson Named General Manager of The Confidante Miami Beach

/Amy Johnson Named General Manager of The Confidante Miami Beach

Amy Johnson Named General Manager of The Confidante Miami Beach

|2019-05-24T06:11:59-04:00May 17th, 2019|

Miami Beach, Fla. (May 17, 2019) – Amy Johnson has been appointed general manager of The Confidante Miami Beach, effective immediately. The Confidante Miami Beach is part of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand, a portfolio of new and existing upper-upscale and luxury hotel properties that offer a truly differentiated stay, with personality, elegance and charm. The independent brand, which encompasses a wide range of unique properties, offers striking new adventures and unforgettable experiences.

A celebrated hospitality professional with more than 30 years of industry experience, Amy most recently served as General Manager of Hyatt Regency Calgary for the past three and a half years. Amy began her Hyatt career in 2000, after an impressive run at Fairmont Hotels, by opening Hyatt Regency Calgary as Director of Banquets with a quick move to Director of Events Sales & Planning. Following Hyatt Regency Calgary, she was promoted to Hyatt Regency O’Hare where she helped relaunch the hotel after its $175 million renovation.

Amy then transitioned to the Hyatt’s corporate office to support the revenue, sales and events division as Director of Events for The Americas from 2007-2015, as part of three regional teams and was the Sales & Events lead for opening and transitioning more than 45 hotels. With her impressive experience and commitment to Hyatt’s brand promises, Amy is poised to proactively drive hotel growth.

“I’m excited to join the quickly growing Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand,” said Amy Johnson, newly appointed general manager of The Confidante. “I love how the hotel delivers an upbeat, relaxed and playful atmosphere and shares a glimpse into Miami’s Golden Era, all with the sophistication and amenities of the modern day.”

In her position, Amy oversees all aspects of property management, ensuring excellence in all operational and strategic initiatives, as well as leadership team development. She takes a deep pride and care for all the properties she oversees. For Amy, care means to be one’s true authentic self, show empathy and have excellent listening skills, which is something she makes a point to do every day in her professional life.

Launched in 2016, The Confidante is a nostalgic and playful celebration of its retro-glam roots. The Confidante’s vibe is nostalgic, welcoming, and unpretentious – which is akin to the meaning behind the name, The Confidante: a best friend, trusted insider. The mid-century modern hotel features 354 guestrooms, including 14 suites, with a 1950s-inspired design that reflects Miami Beach’s hay day.

About The Confidante Miami Beach

The Confidante is a nostalgic and playful celebration of its retro-glam roots, combining the vibrant glamour of Miami’s Golden Era with the sophistication and amenities of the modern day.  The Confidante’s vibe is nostalgic, welcoming, and unpretentious – which is akin to the meaning behind the name, The Confidante: a best friend, trusted insider. The mid-century modern hotel features 354 guestrooms, including 14 suites, with a 1950s-inspired design that reflects Miami Beach’s hay day, showcasing the creative talents of revered British interior designer Martin Brudnizki, and Miami’s famed landscape architect Raymond Jungles. Guests enjoy quality dining experiences in unique settings, including the Southern-inspired Bird & Bone, led by renowned Miami Chef Richard Hales. The Confidante has nearly 15,000 square feet of newly renovated indoor meeting and event space and 15,000 square feet of outdoor space. This includes The 1930s House, a private, outdoor Spanish-style bungalow, originally built as a single-family home, and the newly constructed oceanfront Carmen Miranda Ballroom. Additional amenities include two heated swimming pools (one for adults only), private cabanas and bungalows, a full-service beach area, and lush tropical gardens. The Spa at The Confidante features air-conditioned rooftop spa cabanas, an indoor/outdoor fitness center and fitness terrace boasting beach and ocean views. The Confidante is located at 4041 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach, FL 33140. For more information, please call 305-424-1234 or visit theconfidantehotel.com. Follow the hotel on social media: Facebook/theconfidantehotel and Twitter/Instagram @theconfidante. 

About The Unbound Collection by Hyatt

The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand is a portfolio of new and existing upper-upscale and luxury hotel properties, ranging from historic urban gems to contemporary trend-setters, boutique properties to resorts, and private home accommodations. Whether it is a fascinating past, an exclusive location, famous architecture and design, or an award-winning dining experience, the properties in the collection provide guests with “social currency” and allow them the freedom to be unique. Current hotel properties include The Royal Palms Resort & Spa in Phoenix; The Confidante Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Fla.; The Eliza Jane in New Orleans; The Bellevue Hotel in Philadelphia; Holston House Nashville in Nashville, Tenn.; The Driskill in Austin, Tex.; Spirit Ridge in Osoyoos, British Columbia; Hôtel Martinez in Cannes, France; Hôtel du Louvre in Paris; and Carmelo Resort & Spa in Uruguay. For more information, please visit unboundcollection.hyatt.com. Follow @UnboundxHyatt on Facebook and Instagram.

Contact: Dena Skeadas

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