Michael Blaksteen

Brewster, Massachusetts

EAM, Area Director of Food & Beverage, The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

Experience at:
Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa, Chatham Bars Inn Resort & Spa, La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

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    Food & Beverage
    Hospitality Management
    Resort

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    Where I've Worked
    B

    Mar 2015 – Mar 2016

    Food & Beverage Director

    Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa
    C

    May 2012 – Oct 2014

    Director of Food & Beverage

    Chatham Bars Inn Resort & Spa
    L

    Sep 2010 – May 2012

    Director of Food & Beverage

    La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa
    M

    Feb 2010 – Aug 2010

    Director of Food & Beverage

    Makena Beach & Golf Resort
    H

    May 2005 – Jul 2009

    Assistant Director of Food & Beverage

    Hilton Waikoloa Village
    H

    Jun 2004 – May 2005

    Beverage Director

    Hilton Waikoloa Village
    H

    May 2002 – Jun 2004

    Banquet Beverage Manager

    Hilton Anaheim
    H

    Nov 1998 – May 2002

    Assistant Food & Beverage Director

    Hotel Laguna
    H

    Apr 1998 – Nov 1998

    Front Desk Manager

    Hampton Inn
    B

    Oct 1997 – Feb 1998

    Convention Coordinator & Manager

    Backnanger Bürgerhaus, Germany
    P

    Jul 1994 – Feb 1997

    Assistant Hotel Manager & Accountant

    Parkhotel Frank, Germany
    T

    Apr 2016 – Present

    EAM, Area Director of Food & Beverage

    The Nantucket Hotel & Resort
    Where I've Studied

    Bachelors, Hospitality

    Staatliche Berufsschule Mindelheim Außenstelle Bad Wörishofen

    Bachelors, Science and Biology

    Gymnasium in der Taus

    Hospitality Professional with 25 years experience in the international hospitality industry.

    Hospitality Professional with 25 years in the international hospitality industry, from high volume restaurants and hotels, EP and AI, to cruise ships and high quality destination resorts. Consistent improving revenues, profits, sales and marketing and guest satisfaction with hands-on management, a positive attitude and ability to communicate ideas and visions. Build and develop strong loyal teams and align them to execute the task at hand, by clearly communicating visions, goals, and strategies

    Specialties

    Administrative & Office

    General Manager/Location Manager

    Operations Management

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    The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

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