Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, the premier manager of ultra-luxury properties around the world, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lauren V. Carr to Director of Sales & Marketing for Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. In this role, Carr is responsible for developing and implementing innovative sales and marketing strategies for the iconic Five-Diamond property.
Carr joins Rosewood Hotels & Resorts following five years with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Most recently, Carr served as Director of Sales & Marketing at Fairmont Newport Beach. Previously, she spent three years as Fairmont Washington, D.C. as Director of Group Sales, where she led the team to become Fairmont’s Sales Team of the Year for 2008.
“Lauren has an accomplished background in the hotel industry and brings a wealth of sales and marketing experience to Las Ventanas,” said Martein van Wagenberg, Managing Director of Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort. “2013 is an important year for us as the resort continues to expand its luxury offerings and we are confidant that her expertise and exceptional management skills will be key factors in the execution and success of this project.”
Carr began her hospitality career with Marriott International in 2002, where she held Sales Manager positions in New York City for several years before moving to the Renaissance Mayflower Washington D.C. as Senior Account Executive in 2006. During her tenure with Marriott, Carr was the recipient of Marriott International’s 2003 Sales Manager of the Year Award.
Carr holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Administration from Boston University. She currently resides in Newport Beach, California.
About Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort:
Las Ventanas has been among the world’s most heralded resorts since it opened in 1997, celebrated for its personalized service, innovative amenities and romantic ambiance. The resort offers 71 exceptionally spacious suites with exquisite furnishings; three signature dining choices including Baja-Mediterranean cuisine, ‘Cocina del Fuego’ cooked on wood-burning grills and a Ceviche, Sushi & Tequila Bar; and the most extensive array of ultra-luxury amenities of any resort, from Pool Butlers at the world-famous Infinity Pool to a Director of Romance dedicated to making guests’ romantic dreams come true. Las Ventanas is part of Ty Warner Hotels & Resorts, LLC, founded by entrepreneur Ty Warner for the purpose of acquiring one-of-a-kind, irreplaceable luxury hotels and resorts throughout the world.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts:
Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages one-of-a-kind luxury properties in the world’s most desired destinations. Rosewood properties embrace the company’s A Sense of Place® philosophy, reflecting the history, architecture, scale and sensibilities of the destination. The Rosewood collection includes some of the most legendary hotels and resorts in the world, including Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek® in Dallas, The Carlyle in New York, Rosewood Little Dix Bay on Virgin Gorda, as well as contemporary classics such as Rosewood Sand Hill® in California, Rosewood San Miguel de Allende® in Mexico, and Rosewood Tucker’s Point in Bermuda. Rosewood also offers Sense® spa – featuring treatments reflective of the location’s culture and natural environment - available exclusively at select properties.
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