Outrigger makes APAC leadership appointments to support growth

Jason Zvatora is Outrigger's Vice President Commercial Strategy – APAC.

Outrigger Hospitality Group has made four new appointments across its leadership team to support its growth strategy including two in the Asia Pacific.

To support its long-term growth strategy, Outrigger has appointed Mike Shaff as Senior Vice President Operations, The Americas; Jenna Villalobos, Senior Vice President Commercial Strategy; Tony Pedroni, Vice President Operations – APAC; and Jason Zvatora, Vice President Commercial Strategy – APAC.

“As Outrigger continues its strategic expansion, getting our toes in the sand with new beach resorts across the globe, having the right leadership team is imperative,” said Jeff Wagoner, president and CEO Outrigger Hospitality Group.

“From operations to revenue management – I have full confidence in the expertise of Mike, Jenna, Tony and Jason to navigate Outrigger towards our mission of being the premier beach resort brand in the world.”

Tony Pedroni is Outrigger’s Vice President Operations – APAC.

Shaff will lead both the hotels and resorts operations for The Americas region, while Villalobos will continue to develop the global commercial strategy for both corporate and property.

Pedroni will oversee and direct all hotel operations in the Asia Pacific region, while Australia-based Zvatora will drive APAC performance.

The group has recently added five properties throughout the Pacific and Indian Ocean to its global portfolio – Outrigger Kona Resort and Spa on Hawai‘i Island; Outrigger Khao Lak Beach Resort, Outrigger Surin Beach Resort and Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort in Thailand; and most recently, the five-star Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort.