Hayman Appoints New General ManagerJuly 1, 2010
Hayman, Australia’s celebrated private island resort in the Great Barrier Reef, has appointed Shane Green as General Manager. New Zealand-born, Mr Green brings extensive experience to Hayman having spent 20 years working with Ritz-Carlton, Starwood, Hilton Hotels Corporation and some of the world’s most prestigious independent hotels and resorts.
Prior to joining Hayman, Mr Green was Area General Manager andVice President Operations with Cipriani USA which also incorporated the positions of General Manager for Cipriani Residences at 55 Wall Street in New York and The Tower Beverly Hills in Los Angeles and included responsibility for the development of major resort and residence projects in Los Angeles, Miami and Las Vegas.
Mr Green will be working with Hayman Managing Director, Lloyd Donaldson in overseeing significant projects and enhancements on the island including the development of new Beach Villas scheduled for unveiling in December 2010 and Hayman Private Residences and Hayman Marina Residences which will redefine the concept of luxury home ownership and an exclusive lifestyle.
“Shane Green’s appointment is key to the commitment by Hayman owning company Mulpha Australia in maintaining Hayman’s position as one of the world’s top resorts and is part of a milestone period for Hayman as we celebrate 60 years as a major tourism destination and will be ushering in the first of our beautiful new residences for private ownership,” Mr Donaldson said.
“Shane brings to Hayman a strong expertise in resort and residence operations and an impressive work ethic for excellence in the delivery of a premium guest experience.”
Hayman is owned by Mulpha Australia Limited and is a member of the prestigious organisation, The Leading Hotels of the World.