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After yearning for a sandy beach to escape cabin fever and the cold, a writer shares her luxurious trip to the iconic Half Moon.
Paul Simon once wrote, “The words of the prophet are written on the subway walls.” Well, along those lines, I would contend that the face of America is written in the hallways of the hospitality industry.
Jamaica’s iconic Half Moon is now welcoming international travellers to its Rose Hall Villas as part of the island’s reopening plans.
On 3 June, Salamander Hotels & Resorts posted a statement from Founder and CEO Sheila C. Johnson to its Instagram account. In a comment on the post, the company said Johnson has been speaking out against inequality for decades.
Working alongside the Salamander executive team, King is responsible for creating and implementing new business development strategies aimed at supporting the continued growth of the company's luxury portfolio through third-party managed hotels and resorts in the US, Canada and the Caribbean, and increasing the number of Salamander-branded properties.
When Sheila C. Johnson purchased Palm Harbor, Fla.'s failing Innisbrook Golf Resort on a hunch in July 2007, two weeks shy of it filing for bankruptcy, her mission was clear: Turn around the golf resort and save jobs. Some staff members tearfully shared with her their fears and concerns, who, like Innisbrook’s condo owners, feared “losing everything.”
Salamander Golf Collection, an extension of Salamander Hotels & Resorts, the luxury hotel management company founded by Sheila C. Johnson, announces exclusive events throughout Florida to celebrate Women’s Golf Day on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.
The passion and vision Sheila Johnson, owner of Salamander Resort properties, possesses goes well beyond golf and business.