Hermosa Inn Blog

Stephen Ast Appointed Managing Director of The Hermosa Inn

Aug 29, 2016

As we continue our 80th Anniversary celebration, we are thrilled to announce the recent appointment of Stephen Ast as the property's new managing director, overseeing operations of the resort, LON's at the Hermosa and LON's Last Drop.
"Stephen brings 30+ years of luxury hospitality experience to The Hermosa Inn, which will be vital as we bring the property to the next level of luxury with the unveiling of new guest rooms and additional renovations at the end of the year," said owner Mike Allred.
Ast has managed some of the top resorts in the nation. Most recently as managing director of the Boulders Resort & Spa in Arizona, in addition to the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Florida, the Grand Wailea in Hawaii and a number of other Arizona-based properties, including the Arizona Biltmore and the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. His involvement in the hospitality industry has also included seats on the Board of Directors for the Scottsdale Convention and Visitor's Bureau, the Phoenix Convention & Visitor's Bureau, the City of Phoenix Tourism and Hospitality Advisory Board and the Valley Hotel and Resort Association. "The Hermosa Inn is at an exciting point in its 80-year development," said Ast. "I look forward to being a part of this iconic Arizona resort and its evolution as one of the top luxury boutique resorts in the southwest." For more information or to book a stay with us call toll free at 800.241.1210 or check availability in the box above. For ongoing news and upcoming events, connect with ua on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter.

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