Fisher Island Club in South Florida Appoints New CEO

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Bernard Lackner has been named the new CEO of the exclusive Fisher Island Club. The upscale club and resort, which is located on a private beach community just off the coast of Miami, made the announcement this week.

Mr. Lackner brings a wealth of experience to his new position. For more than 20 years, he was vice president and general manager of the Hotel Plaza Athenee, in New York. Lackner also has held management positions at The Pierre Hotel, New York and Hotel George V in Paris. He served as a board member of the New York City Hotel Association as well. Lackner holds baccalaureate in international economics and financial management and has completed numerous management seminars at Cornell University.

"We are delighted to welcome Bernard as the new CEO of Fisher Island Club," said Jack Loeb, president of Fisher Island Club Board. "Bernard's extensive network and impressive background in luxury hospitality management will be an incredible asset to the growth and development of our community."

The Resort at Fisher Island Club is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World. The 45-room resort features a private beach club and an award winning P.B. Dye-designed championship golf course. Additional amenities of the property include tennis facilities, two deep-water marinas, seven restaurants, a spa, and a fitness center. For more information on the luxury resort, visit

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