The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, October 2018 … BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Geoff Young managing director for Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa, a Benchmark Resorts & Hotels property located in Lake Arrowhead, California. Greg Champion, Benchmark’s president and COO, made the announcement.

“I am very happy to welcome Geoff to his new role with Benchmark,” said Mr. Champion. "He brings solid leadership experience to Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa gained at multiple properties and across brands, in addition to important awareness of Benchmark’s signature “Be The Difference” service culture.”

Geoff Young was previously managing director of Benchmark’s Snow King Resort Hotel & Condos of Jackson, Wyoming. He has served as special task force general manager for Benchmark on assignment at Santa Barbara Beach and Golf Resort, located on the Dutch Caribbean Island of Curacao. Prior to this Mr. Young was vice president and general manager for Nobel House Hotels & Resorts. He has also served a general manager for The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company LLC.

Mr. Young has relocated to Lake Arrowhead.