MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., December 7, 2012 – SPM Resorts, a full-service professional timeshare resort management company, recently hired Steve Buckley as general manager for Bluebeard’s Castle Resort in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
In this role, Buckley will manage and oversee the daily operations of the resort. Buckley is experienced in resort operations and formerly served as the general manager of the Clarion Inn in South Yarmouth, Mass. Additionally, from 2004-2010, he served as the general manager of The Ocean Club on Smuggler’s Beach in South Yarmouth, Mass. and Blue Tree Resort in Orlando, Fla., two other SPM Resorts-managed properties.
“We are so pleased to have Steve Buckley back on the SPM Resorts team,” said Drew Langway, senior vice president of corporate operations for SPM Resorts. “Steve is a highly seasoned and motivated professional who knows how to effectively manage a property. We are excited to introduce Steve to our owners and guests at Bluebeard’s Castle.”
In addition to his prior positions of general manager, Buckley holds a real estate license for the state of Massachusetts. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Society for Human Resource Management. He was presented with the top performing Gold and Platinum Awards for Clarion Hotels in 2011, Excellence Award for SPM Resorts in 2008 and 2009 and Leadership Award for SPM Resorts in 2007 and 2009.
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About SPM Resorts:
SPM Resorts, Inc., a full-service professional timeshare resort management company, manages 34 homeowner’s associations serving more than 100,000 timeshare owners. Since 1979, the SPM team has offered professional management services to timeshare resorts, hotels, restaurants, marinas and other resort properties. SPM is dedicated to ensuring a positive vacation experience for guests and owners. SPM Resorts’ complete management portfolio includes financial and accounting services, rentals, resales and communications for owners and boards of directors. In addition, SPM’s management team is frequently called upon by banks and investment groups to assist with workouts and turnaround situations. For more information, contact SPM Resorts at 843-238-5000 or visit www.spmresorts.com.
About Bluebeard’s Castle:
Bluebeard’s Castle is a historic property dating back to the 1600s. The Castle is located high on a hilltop with spectacular views overlooking the harbor and town of Charlotte Amalie. Its signature red rooftops are among the first sights for arriving cruise ship passengers in the harbor below. The resort includes a centuries-old fortress bearing the name ‘Bluebeard’