Hyatt Regency Maui Appoints David MacLean as Director of Sales and Marketing
January 10, 2019 2:44pm
LAHAINA, Hawaii (January 10, 2019) – Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa announces the appointment of David MacLean as Director of Sales and Marketing. With over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry and 10 years working on properties in Hawaii, David brings extensive knowledge and passion to his new position.
David was previously the Director of Sales, Marketing and Events at Andaz 5th Avenue in New York City and, prior to that, held the position of Associate Director of Sales at the Hyatt Regency Maui. These roles honed David’s skills as a detail-focused strategist, team leader, and effective communicator.
“I am thrilled to be back at Hyatt Regency Maui,” said MacLean. “I look forward to coming back to this award-winning resort destination where I was fortunate to grow earlier in my career. I plan to bring my leadership, strategic insight, and enthusiasm for hospitality to the property every day, and in turn, help with its continual success.”
MacLean began his hospitality career as the Hotel Manager for the Hawaiian Monarch Hotel before working at Honua Kai Resort and Spa as the Homeowner Experience Manager and Sales Manager. He then took his skills to Hyatt Regency Maui and Andaz 5th Avenue.
“We are delighted to welcome David back to the Hyatt Regency Maui team” says Fred Findlen, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. “His impressive background and knowledge of the Hyatt brand make him an incredible asset to the resort and our property team.”
A graduate of Hawaii Pacific University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Travel Industry Management, David enjoys spending time with his family and participating in outdoor activities such as hiking and snorkeling.
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Ideally situated on 40 tropically landscaped oceanfront acres along a three-mile stretch of the famed Ka’anapali Beach, voted “Number One Beach in the U.S.” by TripAdvisor, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa offers an authentic Hawaiian experience in a setting of tropical paradise on the “Best Island in the World” as voted by readers of TripAdvisor. Each of the 806 guestrooms, including 31 suites, provides a setting of Hawaiian elegance with plantation-style furnishings, a private lanai with panoramic views, and complimentary Wi-Fi access featured in all guestrooms. Located at the resort, Japengo was awarded Best Asian and Best Pacific Rim Cuisine by Aipono Maui Restaurant Awards. The resort recently underwent a renovation and was awarded LEED-EBOM Silver Level certification, positioning it at the forefront of sustainability in Hawaiian hospitality. In 2018, the resort also was awarded the AAA Four Diamond Award for the 23nd consecutive year. Boasting endless amenities including Maui’s only oceanfront, 15,000 square-foot luxury spa and fitness center, an elaborate water playground with tropical streams and waterfalls, championship golf, tennis courts, SCUBA and water sports, restaurants and lounges, shopping, and over 100,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space, as well as expert-led stargazing, an award-winning luau, and wildlife tours, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa offers everything necessary to create the quintessential Maui getaway.
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Hyatt Regency offers a full range of services and facilities tailored to serve the needs of meeting planners, business travelers and leisure guests. Properties range in size from 180 to over 2,000 rooms and are conveniently located in urban, suburban, airport, convention and resort destinations around the world. Hyatt Regency convention hotels feature spacious meeting and conference facilities designed to provide a productive environment allowing guests to convene and connect. Hyatt Regency hotels in resort locations cater to couples seeking a getaway, families enjoying a vacation together and corporate groups seeking a functional and relaxed atmosphere in which to conduct business and meetings.
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