Guido Kerpel, Chief Operating Officer of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading hotel owner, operator and developer, announces the appointment of Sylvia Wardzala as General Manager of the new Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island in the company in Jekyll Island, Georgia. A dedicated hospitality professional, Ms. Wardzala is passionate about delivering exemplary guest experiences at the beachfront resort.
Prior to joining New Castle Hotels & Resorts, Ms. Wardzala served as General Manager of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, overseeing three hotels in Jacksonville, Florida for the past five and a half years. She earned the prestigious honor of being named the company’s CEO of the Year. During her impressive career, she also served as General Manager of several other branded hotels in Florida and Louisiana. Ms Wardzala, a native of Poland who moved to the United States when she was 18, began her career in the hospitality industry with Marriott in 2012.
New Castle Hotels & Resorts acquired the 158-room Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island in early 2022. The property sits on more than seven acres of beachfront on one of Georgia’s southernmost islands. The company will invest an additional $3.6 million in improving the resort.
Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island, Georgia