Doug Libby brings more than 30 years’ hotel and resort experience to Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa, where he also oversees operations for Winter Park, Colo. sister properties and restaurants, Vasquez Creek Inn, Trailhead Inn, Volario’s and Caffé Giocondo.
Libby’s proven track record in the areas of improving operational capabilities, enhancing guest and employee satisfaction, driving revenue, improving market share and developing marketing channels for independent brands makes him ideally suited for the growing family of properties and dining venues that are part of the Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa network. His accolades also include instrumental improvement and growth for some of the most recognized hotel management companies in the world including Marriott, Starwood, Hilton and DoubleTree hotels.
Prior to coming to Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa, Libby served as general manager at Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe, N.M. He has also held Director of Sales and Marketing positions for Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre in Texas, Carefree Resorts & Villas Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa in Arizona, and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide in San Francisco.
Libby was raised in Boulder, Colo. and is a graduate of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, where he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in communications, with an emphasis on advertising and public relations. Outside of work, he enjoys skiing, hiking, and spending time with his family.