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Resort at Squaw Creek, A Destination Hotel, Appoints Greg Gooding 
as New Managing Director


With a decades-long career in hospitality, Gooding brings a wealth of passion and drive to 
his new leadership role at mountain resort 

LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (January 7, 2020) – Resort at Squaw Creek, a luxury California resort nestled in the heart of Squaw Valley, is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Gooding as the Resort’s general manager.  With more than 25 years of leadership experience in hotel operations, Gooding joins Resort at Squaw Creek after serving in senior executive hospitality roles for the past 15 years.

“After years of traveling the world and living in various regions, I am thrilled to call the majestic mountains of Tahoe my new home,” said Gooding. “Being in hospitality, I have especially enjoyed connecting with guests and staff, including the local community, and I look forward to working alongside the Resort at Squaw Creek team, providing incredible services and amenities in this idyllic natural setting.”

Gooding began his career as banquet bartender at Westin Bristol Place in Toronto and worked his way up to hotel manager before moving stateside in 2005.  Most recently, Gooding worked as Vice President/Area Managing director for The Wigwam Arizona, providing strategic leadership skills for the 331-room Arizona Landmark Resort before serving as vice president of operations at Pyramid Hotel Group.

 “I value the dynamic energy of the hospitality industry, in which I’ve discovered that no two days are the same,” says Gooding. 
In his new role, Gooding will oversee hotel operations for the luxury California resort destination, including its 405 rooms and suites, six on-site restaurants, championship golf course and luxury spa, in addition to overseeing staff and guest services, driving operational efficiency, and employee engagement. 

About Resort at Squaw Creek, A Destination Hotel 
Resort at Squaw Creek, a luxury California resort with an idyllic mountain setting, rests at the base of Squaw Valley and is just minutes from North Lake Tahoe. Rated AAA Four-Diamond, Resort at Squaw Creek offers ski-in/ski-out access to Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows and 405 luxurious resort rooms and suites with a "mountain meets modern" ambiance.

 

IN THE PRESS

25 Best Romantic Weekend Getaways in Northern California  | Vacation Idea | May, 2019

Lure of the Lake | Global Traveler | May, 2019

25 Fun Things: A Christmas-y Cocktail Bar, Pink Martini at the SF Symphony + More Bay Area Events | 7x7.com | November 2018

Tahoe trek: A gorgeous snowshoe romp through Squaw Valley | East Bay Times | November 2018

50 Things to Do in Lake Tahoe This Winter | 7x7.com | November 2018

Top Resorts in Northern California: Readers' Choice Awards 2018 | Conde Nast Traveler | October 2018

5 Slope-Side Retreats for Every Ski Vacation | Robb Report | October 2018

Nevada, Reinvented | Successful Meetings | September 2018

Fall Road Trips from the Bay Area | Red Tricycle | September 2018

Resort at Squaw Creek to Remodel Lobby and Meeting/Event Spaces | Moonshine Ink | September 2018

Transformations to Beach and Ski Resorts; More Renovations | HotelBusiness.com | August, 2018

No Snow Needed: Tahoe in the Summer | RedTri.com | July, 2018

Luxury in Lake Tahoe With Resort at Squaw Creek | MomStart.com | June, 2018

35 Most Luxurious Spas in the US | Travel Pulse | May, 2018

Montagna features new chef, menu | Tahoe Weekly | May, 2018

The Top Five Luxury Hotels in Lake Tahoe | Money Inc | May, 2018

30 Relaxing Spa Getaways across America | US News Travel | March, 2018

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PRESS RELEASES

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Chef Cleary to Oversee Culinary Operations at Luxury California Resort | LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (May, 2018)

Summer Offerings for Exploring Lake Tahoe | LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (May, 2018)

For media inquiries, please contact:

Erin Wickman
Glodow Nead Communications
squawcreek@glodownead.com
415.394.6500

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