Dan Ferbal was named Vice President, Human Resources in March 2014, overseeing recruitment, employment, compensation strategy, training, employee relations, employee retention, and employee benefits programs.
Mr. Ferbal, who is fluent in Spanish, joined the company in 1993 as Recruiting Coordinator and within a year was promoted to Training Manager. He later held the position of Corporate Director of Training and spent seven years in that role. In 2001, Mr. Ferbal spearheaded the recruiting and training efforts leading up to the opening of The Lodge at Torrey Pines, a AAA Five Diamond hotel. He was then promoted to Director of Compensation and Benefits, followed by Corporate Director of Human Resources, a position he held until his appointment to Vice President.
Mr. Ferbal is an alumnus of San Diego State University and is a past recipient of the San Diego County Hotel-Motel Association’s, Gina Cesena, Gold Key Award. He is also a member of the San Diego Hospitality Human Resources Association and a founding member of the Greater San Diego Business Association’s Tourism Development Group and the Rob Benzon Foundation. He currently serves as Board Secretary and Director of Events for the Foundation.