Fort Myers Beach, FL (February 17, 2015) — Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina on Fort Myers Beach Florida, the award winning AAA resort, appointed Alicia Wiley as its General Manager.
She will be responsible for managing all aspects of Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina, namely guest services, the Marina, Jack’s, Bongo’s Bar & Grill, Aquagene Spa, Audrey’s, all financial components including sales, marketing and business development along with employee satisfaction. Wiley’s management style will allow Pink Shell to enhance its position as the first class destination resort in the Fort Myers Beach market.
Wiley, a hospitality executive, has over 25 years of progressive management experience within the industry. She graduated from Florida International University with a degree in Hospitality Management. Her background includes such hotels as Radisson Suites Tucson, Westin Kierland Resort & Spa and Sheraton Crescent Phoenix. Most recently she served as General Manager of The Westin Buckhead Atlanta hotel. Ms. Wiley brings extensive experience in operating four diamond-rated properties and has shown a proven track record.
“After many years of gaining great experiences around the country, I am thrilled to continue my career path in my home state of Florida,” said Wiley. “It is a great honor to become a part of such a dynamic resort that supports innovation and creativity.”
In her free time, Alicia enjoys scuba diving and reading and, being an avid nature-lover, hiking with her family and friends. Her personal life includes a husband and 2 wonderful children age 11 & 14.
“All of us at Boykin Management Company and Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina are enthusiastic about the addition of Ms. Wiley to the Boykin-Pink Shell family. Her background and experience will be invaluable to Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina as we continue our long history of dedicated service and hospitality,” said Bill Waichulis, Senior Vice President of Operations for Boykin Management Company.
About Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina
The Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina, a Boykin Management Company Property, is located on Fort Myers Beach, Florida along ¼ mile of sugar-white sands with 213 beachfront studio and condo style accommodations, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the barrier islands of South West Florida, Sanibel and Captiva. Pink Shell was the first resort on the beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel, Florida to be designated a Green Lodging Property by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). The resort features many recreational activities in a family friendly atmosphere. For more information visit PinkShell.com.
About Boykin Management Company
Boykin Management Company (BMC), a leading hospitality management company with offices in Charlotte, North Carolina and Fort Myers Beach, Florida, is consistently recognized for excellence in delivering value-added lodging operations. Since 1958, BMC has been developing, managing, and operating hotels, resorts, condominium hotels, and conference centers. In addition to BMC’s long-standing relationships with the industry’s leading hotel brands including Marriott, Hilton, DoubleTree, Embassy Suites, Radisson, Crowne Plaza, Hampton Inn and Holiday Inn, BMC has operated numerous independent and resort hotels. BMC has managed more than 20,000 rooms in 23 states since its inception. For more information please go to Boykin.com.
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