We are pleased to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Nagata as Coconut Waikiki Hotel’s General Manager, effective December 28, 2020. He joins us from Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club where he served as Director of Room Operations.
Jeff has over 20 years of hotel management experience working with notable brands such as the Four Seasons Resort Maui, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, and Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. He joined Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club as their Director of Services in 2013 and moved up their ranks through his demonstrated leadership and his continued desire to enhance the guest experience.
On a daily basis, Jeff will use his strengths as a hospitality leader to enhance our focus in providing authentic service, continued growth and sustainable performance. He focuses on building and maintaining quality relationships among staff, being an effective listener, and delivering memorable experiences to guests. We feel his leadership skills and industry knowledge will continue to enhance the quality of our brand, while also adding value to each area within our hotel operations.
Born and raised on Oahu, Jeff is a Punahou alum and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Travel Industry Management from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Please join us in welcoming Jeff and his family to the Coconut ohana!