(PRWEB) June 02, 2013
The Villa Group has promoted Rodolfo Cobos to the position of General Manager of both Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit and Villa Del Palmar Flamingos, located on Banderas Beach in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. Separately, Villa La Estancia has hired Jorge Villarreal as Director of Sales & Marketing.
Cobos, who hails from Monterrey, Mexico, began his career in the food industry working at his father’s family restaurant and gradually moved into hotel management. Prior to joining the Villa Group, Cobos worked at several 4-Diamond award hospitality brands, including Hilton Hotels and Marriott Resorts.
He previously served as General Manager at the Villa Group’s Villa Del Palmar property in Puerto Vallarta. With his new position, he will now oversee sales plans and strategies at Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit, a recent member of the Preferred Hotels & Resorts collection, as well as Villa Del Palmar Flamingos.
According to Carlos Aquino, Vice President of Hospitality Sales & Marketing of The Villa Group Resorts, “Rodolfo has been a key member of Villa Group’s management team; his promotion is a natural step not only for his career but also for The Villa Group. He is the right person at the right time to lead our team in Nuevo Vallarta.”
Jorge Villarreal comes to Villa La Estancia with over 20 years of experience in the hotel industry. He has held the position of Director of Sales & Marketing at various resorts including Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach in Cancun and One & Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, implementing creative and successful marketing tools for each resort.
“With Jorge’s many accomplishments in sales and marketing, we are very thrilled to have him on board at Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit and Cabo San Lucas. We have many great plans for the positioning and future expansion of this brand and are certain that Jorge will be key in these endeavors.”
About Villa La Estancia:
The newest property on a stretch of unspoiled beach of Banderas Bay, Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit is located in Nuevo Vallarta, north of Puerto Vallarta and boasts spectacular views of Banderas Bay from every room. The resort also features the award-winning Tatewari Spa which offers guests a unique spa experience by drawing upon the ancient tradition of using both hot and cold water to purify and rejuvenate the body and spirit. Villa La Estancia also features a state-of-the-art gym and is minutes away from several golf courses including the Flamingos Golf Club in Riviera Nayarit. The resort is part of the Villa Group Resorts’ Collection and also includes Villa La Estancia in Los Cabos.