CEO/PRESIDENT OF THE YEAR FINALIST

TERRI A. HAACK

President

Terranea Resort

Terri A. Haack’s distinguished career spans more than 35 years in the hotel industry and resort operations management, with nearly two decades specializing in resort community development, operations and real estate. In her current role as President of Terranea Resort, she is responsible for the overall operating performance of the 102-acre luxury destination, located along California’s coastline on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Haack spearheaded pre-construction operations for the $480 million resort beginning in 2007, guiding start-up through Terranea Resort’s acclaimed debut in June 2009. Under her leadership, the resort continues to thrive as a top Destination Hotels property – renowned for its natural beauty and stewardship, award-winning cuisine, unique enrichment programs and unrivaled guest service. The resulting business and community achievements have been repeatedly acknowledged, with the resort garnering dozens of awards and accolades over the years. She will be celebrating a decade of leadership at Terranea Resort in 2019, as well as the property’s 10-year anniversary.

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