Carla Simpson appointed Director of Finance at Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites


Carla Simpson

Loews Hotels at Universal Orlando has named the Director of Finance for Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites, opening June 27.

As the destination’s first Value property, guests will enjoy extra affordability at this surf and beach-themed hotel offering two-bedroom suites that sleep up to six guests, along with standard rooms. When its sister hotel, Dockside Inn and Suites, opens in 2020, Loews Hotels & Co will co-own and operate eight hotels with a total of 9,000 rooms, in partnership with Universal Orlando.

At completion, Universal’s Endless Summer Resort will add more than 700 jobs to Orlando’s hospitality industry and bring the number of Loews Hotels & Co team members based at Universal Orlando Resort to more than 5,500.

Simpson has held various financial leadership roles since joining the company in 2013 at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel and Loews Annapolis Hotel, and was most recently Associate Director of Finance for Loews Hotels at Universal Orlando. Prior to joining Loews Hotels & Co, Carla was the Assistant General Manager of Homewood Suites by Hilton Nashville Airport.

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