David Tyler Promoted to General Manager

01.19.2024 - CEO, Groups, Staff Stories, Stay Kanuga

David Tyler has served Kanuga as director of sales, assistant general manager, and interim general manager. We are pleased to share that he has been promoted to the position of general manager. David has the Kanuga spirit and mindset, always putting the mission first.

“David brings a high level of personal hospitality professionalism to the Kanuga team,” says Kanuga President & CEO Michael Sullivan, “He is responsive and strategic, as well as being an overall great match for Kanuga.”

David graduated from Michigan State University in the Business School with high honors and began his career early in hospitality with Marriott International where he served for 10 years. He has also worked in boutique luxury hotels, limited to full service, off-shore Caribbean resorts, new developments, and property openings. He served as director of sales for Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure, NC. He was also director of sales and marketing for The Naples Beach & Golf Club in Naples, FL, a four-diamond independent property.

David enjoys the outdoors, hiking, mountain biking, snow skiing, and boating with his spouse, as well as volunteering for nonprofit and local charities. He says, “I appreciate the importance of friends and family and I’m excited to be at Kanuga, embracing the culture and all the potential offerings ahead.”