Doug Varsano - Director of Sales and Marketing Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Doug Varsano - Director of Sales & Marketing

  • Years in Hospitality: 27
  • Graduated From: Cornell University
  • Hobbies: Golfing, hiking, wine tasting, non-profit work for autism
  • Fun Fact: First time owner of a puppy Labradoodle who is being trained to be a service dog
Why Omni Montelucia: From love comes inspiration and from inspiration comes innovation (my own quote)! I love leading teams of people who are experts at caring for other people. The inspiration to understand the needs of your guest and your client on a level that helps them to achieve success as individuals and professionals leads us to re-inventing this great industry.

Enrique Juarez - Director of Sales Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Enrique Juarez - Director of Sales

  • Years in Hospitality: 10
  • Graduated From: Arizona State University
  • Hobbies: Anything outdoors - Hiking, mountain biking, camping, skiing, boating
  • Sports Team: New England Patriots
  • Fun Fact: Ranked top 5 in the state of Arizona for rifle silhouette shooting
Why Omni Montelucia: Why (¿Por qué?) Omni Montelucia? We bring the essence of Europe to the heart of Scottsdale without leaving the country. The quest to execute the “best meeting/event we’ve ever had” is not just a concept for us…this is our hallmark.

Stephen Grey - Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Stephen Gray - Senior Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 10
  • Graduated From: University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Hobbies: Traveling, culinary, basketball and golf
  • Sports Team: Sacramento Kings, San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49'ers
  • Fun Fact: I've been on four continents
Why Omni Montelucia: I've represented several hotel brands, including major brands, and I can honestly say that I've never felt at home until I started working at Omni Montelucia. It's a rewarding experience taking pride in representing a beautiful resort and working with a dynamic and extraordinary team. I'm beyond excited to partner with my colleagues as well as hotel guests to create genuine and memorable experiences.

Rebecca Everhart - Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Rebecca Everhart- Group Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 12
  • Hobbies: I enjoy watching the beautiful AZ sunsets while walking my two rescue dogs, working out, traveling and trying new restaurants.
  • Fun Fact: I am ambidextrous!
The Omni Montelucia is such an enchanting and authentic property that truly is unlike any other resort I've been to. From the luscious landscape that makes you feel as if you are in Spain, to the imported artifacts around property, to the passionate associates that treat this resort like it's their home. Everyone takes great pride in creating exceptional events that are in a unique setting so that you have a memorable experience. Welcome home!

Jason Perone - Sales Manager Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Jason Perone - Sales Manager, Travel Industry

  • Graduated From: Arizona State University
  • Hobbies: Attending sporting events, blogging & podcasting
  • Sports Team: Green Bay Packers
Why Omni Montelucia: This resort has been special to me personally as I've enjoyed it as a guest in the past. Now I have the opportunity to introduce this absolute gem to my clients. It makes my job easy and very enjoyable.

Donna Tinto - Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Donna Tinto - Express Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 5 years
  • Fun Fact: I was born and raised on Long Island, New York
Why Omni Montelucia: Montelucia is the whole package surrounded by breathtaking views and filled with dedicated and genuine staff. The Montelucia experience is truly magical – come see for yourself.

Mike Walker - Senior Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: Started in hotel sales right out of college 
  • Graduated From: University of Arizona 
  • Sports Team: Arizona Basketball
  • Hobbies: I enjoy time with  family and watching my son, Hunter, play baseball
  • Fun Fact: My niece was the starting short stop for four years at ASU, and a three year All American
Why Omni Montelucia: As a task force seller at the Omni Scottsdale two years ago, I had a chance to see behind the curtain at what makes is so special. The property has a very unique layout, great location at the foot of Camelback Mountain, impeccable service, plus a sales, culinary and operations team that sets the bar for other resorts in Scottsdale. When I had a chance to come back to be part of this amazing collaborative team, I jumped at the opportunity.

Bailey Knutson - Account Executive, Southwest Conference Planners

  • Years in Hospitality: 6 years
  • Graduated From: University of Wisconsin Stout
  • Hobbies: Traveling, going to concerts, and hiking
  • Fun Fact: Huge Chip and Joanna Gaines Fan from Magnolia Farms
Why Omni Montelucia: You'll experience the magic everyone is talking about and find yourself wanting to come back.

Eric Bastine - Director of Event Technologies

  • Years in Hospitality: 15
  • Graduated From: Ball State University
  • Hobbies: Coaching Little League baseball, woodworking, activities with the church
  • Sports Team: Chicago Cubs
  • Fun Fact:Experienced ball games at 20 different Major League Stadiums
One of my passions is seamlessly blending technology into an environment, where the equipment simply goes unnoticed. We use technology to tell your story. Our team creates event experiences which celebrate the features and ambiance of a resort. The magnificent Omni Montelucia is an oasis for us to practice our craft, relishing the different paths to success with every customer.