Rosewood Hotels & Resorts recently announced the appointment of Virgil Napier as director of sales and marketing of Rosewood at Baha Mar in The Bahamas, opening December 2014.
In this role, Napier will be responsible for developing and implementing innovative sales and marketing initiatives to drive the pre- and post-opening momentum of the first Rosewood hotel in the Bahamas. Set on the white sands of Nassau's Cable Beach, Rosewood at Baha Mar will offer up to 200 beachview rooms and suites, five luxurious beachfront villas, signature dining venues, pools and Sense, A Rosewood Spa.
Napier joins Rosewood with nearly 15 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry. Most recently, he spent two years with the W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island in Puerto Rico, where he held the role of pre- and post-opening director of sales and marketing.
“With an outstanding track record in opening luxury resorts, Virgil was the obvious candidate to lead sales and marketing efforts for the highly anticipated opening of Rosewood at Baha Mar,” said Dianna Balabon, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts’ vice president of sales & marketing, in a written release. “We have no doubt that his years of experience, energy and integrity will be key factors for creating a successful opening for Rosewood at Baha Mar.”