Playa Hotels & Resorts Celebrates 10

Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. celebrated its 10th anniversary recently with a special event at Hyatt Ziva Cancun led by Playa’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Bruce Wardinski and with local officials, business partners, and team present.

The event celebrated the exponential growth of the brand, which now has a total of 25 properties and 9,501 rooms across Mexico and the Caribbean, and highlighted the pillars which will foster continued growth in the next decade.

Since the opening of its first branded properties in 2013, Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos and Hyatt Zilara Cancun, in partnership with Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Playa has continued to innovate by creating new brand partnerships with Hilton, Wyndham, Marriott, and IHG.

Playa’s Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Fernando Mulet said: “The transformation of all-inclusive into a premium experience has revolutionized the category: It’s highly profitable, resilient to economic change, and offers unique advantages to brands, owners, and developers. After 10 years of continued growth, Playa’s unique formula for all-inclusive success has created a new standard for the industry.”

The celebration was live streamed to Playa employees across all regions and offices. Associates were commended for their dedication by Dayna Blank, Playa’s Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer, who said: “Each one of you have played a pivotal role in our story and propelling us forward. Your dedication, hard work and commitment is the reason why we can proudly celebrate 10 years of Playa.”

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