The AAA Four Diamond rated Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder announced the appointment of Robert Swenson to the position of general manager. In this position, Swenson will oversee the daily functions of all hotel departments including, 395 guest rooms and suites, a $2 million Native American Art collection, 16,000 square feet of wellness, fitness and spa amenities, an expansive outdoor pool complex, five restaurants, award-winning golf and more than 66,000 square feet of meeting space. Swenson, a seasoned hospitality professional with over 35 years of experience in various top level management roles, was previously an industry consultant to several hotel corporations including Boxer Properties.
He also served as the area managing director for Interstate Hotels and Resorts, and previously, as president of Peek’n Peak Resort and Spa, a 1,150 acre golf and ski resort located in Western New York. Swenson graduated from University of Denver with a degree in hotel and restaurant management. His accolades include: board of directors at Winston Salem Chamber of Commerce, past board member of Alumni Association at University of Denver, past president board of directors at Big Brothers/Big Sisters, board of directors at The Adoption Exchange and more.More appointments at Hilton