Glenn Sampert is the new GM at The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa, a AAA Four Diamond resort.
Sampert previously served as GM at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort and Casino in Nassau, Bahamas. The native of Vancouver, British Columbia, has been a part of the Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide team since 1998.
“Glenn brings extensive resort and brand experience to his new role as general manager of The Westin La Paloma,” said Mark Vinciguerra, area managing director of Starwood Arizona. “His leadership and strategic vision will be important assets as we continue to develop and enhance our premier resort offerings.”
His career took him to The Westin Los Angeles Airport, The Westin Maui Resort and Spa and the Sheraton Hamilton Hotel after starting out at the Sutton Place Hotel in Vancouver.
Sampert is a certified hotel administrator with a degree in hospitality and tourism administration from the British Columbian Institute of Technology.
He will oversee all fiscal, marketing, programming and day-to-day operations of the hospitality, culinary and event divisions of the recently renovated resort.
The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa’s 250-acre property offers 60,000 square feet of meeting space, the 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, the Red Door Spa, five pools, ten championship tennis courts, Azul Restaurant Lounge and other dining options.