Auberge Resorts announced today that Marc Rodriguez has been named General Manager of Esperanza, An Auberge Resort. Rodriguez, a dual citizen of Mexico and Ireland with more than two decades of industry experience across the globe, will oversee all operations for the acclaimed Relais & Châteaux property dramatically set along the coast overlooking the Sea of Cortez.
“We are thrilled to welcome Marc to the Auberge and Esperanza families as our new General Manager,” said Mark Harmon, Principal and Chief Executive Officer, Auberge Resorts. “His experience managing top hotels and resorts throughout Mexico, Europe and the Caribbean makes him the ideal person to lead Esperanza for many years to come.”
“Esperanza is known throughout the world not only for its world-class accommodations, but also for its commitment to providing unparalleled service to its guests,” said Rodriguez. “I am proud to join this dedicated team and look forward to adding my own personal touches to what Esperanza already does so well.”
Prior to his time at Esperanza, Rodriguez most recently served as General Manager at Casa de Sierra Nevada and Maroma Resort & Spa, two Orient-Express Hotels in Mexico. Previous management positions include work at the Ritz Hotel Madrid (an Orient-Express Hotel) and at Four Seasons Hotels in Dublin, Mexico and London. Rodriguez is a graduate of the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in Galway, Ireland where he earned his degree in Hotel and Catering Management.
Esperanza encompasses a 57-room resort, 60 privately owned villas, 36 private residences, a full-service spa and a signature restaurant, located on the bluffs overlooking two private coves at Punta Ballena near Cabo San Lucas. The resort is a member of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux collection. For reservations or more information, please call 866-311-2226 or visit www.esperanzaresort.com.
About Auberge Resorts
Auberge Resorts is a collection of exceptional hotels, resorts and private clubs, each with a unique personality that assures a memorable guest experience. While Auberge Resorts nurtures the individuality of each establishment, all are characterized by a set of communal elements: intimate, understated elegance; captivating locations that inspire exceptional cuisine and spa experiences; and gracious yet unobtrusive service. Among the Auberge Collection of distinctive properties are: Auberge du Soleil, Napa Valley, Calif.; Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley, Calif.; Solage Calistoga, Napa Valley, Calif; Encantado, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Esperanza, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, S.C.; Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa, Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.; Element 52, Telluride, Colo.; Hotel Jerome, Aspen, Colo.; and Auberge Residences at Mammoth, Mammoth Lakes, Calif. with several others currently in development. For more information about Auberge Resorts, please visit www.aubergeresorts.com.