Robert Woolridge is currently the General Manager for Chateau Elan Winery & Resort. He also serves as the Principal for RLW Consulting, LLC. He is responsible for driving overall market share, sales & revenue, profitability, guest satisfaction and talent engagement.
Robert’s experience in the hospitality industry spans over 35 years. Robert has held positions as General Manager for the W Buckhead, General Manager for the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, opening General Manager of the Atlanta Airport Gateway Marriott, Area General Manager for the Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center, Area General Manager for the Atlanta Marriott Century Center, Area General Manager for the Atlanta Marriott Midtown Suites, Resident Manager of the 1,400 room Philadelphia Marriott, Director of Operations at the Philadelphia Airport Marriott, Director of Finance/Resident Manager at the Long Island Marriott, and Controller at the Park Ridge Marriott. He is also very active in local and national community organizations and a Life Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.
Robert is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts/Amherst and holds a degree in Accounting & Finance.
He has been recognized several times for his high level of contribution, including Marriott Hotel of the Year, Most Improved Guest Satisfaction for Luxury Brands, Most Improved Golf Operations, Leadership Excellence, Trumpet Award, Outstanding Associate Satisfaction, Profit Flow Through Champion, Outstanding Food & Beverage Performance, Outstanding Performance Excellence, Most Improved Room Operations, and Best Overall Finance Department.