FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 20 September, 2018
CONTACT: Jeffrey Mona, President and Principal, American Resort Management
PHONE: (814) 833-2631
American Resort Management Named ‘Overall Resort and Waterpark Manager’ for New Development
Orange Beach, AL – After more than ten years, Orange Beach’s “Bama Bayou” project will continue its development, as a team of premier companies join forces to breathe new life into the project.
“Bama Bayou” is located just off the Foley Beach Expressway in Orange Beach along the Intracoastal Waterway, and will transform 147-plus acres of Orange Beach, Alabama into a gulf destination resort full of fun for families nationwide. The $300-plus million project is expected to offer up to 1,100 hospitality units, aquarium and mammal edutainment opportunities, the largest private convention center in the area, and finally, a world-class outdoor waterpark, of which American Resort Management will oversee the operations.
The 15-acre waterpark will immerse guests in the beauty of the local waterways and wetlands, and provide them with world-class slides and attractions for every member of the family. The park will also feature a massive wave pool and a lazy river that will serve both as a ride and as transportation around the park with numerous entry/exit points.
“We are thrilled to be playing a role in the redevelopment of Bama Bayou, and to be working with such a strong team,” said Jeffrey Mona, President and Principal of American Resort Management. “This property will be unlike anything along the Gulf, and will provide guests with the opportunity for brand new experiences every time they visit.”
Along with American Resort Management, companies Presidium, Stifel, Aquatic Development Group (ADG), A&R Hospitality Management, and Gulf World/Dolphin Discovery will all play key roles in transforming the currently abandoned development into a world-class destination for all types of guests.
About American Resort Management
American Resort Management, LLC (ARM) is a national award-winning hospitality management company recognized by Hotel Management Magazine as one of the top third-party hospitality management companies in the United States. As hotels, waterparks and resorts continue to open at a rapid pace throughout North America, it is apparent that long-term stability and financial success for any project will depend on how well it is managed and operated. ARM is second-to-none when it comes to providing operational excellence and ultimate guest experiences, both of which are key to generating the maximum return on investment. The ARM dedicated and highly qualified executive team provides professional, consistent leadership. Key individuals in each specialty will operate the property in a clearly defined manner based on our intensive and ongoing training and operational philosophies and best practices.