Ben Kim has been appointed Vice President of Operational Finance at Aqua-Aston Hospitality

Ben Kim

Aqua-Aston Hospitality, a primary hospitality management organization headquartered in Honolulu due to the fact 1948, has introduced the appointment of Ben Kim to a recently established job, Vice President of Operational Finance.

Kim will report specifically to Andrea Mue, Senior Vice President, Main Economical Executive. She stated, “This newly produced place reflects our efforts in excess of the previous 12 months to transform Aqua-Aston’s Finance Division, supply strategic guidance for Aqua-Aston’s progress plan, and lover with our operations team by guiding small business conclusions that boost profitability.”

Operating hand-in-hand with Aqua-Aston’s functions staff and management, Kim will oversee the Operational Finance workforce furnishing economic oversight more than Aqua-Aston’s overall portfolio of managed qualities and eating places. Some of Kim’s tasks include reviewing and examining economical functionality of the managed properties and restaurants evaluating economic administration methods giving strategic aid for onboarding new qualities coordinating and main significant multi-disciplinary jobs and other unique initiatives. He will also establish and deal with key interactions with lodge General Professionals and other senior supervisors to supply money aid and understanding of shorter and extensive-expression economical ideas.

Kim delivers approximately 20 decades of working experience to the position. Ahead of signing up for Aqua-Aston, he expended 4 many years as the Region Director of Finance for Destination Residences Hawaii, exactly where he led a group of ten workforce more than a portfolio of 16 luxury homes throughout Hawaii. He also expended two years as the Director of Finance and Accounting at St. Kitts Marriott Vacation resort and the Royal Seashore Casino. His impressive encounter includes different positions of escalating accountability at the Ritz Carlton Club and Residences in Kapalua Bay, Guam Marriott Resort & Spa, JW Marriott Ihilani Vacation resort & Spa at Ko Olina, Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, and JW Marriott Lodge Seoul in South Korea.

All over his occupation, Kim has been identified with various experienced awards for his outstanding efficiency and his leadership. He attained his Postgraduate Diploma in Organization Business at the Southern Institute of Technological know-how at Invercargill in New Zealand, and he attained a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting at Brigham Younger College in which he graduated summa cum laude.