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 markets. 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 marketing. 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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