Top California hotel welcomes new general manager
Nestled in the heart of Napa Valley and recognized as one of northern California’s top hotels, Hotel Yountville proudly announces Sean Gazey as general manager, overseeing operations at the wine country retreat. With over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Gazey brings a unique understanding of management in the luxury hospitality industry to continue to elevate the guest experience at Hotel Yountville.
“With his impressive management background, exceptional track record of guest satisfaction and outstanding performance, Sean has already proven to be an asset to the Hotel Yountville team,” said Sileshi Mengiste, divisional vice president of Remington Luxury Division. “His dedication to the guest experience is evident in all aspects of the hotel.”
Earning a Bachelor’s degree in hospitality administration from Johnson’s & Wale’s University, Gazey began his career at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, holding assorted management positions across a variety of hotels in the United States such as the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in Newport Beach, Calif., and the Biltmore Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Ariz.
Gazey most recently served in upper level management at Marriott Residence Inn in Jacksonville, Fla., and One Ocean Resort & Spa in Atlantic Beach, Fla. Gazey also served as assistant general manager for Copperwynd Resort and Club and Millennium Resorts and Villas, where he oversaw multiple departments for both boutique hotels in Arizona. Gazey has demonstrated success throughout his career through the development of key, core management skills, essential in excellent customer service, staff development, as well as profits and loss management.
“It has been an honor to join the team at Hotel Yountville,” said Gazey. “I look forward to further developing the Napa Valley product and experience.”
Rooted in Yountville history, Hotel Yountville presents guests with a wine country home inspired retreat anchored by a Heritage Valley Oak. Beckoning guests with stone buildings constructed of stacked Napa river rocks, heavy timber beams and copper accents, Hotel Yountville offers 80 romantic, spacious guest rooms, The Spa, Heritage Oak Café and its decadent pool courtyard and pool bar. With charming service and genuine comfort, and Oak Hall for events, Hotel Yountville creates a Vintage Yountville escape for wine country lovers.
To experience or learn more about Hotel Yountville, call 888.944.2885, visit www.hotelyountville.com or follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.