Montage Intl. has hired Vai Cahoon as its vice president, acquisitions and development. In her new role, Cahoon will support the acquisitions and development team for the hotelier’s Montage Hotels & Resorts and Pendry Hotels brands.
Cahoon joins Montage Intl. from Viceroy Hotel Group, where she was most recently director, acquisitions & development. Prior to that, Cahoon held several other positions within Viceroy, including senior associate, business development, and senior accounting and financial analyst.
“Vai has an outstanding track record of success in hotel development,” says Jason Herthel, president and chief operating officer of Montage Intl. “We are thrilled to have her join our team and play a key role as we continue to expand our portfolio of Montage and Pendry hotels and resorts.”
Montage Hotels & Resorts’ current locales include Montage Laguna Beach, Montage Beverly Hills, Montage Deer Valley, Montage Kapalua Bay and Montage Palmetto Bluff, with Montage Los Cabos opening this year. Pendry Hotels’ properties are the Pendry San Diego and the Sagamore Pendry Baltimore. Montage Intl. also manages and operates the Spanish Peaks Mountain Club in Big Sky, Montana, and The May River Golf Club in Bluffton, South Carolina.