Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach names Beja-McLennan director of sales and marketing

  Puerto Rico’s Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa has named Katherine Beja-McLennan as the resort’s new director of sales and marketing. Beja-McLennan will oversee all group and catering sales, convention services, marketing, and public relations efforts for the iconic property. Working closely with the property’s director of revenue management, Ernesto Velazquez, Beja-McLennan […]

Chef Paula DaSilva delivers a winner at Artisan Beach House at The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour

Paula DaSilva isn’t just one of my favorite South Florida chefs because of her terrific cuisine, it’s also because she is a straight shooter. For example, ask the acclaimed Brazilian-born chef to define her “global inspiration’’ menu at the new Artisan Beach House at The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour, and you’re likely to get this answer: […]

Salishan Spa and Golf Resort unveiling re-imagined Samphire restaurant

Samphire, the new signature dining experience at Salishan Spa and Golf Resort in Gleneden Beach, Ore., opens on March 31 featuring coastal range cuisine. Samphire will focus on locally sourced ingredients from the ocean, mountains and neighboring valleys. The menu, according to Executive Chef Andrew Garrison, is designed to let the high-quality ingredients from passionate […]