The Radisson Aruba Resort Casino & Spa celebrated the nomination of Martinus Middeldorp as Manager of the Quarter. Martinus gained the recognition for his dedication to resort guests and service and his ever-presence in the frontline, ready to fulfill all requests and handle all challenges. Joining Martinus in the limelight Radisson’s corporate brand manager and Carlson Hotels Worldwide veteran hotel industry executive Bjorn Gullaksen who also serves as the President of The Regent Luxury Group. Bjorn picked Aruba to celebrate his retirement party as brand manager, a position he has held since 2002, when Radisson Hotels & Resorts, became one of the world’s leading full-service, upscale global hotel brands. As brand leader Gullaksen considered the Aruba property as the flagship of his organization.
Joining Martinus and Bjorn, Eddy Pourier, who spent 44 years at the resort in various guest service capacities. Eddy was showered with affection and gifts of appreciation for his humor, his personality and for his amazing ability to “make everybody’s day.”
Seen in our pictures, runner-up Manager of the Quarter Larimar Spa Manager Albert Cruz, with Martinus, Bjorn and Eddy. Also joining his father in one snapshot Joachim Gullaksen, Bjorn’s son, on the island on vacation with his wife Clarisse and daughter Sophie.