Loews Coronado Bay Resort has appointed Jeffrey M. Tucci as executive assistant manager, according to Kathleen Cochran, general manager.
Tucci brings more than 16 years of first-class hospitality experience at some of the country`s finest hotels and resorts. Throughout his career, he has built a reputation as an operator of unique, market-leading luxury properties. In his new role, Tucci will oversee all aspects of the resort`s room procedures and systems.
“Jeff`s unsurpassed depth of experience and long history of hotel leadership make him the ideal choice to lead our daily operations,” said Cochran. “We are thrilled to share in his expertise as we continue to elevate our uncompromising service levels and heighten the guest experience.”
Most recently, Tucci served as general manager at the Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club in Cape Cod, Mass. He has held executive and senior management positions at Hotel Crescent Court and The Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Auberge du Soleil in Napa Valley, Calif. Under his leadership, Tucci facilitated numerous accolades including Mobil`s Five-star Award, AAA`s Five-diamond Award and Restaurants & Institutions` Ivy Award.
A native of New York, Tucci holds a bachelor`s degree in hotel administration from Cornell University and an associate`s degree from the Culinary Institute of America. He has been affiliated with various organizations, including Leading Hotels of the World and Relais & Chateaux.
Surrounded by the San Diego-Coronado Bay, the Pacific Ocean and its own private 80-slip marina, Loews Coronado Bay Resort is a classic California style destination with award-winning cuisine and an array of recreational activities. For further information and reservations, contact Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Road, Coronado, CA 92118; call, toll-free, 1-800-81-LOEWS; or on the Web at www.loewshotels.com.
Loews Hotels currently owns and/or operates 20 hotels and resorts in the U.S. and Canada. The newest Loews Hotel, which opened in December 2003, is the 285-room Loews New Orleans Hotel, a conversion of an office building located across the street from the city`s only casino and a short walk from the French Quarter and the New Orleans Convention Center. In addition to developing new hotels, Loews recently added a new property to the chain by assuming management of the historic 277-room Don CeSar Beach Resort, a Loews Hotel in St. Pete Beach, Fla. For reservations or more information on Loews Hotels, call 1-800-23-LOEWS or check www.loewshotels.com.