Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo has appointed Ryan Grande as resort manager of the luxury resort that set between two beaches on the 1,400-acre Peninsula Papagayo on the north Pacific coast of Costa Rica. In his new role, Grande will lead the resort’s guest experience and oversee day-to-day operations. Grande most recently served as the resort’s director of room and residences.
Grande’s career with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts spans nearly 10 years with positions including director of residences at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica, assistant director of rooms and front office manager at Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver and director of housekeeping at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Jackson Hole. Grande has also completed task force assignments at properties such as Four Seasons Resorts and Residences Anguilla, Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta and Four Seasons Hotel Austin.
A Toronto native, Grande has a Bachelor’s degree in hospitality management from Niagara College and a Master’s certificate in the essentials of hospitality management from Cornell University.
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, located 40 minutes from the Liberia International Airport, offers surf activities, a tropical dry forest, eco-adventures, and both tennis and golf.