Scott Allen Appointed as General Manager
PARK HYATT AVIARA RESORT APPOINTS SCOTT ALLEN AS GENERAL MANAGER
Veteran Hyatt Hotelier Joins AAA Five Diamond Resort in North San Diego
CARLSBAD, Calif.—September 27, 2013—Mr. Scott Allen has been appointed General Manager of Park Hyatt Aviara Resort in North San Diego. An accomplished hospitality executive, Allen has enjoyed a very successful career with Hyatt Hotels since joining the company in 1986. Most recently, Allen held the position of General Manager at Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Century City, California. In his new role at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, he will be responsible for the management, operations and sales & marketing of the AAA Five Diamond, 329-room property.
“I am delighted to be a part of the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort team,” said Allen. “The resort truly is a destination in itself, from the renowned golf course and spa, to fine dining and multiple pools, to a private recreation and tennis facility. I look forward to growing awareness of the property and continuing to evolve the overall guest experience.”
A graduate of the University of Florida, Allen’s career began in the food and beverage division of Grand Hyatt Cypress in 1986. From there, Allen progressed through various jobs within Hyatt, including Food & Beverage Director at Hyatt properties in Grand Cayman, Hilton Head and Beaver Creek before becoming General Manager of Hyatt On Printer’s Row in Chicago, Hyatt Regency Cincinnati, Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and Casino, and Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine. Allen has become known for his thoughtful employee programming, which promotes a healthy lifestyle for those in the hospitality industry.
“Scott brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge built up during a very successful and illustrious career with Hyatt. I am delighted to have him at the helm of Park Hyatt Aviara Resort,” said Stephen Blackburne, Senior Vice President of Operations – Americas for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts. “Through his attention to detail and service, the resort will continue crafting new and enriching experiences for guests who seek the personal luxury that the Park Hyatt brand and Park Hyatt Aviara are renowned for.”
A true Southern California retreat, Park Hyatt Aviara Resort is set amid 200 acres of verdant hillsides and rolling valleys with views of the Pacific Coast and Batiquitos Lagoon. Expansive facilities for meetings and special events are enhanced by complete resort amenities, from acclaimed dining at four on-site restaurants, to a full-service spa, swimming, tennis, a fitness center and an Arnold Palmer-designed 18- hole championship golf course.
For more information, please call (760) 448-1234 or visit www.parkhyattaviara.com.
About Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
Secluded amidst 200 acres of verdant hillsides and rolling valleys within the master-planned community of Aviara in Carlsbad, CA, Park Hyatt Aviara Resort provides an appealing setting for any function just 25 minutes north of downtown San Diego. The resort’s Spanish colonial architecture welcomes with a sense of casual elegance. Each of the 329 spacious guest rooms – including 44 suites – features a private balcony or landscaped terrace offering magnificent views. Expansive facilities for meetings and special events are enhanced by complete resort amenities, from acclaimed dining at four on-site restaurants, to a full-service spa, swimming, tennis, a fitness center and an Arnold Palmer-designed 18-hole championship golf course. Follow Park Hyatt Aviara Resort on Twitter, @ParkHyattAviara and become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ParkHyattAviara. www.parkhyattaviara.com