Palmetto Dunes Catering Names New Executive Chef and Sales Manager
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Palmetto Dunes Catering, the catering arm of Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, recently promoted Don Reinheardt, formerly a catering chef for the resort, to Executive Chef, and named Lindsay Thompson as Catering and Events Sales Manager.
Chef Reinheardt now oversees all food production within the resort, including menu development, food purchases, recipe development, kitchen and production staff supervision, oversight of food and labor budgets, and ensuring the highest food quality standards. He has worked at luxury hotels, resorts and clubs throughout North America and the Caribbean for the last 20 years and served as an apprentice chef under Chef Waldo Brun at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Chef Reinheardt has been with Palmetto Dunes since March 2013. He lives in Sea Pines with his wife and two children.
Thompson, who previously worked for Starwood Hotels at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa, will manage sales, promotion, pricing and planning for all catering, banquet and event functions. Thompson has also served as catering sales manager for Heritage Golf Group. Originally from Massachusetts, Thompson now lives in Savannah with her husband and infant daughter.
Palmetto Dunes Catering provides breakfast, lunch and dinner menus for 2 to up to 200 guests with options including buffet-style, plated dinners, or even a romantic dinner for two. Palmetto Dunes Catering services corporate events, parties, weddings, family get-togethers and more. For more information or to place a catering order, please call 866-650-4130.
About Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort is a 2,000-acre resort destination located in the middle of Hilton Head Island, S.C., bounded by 3 miles of Atlantic Ocean beach on one side and a sheltered Intracoastal Waterway marina on the other. The resort features three world-class golf courses, an award-winning tennis center, an 11-mile inland salt-water lagoon system for kayaking and fishing, and Hilton Head Outfitters for bike rentals, canoes, kayaks, fishing and much more. The Mediterranean-style Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head Island’s largest deep-water marina, located right across from Palmetto Dunes, features waterfront shopping and dining and a wide variety of charters, including nature cruises, dolphin tours, sport crabbing and fishing. For information about activities or reservations, please call 877-567-6513 or visit http://www.palmettodunes.com.
About Greenwood Communities & Resorts
Based in Greenwood, S.C., Greenwood Communities & Resorts has been a leader in the creation and management of award-winning residential and resort communities in the southeastern United States since 1978. Beginning with the award-winning Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island, S.C., Greenwood’s mission has always been to create memorable places that foster meaningful and fulfilling lives. For more information, please call 843-851-3554 or visit http://www.greenwoodcr.com.