Management

The Management

General Manager Nenette G. Castillon Ms. Castillon has been in the hotel industry for 16 years. She used to be the hotel’s Spa Director and HR Director before becoming the hotel’s Property Operations Director.   She has attended Cornell University’s PDP classes on Strategic Hospitality Management, Hospitality Financial Management Operations Decision Making.
Human Resources Manager Sasha Iona D. Belamia Sasha, a graduate of AB Psychology with graduate units in Education Management, has been in the Training field for almost 9 years. She completed her Certification on Hospitality Management at the Cornell University, New York.
Finance Manager James “Jimmy” Martinez Amiable with wide ranging interests, Jimmy is a finance graduate of De La Salle University with further studies in hospitality management at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
A hotelier for close to a decade, his varied experience in food & beverage, recreation, and resident management provide him with valuable insights in his current role as Finance Manager.
Finance Manager Aileen Velez A Certified Public Accountant, formerly an external auditor with major exposure in external and internal audit, she previously worked in a bank. She completed her Certification on Financial Management for Hotels at the Cornell University, New York.
Spa Manager Colleen S. Barcelona Ms. Barcelona is a graduate of University of St. La Salle and has been with the hotel industry since 1996. She was the hotel’s Front Office Manager and is now the Spa Manager. She completed her Certification for Strategic Management at Cornell University, New York from 2007-2008 and finished her Spa Management Course at Chivasom Academy, Thailand.
Front Office Manager Charllie C. Baltazar Charllie, our high-spirited Front Office Manager, has been with the hotel industry for almost 9 years. He started off as the Bell Captain, moved his way up as a Duty Manager and is now running the Front Office. He has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Southwestern University.
MIS Manager Cherry C. Allego Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA).
Graduated with a degree of BS Computer Engineering and has completed her Certification on Strategic Hospitality Management at Cornell University in New York and Microsoft Certification in New Delhi.
Executive Chef Henry Fulton E. Abellana Henry participated in the Advance Training Program at the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in New York and Napa Valley in San Francisco. On several occasions he has been invited by the Filipino community in Guam to participate in the month-long Annual Filipino Food Festival as a trainer and as exhibition chef. He is an experienced Pastry Chef for over 14 years and has visited several 5 star hotels in New York.
Executive Housekeeper Rebecca A. Martinez Rebecca participated in the Professional Development Program at Cornell, New York, USA and has visited several hotels in Las Vegas. She has more than 14 years of purchasing experience and is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Management.
F&B Manager Rocel R. Gonzaga Our most fun loving Manager. Rocel has wide experience in various aspects of Food and Beverage. Executive Education, Cornell University, New York.
Founder and CEO Emmanuel C. Gonzalez A former international banker, Manny Gonzalez was the person principally responsible for the conceptualization, design, and construction of Plantation Bay. MBA Columbia University.
Director and Corporate Secretary Jose Palma Jr. Mr. Palma is a corporate lawyer with an extensive practice in Cebu. Ll.B. Ateneo de Manila; bar topnotcher.
Director and Treasurer Elizabeth Reyes Ms. Reyes is one of Cebu’s most respected travel agents, and advises on travel industry matters.
Director Jose Jalandoni Mr. Jalandoni is a businessman with real estate and agricultural interests. MBA Harvard University.
Director Carmen Beaves Ms. Beaves is an investment consultant living in Hong Kong. MA Economics Yale University.
Director Arthur Palou Mr. Palou was formerly a treasury operations specialist and is now a sugar-cane planter. AB Economics Ateneo University.
Director Benjamin de Leon Mr. de Leon is one of the senior captains of Philippine industry with interests in real estate, insurance, sugar refining and trading, leisure, and the chemical industry. AB Economics Ateneo University.
Director Celine G. Conejos Ms. Conejos is a consumer-finance executive. MBA George Washington University.