Hillsboro Resort, which recently opened along the exclusive and scenic Hillsboro Mile in Deerfield Beach, today announced the appointment of Ann Durso as General Manager. In this role, Durso oversees all operations of the 72-room property and its new waterfront restaurant, Roí. Durso assumes the position immediately and has already taken up his post, overseeing all aspects of the station’s day-to-day operations.
Durso has over 20 years of hospitality experience in multicultural organizations. She graduated with a Bachelor of Social Sciences from Uppsala University in Sweden and is a Master Practitioner in NLP. During her career, she has held management and operations positions in hotels in Sweden, London and Chicago. She held the position of Olympic Operations Manager for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and also ran her own event marketing company.
Prior to joining Hillsboro Beach Resort, Durso served as General Manager of Gale Chicago operated under Menin Hospitality, where she led hotel team performance management, worked on major maintenance projects and led training initiatives. for staff alongside the union. She worked with IHG Hotels & Resorts for 10 years and Hilton Hotels for eight years.