Luz “Lucy” Ruiz, a native of Mexico City with a long and distinguished career in the hospitality industry, has been named the general manager of the new Pueblo Bonito Vantage San Miguel de Allende.
A creative, top-level executive who has specialized experience in high-end hotels, Ruiz brings solid operations expertise to the new position. Most recently, she was general manager of Grand Luxxe Nuevo Vallarta (part of Vidanta), a AAA 5-Diamond hotel. During her tenure, the property was recognized by Conde Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure among the best resorts in western Mexico.
Previously, Ruiz served as general manager of Hyatt Centric Las Condes in Santiago, Chile, and the Park Royal Cancun. She also served as managing director of Grand Velas in Riviera Nayarit, a luxury all-inclusive resort and AAA 5-Diamond hotel on Mexico’s Puerto Vallarta coast.