KAANAPALI - Honua Kai Condominium Association Inc. announced the appointment of veteran hotelier and Association Manager Rick Tanner as its new general manager.
With over 20 years of hospitality and resort operations management experience, Tanner was most recently general manager at the 359-suite Whaler on Kaanapali Beach for more than five years.
Prior to working on Maui, he served as executive director of the Northwest Georgia Convention Center.
He also spent a number of years as general manager of LifeWay Glorieta Conference Center near Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Tanner began his career in destination resorts with the Ritz-Carlton Aspen, Colorado.
He currently serves Maui County as chair of the Board of Variances and Appeals and the State of Hawaii as a foster resource family.