Estate & Resort Management, Food & Beverage
Zdenek Travnicek’s career has started in 1998, after graduating from the most acclaimed hotel management school in Czech Republic. He has received his first hotel assignment in Prague and since then he has been focused on delivering luxury service experience to guests all over Europe and USA.
His specialty is leading F&B teams in luxury hotel brands including The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, Florida. During the 18 years hospitality tenure, he has been responsible for opening of new outlets including restaurants, bars, clubs, high roller VIP lounges, banquets and in-room dining operations in hotels and casinos.
Most recently, his leadership expertise has earned him an Estate Manager role with the exclusive Bequia Estate. In this position, he is responsible for all aspects of the estate operation including Guest Relations, Food & Beverage, Housekeeping, Engineering, Financials, Development and Refurbishment, Private Luxury Speed Boat Operations and other areas.
Over the years, Zdenek has had the opportunity to take care of high esteemed guests in Czech Republic, Germany, Switzerland, Greece and the United States that include Presidents, royalties, celebrities and billionaires.
Zdenek has proven his abilities to successfully lead smaller and larger teams within multicultural luxury environment and has achieved various personal and property awards.
He speaks fluently English and Czech, and is proficient in German and learning Russian.