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Albert Zamora Joins Vail Cascade Resort as Director of Human Resources

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Zamora brings more than 13 years of dedicated HR experience in the hospitality industry

As Human Resources Director, Zamora is tasked with building an internal culture anchored in trust, respect and integrity.  With more than 400 employees, Vail Cascade Resort is one of the largest employers in the Vail Valley with tenures up to 31 years of service.  Zamora will be charged with evaluating existing programs and procedures, designing recognition and incentive programs and implementing initiatives to maintain this momentum all while inspiring associates at all levels to personal and professional greatness.   

"An organization in Vail cannot build a good team of working professionals without a good HR department. HR is the fundamental backbone to the success of any company and that is why I am personally excited to have Albert on our leadership team,” said Garth. “Albert is an accomplished and talented HR professional with a proven track record for cultivating personal and team excellence. His compassionate style, creative genius and leadership approach is the right combination of talents to uphold the Vail Cascade's reputation as an employer of choice in the Vail Valley."

Prior to joining the Vail Cascade Resort, Zamora was with the Ritz-Carlton for 13 years. During this tenure, he held various positions and accomplished notable feats such as leading the Housekeeping team to the top guest room cleanliness scores within the Ritz-Carlton brand, while also garnering the highest leadership score of all Managers at the hotel for both the 2008 and 2009 Employee Engagement Surveys. Most recently, he relocated to the Vail Valley to join the Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch as Assistant Human Resources Director.

Zamora holds a Bachelors of Science in Hospitality Management from Florida International University.

About Vail Cascade Resort

Vail Cascade is a creek side, ski-in ski-out base camp to the very best of Colorado — in every season. With the finest features of an alpine village, Vail Cascade nurtures guests with a wide expanse of natural beauty; Vail’s most comprehensive conference facility; the incomparable Aria Athletic Club & Spa; creative Colorado cuisine and craft beer in Atwater on Gore Creek; and a wide variety of accommodation offerings, including condominiums and private homes ideal for extended stays. Along with every amenity necessary to make the most of each stay, guests enjoy engaging experiences delivered by a team whose true passion is to serve and share the Colorado they love in the most genuine and meaningful way. Visit and call 800.282.4183 for more information. 

About Destination Hotels & Resorts

Destination Hotels & Resorts is a privately held hospitality management company headquartered in Colorado. With more than 40 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs, Destination is the fourth largest hospitality management company in the country. The company’s portfolio features more than 9,600 guest rooms, 18 golf courses and 16 full-service spas. Destination Hotels & Resorts properties are located in key metropolitan and resort markets including Washington, D.C., Chicago, Seattle, Denver, San Diego, Santa Fe, Aspen, Austin, Phoenix, Portland, Palm Springs, Palos Verdes, Maui and Lake Tahoe. The company is a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based investment, development and management firm Lowe Enterprises. For a complete list of properties in the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection, please visit

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