SuperClubs Chairman, John Issa, has announced several management promotions and appointments at his super-inclusive resorts, including naming SuperClubs general managers to head the two new Breezes resorts opening in 1995.
Joe Issa, general manager of Sans Souci Lido since, has moved to SuperClubs’ corporate office in Ocho Rios as vice president development and special projects. Before joining Sans Souci Lido, Mr. Issa held positions at several hotels, including Grand Lido in Negril.
- Patrick Drake, resident manager at Sans Souci Lido since 1993, has succeeded Mr. Issa as general manager of the luxury resort. Prior to that, he held managerial positions at several resorts, including Hedonism II and the Hotel Inter-Continental in Miami.
- Gary Williams, general manager of Hedonism II from 1988 to 1995, has been appointed general manager of Breezes Bahamas, slated to open this summer. Breezes Bahamas is the first in a new line of Breezes – branded, moderately-priced SuperClubs properties and will be the first all-inclusive resort in Nassau.
- Replacing Mr. Williams as general manager of Hedonism II is Kevin Levee, who has been resident manager since February 1994. Early in his hotel career, Mr. Levee held various positions in management at Hedonism II and went on to oversee other hotel properties in Jamaica, returning to Hedonism II in 1994.
- Neville Hudson has been named general manager of the new Breezes Montego Bay, scheduled to open immediately after Breezes Bahamas. Mr Hudson had served as resident manager at SuperClubs’ Grand Lido in Negril since May 1992.
Source: Dollars and Sense