Kohler Co. Names Scott Anderson President of the Hospitality and Real Estate Group

Jul 01, 2008, 01:00 ET from Kohler Co.

    KOHLER, Wis., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Scott Anderson has been
 elected President of the Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate Group.
     In his new capacity, Anderson will have responsibility for the
 continuing growth and award-winning status of the Group in its global
 operations. He is charged with ensuring that the service levels and
 physical properties reflect iconic leadership in the world's luxury resort
     Scott Anderson comes to Kohler Co. as Vice Chairman of Quintess, one of
 the largest resort destination clubs in the industry. He also has been
 President and CEO of High Country Hospitality -- a hospitality management
 and technology company.
     From 1994 to 1996, he was a Managing Director of the 1996 Summer
 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia with responsibility for all ticket sales,
 accommodations, merchandise, food and beverage, sponsor hospitality and
     From 1990 to 1994, he was President and CEO of Callaway Gardens and the
 Ida Cason Callaway Foundation in Pine Mountain, Georgia, a complex that
 included 770 rooms, 17 tennis courts, 63 holes of golf, 7 dining outlets, 9
 lakes and 1200 acres of hunting preserve. The Foundation included a 2500
 acre horticultural theme park.
     From 1979 to 1990, he was President of the world-class Hotel del
 Coronado near San Diego, California which received the Gold Key for 12
 consecutive years.
     Scott Anderson earned his Bachelor of Arts in Hotel and Restaurant
 Administration in 1972 from Washington State University. On its 75th
 anniversary, the Hotel School declared Mr. Anderson one of the 75 leaders
 of the industry over the prior 75 years.
     Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wis., Kohler Co. is one of
 America's oldest and largest privately held companies. Kohler is a global
 leader in the manufacturing of kitchen and bath products, engines and power
 generation systems, home interiors, and hospitality services.

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