Mark Slimmer Named General Manager at Cousteau Resort

Big news from Fiji, where Mark Slimmer has been named general manager at the Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort. In addition to further developing the resort’s sustainability practices, in his new role, Slimmer will work to maintain the international reputation of the resort.

Slimmer joins Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort with nearly 12 years of experience as general manager at two leading resorts—Angsana Great Barrier Reef, a five-star beachfront boutique resort in Palm Cove, Australia, where he spent the past six years; and Matson Resort Cairns, a large resort in Cairns, Australia, prior to that. Born in Northern California, Slimmer spent his childhood in Fiji, where his father was a pioneer in the hospitality industry. Slimmer returned to the U.S. after high school and later graduated from the hotel and restaurant management program at the City College of San Francisco.

For more information, visit www.fijiresort.com.

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