The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa, a destination resort in Vermont, is pleased to announce the appointment of Maurizio Bonivento as general manager.
With an illustrious career spanning over two decades in the heart of New York City, Maurizio’s journey began in Italy, where he honed his skills at various luxury hotels across the country and Europe, including The Westin Excelsior, The Hotel des Bains in Venice, Italy, and The Hotel Cala di Volpe in Sardinia.
“Recognizing the rich heritage and beloved legacy of this iconic resort, I am honored to take on the role of general manager of The Equinox,” said Maurizio. “I look forward to collaborating and energizing our exceptional team as we strive to elevate every guest’s experience and restore this historic property to its original grandeur.”
In his most recent role as Area Managing Director at ROW NYC, the largest independent hotel in NYC, Maurizio achieved notable successes, including the expansion of F&B offerings, and consistently securing top TripAdvisor rankings. His tenure at The Michelangelo, as well as previous roles at esteemed establishments such as Le Parker Meridien and The Westin New York Grand Central, attests to his prowess in hotel management, including successful renovations, union negotiations, and the development of profitable F&B concepts.
The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa is located between the picture mountains of Vermont on 1,300 acres in Manchester and includes 199 guestrooms, 18,500 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, an 18-hole championship golf course, a 13,000-square-foot spa, five food and beverage outlets and a range of unique guest amenities, exhilarating experiences, and year-round outdoor adventures.
As Maurizio takes on his new role at The Equinox, he brings with him a wealth of experience, a commitment to excellence, and a passion for creating memorable guest experiences. The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa is poised for an exciting journey under Maurizio’s leadership.
The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa is managed by Pyramid Global Hospitality, a leading hospitality management company, whose expansive portfolio includes more than 240 properties worldwide.