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Davidson Taps LaCasse as GM of Hyatt Regency Newport

Thursday May 2nd, 2013 - 9:37AM

NEWPORT, RI—Robert “Bob” LaCasse has joined Davidson Hotels & Resorts as general manager of the Hyatt Regency Newport.

LaCasse brings with him more than 25 years’ experience in the hospitality industry to the hotel, which is a resort property in downtown Newport surrounded by Narragansett Bay.

Most recently, he served as regional director of operations for Interstate Hotels & Resorts where he oversaw the day‐to‐day operation of five hotels. Prior to that, he was with HEI Hotels & Resorts, Le Meridien Hotel and was the general manager at the Sheraton Austin in Texas.