Palmetto Dunes Hires Mike Alsko as Director of Lodging
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (November 19, 2010) – Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, an award-winning full-service resort on Hilton Head Island, S.C., recently hired Mike Alsko as Director of Lodging. In his new position, Alsko is responsible for overseeing guest accommodations as well as the property management program at Palmetto Dunes.
Alsko joins Palmetto Dunes after working as the property manager at Palmetto Bluff and director of guest services at the Inn at Palmetto Bluff, both of which are located in Bluffton, S.C. He has also served as the senior assistant manager at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, W.V. and as the front office manager for the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, Wis.
“Mike has extensive experience in the hospitality industry and shares our commitment to excellence when it comes to delivering exceptional accommodations to our guests,” said Bret Martin, vice president of resort operations at Palmetto Dunes. “His organization skills, hands-on management style and insider knowledge of the hospitality industry will help take our popular property management program to new levels of success.”
Originally from Wyoming, Alsko earned a B.S. in Hotel Administration from Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y. in 1997. He currently resides on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Ranked the #1 Family Resort in the United States and Canada by Travel + Leisure Family magazine, Palmetto Dunes features an impressive menu of world-class amenities and activities, offering more activities than any other resort in the Southeast. At this premier 2,000-acre resort, visitors can enjoy championship golf, world-class tennis, kayaking, biking, nature cruises, dolphin tours, surfing, fishing, shopping, great dining, fun for the kids and much more.
For information about Palmetto Dunes, please call 877-567-6513 or visit www.palmettodunes.com online.
About Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort is a 2,000+ acre vacation community ideally located in the middle of Hilton Head Island, S.C. bounded by three miles of prime Atlantic Ocean beach on one side and a beautiful 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, the impressive Mediterranean-style Shelter Cove Harbour deep-water marina with shopping and dining, and an outdoor adventure center for bike rentals, canoes, kayaks, fishing and much more. The marina is also home to 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 and Resorts
A recognized leader in the design, management and operation of fine resorts and communities across the Southeast, Greenwood Communities and Resorts excels at creating gracious, contemporary living environments that enrich the lives of owners and guests. Based in Greenwood, S.C., Greenwood Communities and Resorts proudly celebrates 31 years of developing properties which offer truly unique lifestyle opportunities. Each Greenwood property has been strategically designed to maximize the area’s natural beauty while steadfastly incorporating the principles of intelligent, sustainable land planning. From the rural charm of The Reserve at Lake Keowee in upstate South Carolina to the luxury beachfront resort setting at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island, Greenwood’s properties are as unique as the residents who enjoy them. For more information, please call 843-785-1106 or visit http://www.greenwoodcr.com online.