The Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas has appointed Ahmed Yacout
as Hotel Manager.
Originally from Queens, New York, Ahmed worked most
recently at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin as Director of Rooms
where he oversaw
an extensive, three-year, US$ 35 million renovation.
Prior to Austin,
Ahmed served in multiple leadership roles at
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, beginning as a Guest Services Manager
before his promotion to Front Office Manager. He also served as
Hotel Assistant Manager at the front desk at Four Seasons Hotel
Ahmed began his Four Seasons career in 2007 as
part of the pre-opening concierge team at Four Seasons Hotel
Alexandria at San Stefano in Egypt.
“I am beyond excited for this amazing assignment
and my newest Four Seasons home,” Ahmed said. “Las Vegas represents one
of the most dynamic markets in the world, and being associated
with this remarkable location is a pinnacle in a hospitality
professional's career. It is such an exciting time in this vibrant
city, with a new NHL team recently establishing their footing, as
well as a premier professional football team moving to town for
their first season next year.”
Ahmed graduated with a BS in
Hotel Management from the University of Alexandria in Egypt.
Yacout is married and has two daughters.