The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Welcomes New Talent to All-Star Executive Team

Tampa Bay Waterfront Resort Hires Locally, Recruits from Vegas

Online PR News – 13-November-2021 – TAMPA BAY, FLA – The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas is excited to announce the recent growth of their executive team. The new team is led by Shaun Kwiatowski, twenty five year hospitality veteran, and consists of a Director of Sales, Sales Manager, Catering Sales Manager, and Director of Rooms, each serving an important role on property.

Shaun Kwiatkowski, General Manager
Shaun leads all strategic priorities for the Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas with 25 years of hospitality experience. He held the title of Executive Director of Hotel Operations at several Las Vegas resorts and worked in Bali before relocating to Tampa Bay.
813.574.3875 |

Samm Fairlie, Catering Sales Manager
Samm is a University of Tampa graduate with a degree in PR and Advertising. She’s previously served in Tourism & Hospitality with Lowry Park Zoo, The Florida Aquarium and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Samm loves fostering dogs.
813.574.3885 |

Agnieszka Koblenc, Sales Manager
European-born Agnieszka is a fifteen year hospitality veteran with both a Marketing and Hospitality Management + Tourism Degree. In her free time, find Agnieszka doing yoga and eating chocolate.
813.281.8900 |

Sam Baxter, Director of Sales
Sam leads the sales team with a decade of hospitality experience. She is a 7th generation Floridian with a big family and loves to spend time with her two sons trail riding, fishing, and camping.
813.514.9744 |

Daniel Barber, Director of Rooms
Hailing from Las Vegas, Daniel is a graduate of the University of Nevada and previously spent fourteen years with Mandalay Bay. He is the founding partner of ‘Get on the Bus’ (, a free after-school program for kids.
813.281.8900 |

GODFREY HOTEL & CABANAS: The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa’s resort-style property is nestled among the lush tropical grounds at the edge of Tampa Bay and is conveniently located in close proximity to Tampa International Airport, the Westshore office market, and downtown Tampa. The expansive property boasts a heated outdoor pool, 3200 sq. ft. pier with stunning sunset views and private event space, fitness center, and 7,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space. The 276-room hotel features complimentary Wi-Fi, 42’’ flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, mini-refrigerators and an expansive space to relax. Every guest room also comes with a private balcony offering sweeping views of Tampa’s skyline and breathtaking sunset views.

WTR POOL & GRILL: Offering Tampa Bay’s utmost majestic waterfront views, WTR Pool & Grill is a 20,000 square foot indoor & outdoor bayside/poolside multi-use venue; a contemporary and casual setting serving the freshest local seafood and classic American dishes. The restaurant, WTR Grill, serves lunch, sunset dinners and late-night bites on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

PYRAMID HOTEL GROUP: Boston-based Pyramid Hotel Group is one of the predominant hotel management companies in the U.S., managing a diverse portfolio of hotels and resorts in destinations throughout the United States, Europe and the Caribbean. For additional information please visit

EVOLVE & CO: Evolve & Co is a full-service advertising agency located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. The company is a collective of brand strategists and creatives, specializing in the lifestyle vertical. The firm is located at 475 Central Avenue Suite M7, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701.

Editors: For details, or to schedule an interview contact Lisa Williams or 727.490.9835.