Madar joins Sedona Spa
Los Abrigados Resort has named Ivan Madar as operations manager of Sedona Spa.
Prior to accepting this position, Madar was the managing partner of Sedona Racquet Club and general manager of the Ridge Spa and Racquet Club.
A native of Slovakia (formerly Czechoslovakia), Madar earned his bachelor of science and master of science degrees from Bowling Green University in Ohio and continued his postgraduate studies at Miami University in Ohio.
Before moving to Sedona in 1994, Madar was the general manager of Claremont Resort's Tennis Club and Spa in the San Francisco area, director of skiing and tennis at Lake Tahoe and college instructor and administrator. Madar is also a City of Sedona Parks and Recreation commissioner and for the last two years served on the board of Sedona Boys and Girls Club.
"Ivan brings to us a wealth of experience in management and operations of fitness centers, tennis clubs and spas. We are pleased that he was available to accept this position and look forward to his valued contributions in adding new programs, services and amenities as we are committed to guest and member satisfaction," said Ed Zielinski, vice president of ILX Resorts, Inc., which owns and operates the Sedona Spa.
In addition to managing the Spa operations that include the fitness center, pools and spa services, Madar will also concentrate on developing a new tennis program on Los Abrigados grounds. Tennis court lights were recently installed now allowing for night play.
"Los Abrigados and Sedona Spa have always represented quality in service and facilities. There are some wonderful people working here and I am looking forward to continue this tradition and hope to make it even better," adds Madar.
Sedona Spa at Los Abrigados is a full-service fitness and wellness facility offering services to members, owners and guests of the resort. It is centrally located on 160 Portal Lane in Sedona.
For more information regarding Sedona Spa memberships or services, call 282-5108.