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New GM for Two Hilton Hotels

Wednesday November 28th, 2012 - 2:12PM


Hal Leonard is the new GM for the Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder and the Homewood Suites by Hilton Santa Fe-North.

Pueblo of Pojoaque, NM—Hal Leonard has been named GM of Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder, a 395-room golf resort, and Homewood Suites by Hilton Santa Fe-North, a 79-suite hotel, both located here. Leonard will oversee the day-to-day operations and report directly to Area Vice President, Ben Fusco.

Leonard has 17 years of senior management experience with Ritz-Carlton, Four Seasons, Hyatt and Harrah’s Entertainment. 15 of those years have been as a GM. He has also served on executive teams responsible for opening six domestic and three international hotels with Hyatt, Ritz-Carlton and Harrah’s Entertainment.

His most recent role was as VP of lodging and property management with Canyons, Utah’s largest ski resort, where he managed operations for three properties: Grand Summit Hotel, Silverado Lodge and Sundial Lodge.