Aqua Hospitality, a hotel management company in Hawaii, announced that Bart Santiago has joined its team as vice president of finance.
"We are delighted to have Bart join our executive team," said Ben Rafter, CEO of Aqua Hospitality, in written release. "His insight and experience across a broad spectrum of hotel operations reflect the multi-faceted nature of today's hotel industry. Bart's wide-ranging expertise in food and beverage, spa operations and the many aspects of the overall guest experience will play a key role as our company continues to expand in Hawaii and new markets."
A hospitality industry veteran, Santiago spent the past 14 years with Hilton Hotels, most recently as director of finance at the Grand Wailea in Wailea, Maui. Prior to that, he held finance positions with Hyatt Hotels, Adam's Mark Hotel, Interstate Hotels and the Skipper's restaurant chain in the Pacific Northwest.