Richard A. Holtzman - Vice President, Managing Director
Dick Holtzman joined Montage Kapalua Bay in 2014 and in his role as Vice President, Managing Director oversees all operations of the resort and residences.
A hospitality industry executive for over thirty years, Mr. Holtzman has held multiple notable leadership roles.
joins us from his
most recent position as Senior Vice President of the Pyramid Hotel Group
, where he
had direct management oversight of the company's managed resort portfolio since 2011.
Prior to his role at Pyramid, Mr. Holtzman spent 7 years as President of Kukui`ula Development Company, LLC, a joint venture of Scottsdale based DMB Associates and Honolulu based Alexander and Baldwin.
Previously, Mr. Holtzman was President of Grand Bay Hotels and Resorts, which evolved from Carefree Resorts as the luxury division of Wyndham International.
As Founder and President of Carefree Resorts
directed the management and operations of Carefree Resorts
highly distinctive properties, including The Boulders in Carefree, Arizona which was rated the #1 resort in the US for eleven consecutive years by Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report.
demonstrated an early understanding and commitment to the emerging Spa Industry by acquiring The Golden Door Spa in 1998 for strategic inclusion into Wyndham International's luxury resorts and The Golden Door branding of their spas.
Mr. Holtzman began his hospitality career with Westin Hotels, where he held management positions at The Arizona Biltmore, The Plaza, The Westin Detroit, and The Westin Peachtree Plaza.
Mr. Holtzman is a graduate of Cornell University's School of Hospitality Administration.