We are thrilled to have Scott with his experience cultivating businesses at every level. As he is one of my best friends dating back to childhood, I am personally grateful to have the opportunity to work with him and build an even better Southern Resorts
Destin, FL (Vocus) October 6, 2009
Southern Resorts Vacation Rentals is pleased to announce the hiring of Scott Seay and the relocation of Michael Taylor, two key members of the Southern Resorts’ team.
Scott Seay joins Southern Resorts as our Director of Human Resources and Business Strategy with a strong background and history of success. Some of his previous positions include: President and Chief Operating Officer, Build-A-Bear Workshop, 2002 – 2008, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Kinko’s, 1998 – 2002, Executive Vice President Store Operations, CompUSA, 1991 – 1998 and Regional Vice President Home Depot, 1983 – 1991. Scott grew up along the Emerald Coast and, after years away, recently relocated back, connecting with Southern Resorts. Here, Scott’s responsibilities will focus on streamlining the business model while working closely with developing personnel and, ultimately, growing the Florida vacation rentals business. “We are thrilled to have Scott with his experience cultivating businesses at every level. As he is one of my best friends dating back to childhood, I am personally grateful to have the opportunity to work with him and build an even better Southern Resorts,” says Mike Shoults, co-owner.
Michael Taylor has been with Southern Resorts since May 2006, leading the Guest Services department. He is currently making the transition as the new General Manager of the Fort Walton Beach branch. His office will be on Okaloosa Island as he oversees this strategic Southern Resorts' Florida vacation rentals operation. Michael's responsibilities will be working with an established staff on day-to-day operations, while also reaching out into the community reinforcing Southern Resorts’ vision to be the most caring vacation rental management company in Northwest Florida. “We are excited for Michael and his move. He was a true asset to our Guest Services division and I am sure our Fort Walton Beach venture will flourish under his direction,” affirms Marie Babin, Director of Operations.
Locally owned and in business since 1995, Southern Resorts Vacation Rentals represents over 630 vacation beach homes, cottages and condos on Florida’s Panhandle in Pensacola Beach, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Beaches of South Walton, Panama City Beach, Mexico Beach, WindMark Beach and Port St. Joe. Visit the website for a comprehensive look at our Florida vacation rentals with images, reviews, video tours, on-line reservations and more. 866.558.1163