Tom TablerTom Tabler has been appointed General Manager at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert in the US.

Most recently Mr Tabler held the position of General Manager at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort and Spa. He led an exceptional team of professionals who consistently deliver extraordinary guest and event satisfaction performance.

In the last few years, the resort has increased group room night production by 40 per cent and has had one of the best years in the 28-year history of the resort, including record-breaking house profit.

Mr Tabler began his hospitality career over 29 years ago in the front office with Marriott and has held management and leadership positions in operations, revenue management and sales and marketing. This is his fourth general manager assignment with four different brands within Marriott. Because of his time in the hospitality industry, Mr Tabler is an avid adventurer and loves the outdoors, running, biking, skiing, hiking and more.