Stephen Carter OBE joins The Old Course Hotel as GM
Stephen Carter OBE has joined The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa as General Manager. Stephen joins the hotel this week after 8 years working with De Vere Hotels, seven of which were spent at Cameron House on Loch Lomond.
Stephen’s illustrious career spans almost 40 years, in which he has achieved various accolades; notably an OBE for services to the hospitality industry in 2007 and Caterer and Hotelkeeper’s Hotelier of the Year in 2011. Aside from his impressive career, Stephen has quite the portfolio of extra-curricular activities with Trustee of the Hospitality Industry Trust Scotland and Director of both the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and Visit Scotland among his other endeavors.
Stephen has worked with leading hotels up and down the country, giving him a detailed overview of the industry’s landscape. He brings a unique, community-driven point of view to the role, believing in the importance of local projects and individuals, enhancing the strong heritage of Scottish people.
Stephen Carter OBE says, “I am delighted to be joining the team at The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa and working with them developing the success the Resort is already renowned for; delivering a welcome and world class hospitality to the many visitors from home and abroad visiting Scotland and in particular this wonderful city of St Andrews.”
Director of Operations at the Hotel, David Scott, comments, “Stephen’s experience is just what we’re looking for. His expertise in the hospitality sector and his impressive achievements in Scotland will bring something truly unique to our offering.”