Eldorado appoints ex Hyatt executive

Eldorado Hotel & Spa Appoints Kevin L. Herbst Director of Sales and Marketing

Eldorado Hotel & Spa is appointing of Kevin L. Herbst as director of sales and marketing.  Herbst brings 15 years of hospitality experience to Santa Fe’s premier hotel.

“I am thrilled to be joining this prominent hotel,” said Herbst.  “The Eldorado Hotel & Spa is a tradition in Santa Fe and I look forward to being a part of its continued success,” said Herbst.

Prior to joining the Eldorado Hotel & Spa team, Herbst served various positions within Hyatt Hotels & Resorts.  Most recently Herbst was associate director of sales for the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa located near Albuquerque.  Other posts held include group sales and food and beverage manager.  Herbst started his hospitality career as food and beverage intern at the Hyatt Regency Hilton Head.

“We are excited to have Kevin join the team during such a momentous year for the hotel,” said Rich Verruni, managing director of Eldorado Hotel & Spa.  “This year the hotel will celebrate its 20th anniversary and will undergo several enhancements including the addition of a new chef in the hotel’s signature Old House restaurant, a lobby redesign, renovations to the fitness center and more.”


Herbst is a graduate of Purdue University, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in hotel management.