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Hawks Cay Resort welcomes Joshua Torai as new Managing Director

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Joshua Torai appointed as Managing Director of Hawks Cay Resort, bringing vast global luxury hospitality experience to enhance the resort’s premier status in the Florida Keys.

DUCK KEY, FLA. – Hawks Cay Resort in the Florida Keys, announces the appointment of Joshua Torai as its new Managing Director. Joshua, often referred to as JT, brings a distinguished background from the global luxury hospitality industry to his new role at Hawks Cay Resort.

“We are thrilled to have found a leader whose energy, experience, and deep understanding of the resort’s legacy align perfectly with our vision for the future,” said Rikki Boparai, Vice President of Operations at Benchmark, Pyramid Luxury & Lifestyle. “In our search, we sought someone who deeply understands the essence and character of our property and has a history working with iconic destination resorts. His proven track record of success, coupled with his passion for hospitality and innovation, make him an exceptional addition to our team. We are confident that JT’s leadership will further elevate the guest experience at Hawks Cay, solidifying the resort’s reputation as a premier destination in the Florida Keys.”

JT’s professional journey in the hospitality industry reflects a profound passion for people and an unwavering commitment to excellence. Previously serving as Vice President of Operations at Royal Stays Miami, JT led a vibrant portfolio of boutique hotels, restaurants, nightlife venues, and private residences. His work included spearheading hospitality acquisitions and redevelopments, showcasing his strategic vision and leadership.

Among JT’s notable achievements is his role as Chief Operating Officer at Beach Enclave in Turks and Caicos Islands, where he contributed to the mission of redefining beachfront luxury living. His extensive international experience includes managerial roles at prestigious properties such as Wymara Resort and Villas and Amanyara, both located in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Additionally, he has worked at Zemi Beach House in Anguilla, Alila Hotels and Resorts in Indonesia, Constance Hotels and Resorts in the Seychelles, Atlantis The Palm in Dubai, and Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore, among others.

“It’s truly a privilege to join such an esteemed team and to be entrusted with the responsibility of furthering the legacy of this iconic resort,” said JT about his new position as Managing Director. “I look forward to collaborating with our dedicated staff to create unforgettable experiences that resonate with our guests, while also elevating Hawks Cay’s presence in the market. Together, we will continue to uphold the tradition of excellence that has made Hawks Cay a cherished destination for generations.”

In his role as Managing Director, JT will oversee all aspects of operations at Hawks Cay Resort, focusing on delivering unparalleled guest experiences, driving growth, and fostering a culture of exceptional service among the resort’s dedicated team.

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