Playa Resorts Management, an operational management component of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V., has appointed of Carl A. Hendriks as general manager for Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall (Montego Bay, Jamaica) and Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall (Montego Bay, Jamaica), which are expected to open in November. The two new hotels are the culmination of an extensive $80 million renovation and expansion to the former Ritz-Carlton. "Carl's leadership, exceptional hospitality industry background, and his love for his native Jamaica make him a tremendous asset to the Playa team that is working to create the evolution of the all-inclusive experience at this singularly beautiful resort destination," says Alex Stadlin, CEO of Playa Resorts Management. "Under Carl's direction, we know that we will raise the bar not only for Jamaica but throughout the Caribbean, in setting a new standard for service, dining, and experience at an all-inclusive resort.” Hendriks brings more than 30 years of hospitality industry leadership. He joins Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall and Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall from Apple Leisure Group. Prior, he was general manager at numerous Sandals Resorts (multiple locations) throughout the Caribbean. He is actively involved in the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce, the Jamaica Hotel & Tourist Association (JHTA), and the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA).
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