Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort Names Nicole Guy Catering and Events Manager
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (November 15, 2007) - Nicole Guy, a professional meeting planner with more than 10 years of corporate and event-industry sales experience, has been appointed catering and events manager at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort.
In her new position, Guy is responsible for arranging banquets, private parties, meetings, weddings and other functions at Palmetto Dunes Resort and Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina. Before joining Palmetto Dunes, she served as director of sales and marketing for Low Country Adventures on Hilton Head Island. Prior to that, she was director of sales and marketing for the Palmetto Hall Plantation Club.
"Nicole brings a broad, impressive base of hospitality-related experience on the island to her new position at Palmetto Dunes," said Bret Martin, the resort's vice president of resort operations. "Under her direction, our catering and events business will reach an even higher level of success and deliver the ultimate in customer service."
Guy is currently finishing a bachelor's degree in Hospitality Management from the University of South Carolina Beaufort. She completed a certificate program at Pellissippi State Technical Community College in Knoxville, Tenn., in 2003, and has attended the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Earlier this year, she completed the prestigious Leadership Hilton Head Island - Bluffton program.
A board member of the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee, Guy serves on the steering committee for the Hilton Head Island Celebrity Golf Tournament. She and her husband, Mike Guy, live in Hilton Head Plantation with their two children.
Earlier this year, Palmetto Dunes announced that all of the resort's catering and special events will be managed by Greenwood Development, the parent company of this award-winning resort, as of January 1, 2008. From oceanfront weddings to corporate meetings, Palmetto Dunes now handles all on-site catering and event planning at the resort.
Known for its outstanding golf and tennis programs, Palmetto Dunes is a 2,000-acre world-class resort on Hilton Head Island. It was named "Number One Family Resort in the World" by Travel + Leisure Family magazine, part of the Travel + Leisure group of publications.
About Palmetto Dunes Resort A
2,000+ acre resort stretching from three miles of prime Atlantic Ocean beach to Shelter Cove Harbour's "sheltered" inlet adjoining the Intracoastal Waterway on Hilton Head Island, S.C. Palmetto Dunes is consistently recognized among the world's finest resorts. The resort features three world-class golf courses, an award-winning tennis center, plus an 11 mile inland salt-water lagoon system for kayaking and fishing. The resort also features a popular marina and Outfitters bike and adventure shop, along with one of the best beaches on the Eastern seaboard. Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina, one of the finest ports of call on the East Coast, is the largest deepwater marina on Hilton Head Island. Shelter Cove features an impressive line-up of unique apparel and gift shops, restaurants and art galleries in a one-of a kind Mediterranean setting. In addition, Shelter Cove is home to a full variety of charters, nature cruises, dolphin tours, sport crabbing and fishing. Shelter Cove is located mid-island on the western side of Hwy. 278 at the entrance to Palmetto Dunes Resort. For information about activities or reservations, please call 843-785-1138 or visit www.palmettodunes.com online.