John V. Narigi, HONOREE 2019

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General Manager, Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa As Vice President and General Manager of the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa since October of 1993, John Narigi has drawn on over 37 years in the hospitality industry to develop and expand the hotel’s luxury profile and reputation. A native of Gig Harbor, Washington, Mr. Narigi is a graduate of Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. After career opportunities in Portland, Oregon and the San Francisco Bay Area he returned to the Pacific Northwest. In 1989, he opened the luxurious Mobil Four-Star Woodmark Hotel at Carrillon Point in Kirkland, Washington, where he remained until moving to the