(15 Mar 2021)
Outrigger Hospitality has made the following
appointments at its Hawaii-based corporate office:
Monica Salter has been promoted to Vice President,
Global Communications and Social Responsibility; James Wilson has
been appointed as Director, Business Intelligence and Analytics
Services; Kyle Vidal is the new Global Media Director; and Matt
Mariconda has been named as the new Director, Financial Planning
Monica will continue to steer the global
communication strategy for Outrigger’s portfolio of beach resorts with an expanded role of leading the company’s corporate
social responsibility efforts, centred on coral reef conservation.
Monica serves as the primary media
contact, manages Outrigger’s social media platforms and oversees
corporate partnerships for the brand. She joined Outrigger in 2016
as VP Corporate Communications.
Before Outrigger, Monica held leadership
positions at Bennet Group Strategic Communications, Hotel Lana‘i,
Team Unlimited/XTERRA and University of Hawaii Athletics.
earned her B.A. in Global and International Studies from U.C.
Santa Barbara and an MBA from the University of Hawaii.
James joined Outrigger in 2016 as manager,
business intelligence. Prior to that, he worked as Director of Front Office
Operations and Front Office Manager for Sandestin Golf and Beach
Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida and was an implementation
consultant to hospitality operations for Oracle.
James holds a
bachelor’s degree in hospitality business from Michigan State
University and an MBA from Florida A&M University.
Kyle’s newly expanded role as Global Media Director focuses
primarily on planning, negotiating and distributing all of
Outrigger’s paid media. He will continue to oversee marketing
planning from a property and overall portfolio perspective, while
also focusing on acquiring new partnership opportunities.
joined Outrigger in 2010 and was welcomed to the marketing team in
2013 after working first in the company’s human resources
He earned his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice
from Northern Arizona University.
Matt joined Outrigger in 2018 as Senior Financial Analyst and became
Controller for the Outrigger-managed Embassy Suites by Hilton
Waikiki Beach and Ohana Waikiki Malia by Outrigger in November
Before Outrigger, Matt worked with Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, first
as Wealth Advisory Associate, then Financial Advisor Associate,
and finally as Financial Advisor.
He holds a B.A. in Economics
from the University of Hawaii.
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