People Update – Randy Thompson

The Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch has announced Randy Thompson as its new general manager. Thompson joins the property from Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa, and Marina in Cambridge, Md. Thompson has worked with Hyatt Corporation for more than 34 years, where he began as a line cook at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort. After obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel Administration from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, he was recruited to Hyatt’s Corporate Management Trainee program. During his time with Hyatt, Thompson has worked at 16 different properties throughout the country and he previously worked at Hyatt Regency St. Louis Union Station from 1999 to 2001 as an executive assistant manager for rooms from 1999 to 2001. Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch is Thompson’s fifth property working as general manager.

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