Hyatt Centric® Fort Lauderdale Announces Management Team | 100 Las Olas

Hyatt Centric® Fort Lauderdale Announces Management Team


There is a lot of excitement at 100 Las Olas, the most anticipated downtown address. 2020 is the year that this luxury condominium and innovative address will finally come to life, with many highly anticipated openings happening within the next few months. The first is the eagerly awaited opening of the Hyatt Centric® of Fort Lauderdale located on Levels 8-15 of the 100 Las Olas building.

Set to open its doors in April 2020, three pivotal members of the Hyatt Centric® Fort Lauderdale have recently been appointed and they cannot wait to bring life and energy to this address. Without further ado, please let us introduce to you the management team:

Eyal Goldberger

Eyal Goldberger Headshot, Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale Hotel Management Team

Well-known for his eagerness within the hospitality industry, Eyal Goldberger has rightfully earned his position as General Manager of the Hyatt Centric® Fort Lauderdale. Goldberger has been a part of the Hyatt Hotel team for several years, having held the same position as GM at the Hyatt Centric® of South Beach. He has also held other hospitality leadership roles, with a proven track record of nearly two decades. Goldberger’s background in hospitality management is diverse yet extremely thorough, with knowledge of budgeting and financial planning, staff development, increasing sales and revenue, daily operations, and ensuring guest satisfaction.“I couldn’t be more honored to lead our incredibly talented team as we prepare to open what will soon be the #1 destination for a refined escape in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale,” said Goldberger. “With proximity to the riverfront, local offices, the Brightline/Virgin train station, and Las Olas Entertainment District, this hotel doesn’t just put travelers at the center of it all; we’re positioned to be a prime social hub for the local community and encourage our neighbors to take advantage of our restaurants and rooftop bar.”

Katherine Beja- McLennan

Katherine Meja-McLennan Headshot, Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale Hotel Management Team
Beja-McLennan has eagerly taken on her role as Director of Sales and Marketing. Coming with over three decades of experience in the hospitality industry, she has proven to be an effective leader in developing and implementing successful marketing campaigns for luxury hotels throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Before joining Hyatt Hotels, she has held positions in team management, marketing, and food/beverage at Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina and Wyndham Hotel Group, among other prestigious hotels and resorts.


Greg McGowan

Greg McGowan Headshot, Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale Hotel Executive Chef
Award-winning Chef McGowan boasts over 24 years of culinary experience and has been recognized many times for his unique cuisine and effective kitchen management. Before taking his role as Executive Chef at the Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale, McGowan worked at the iconic Pier 66 Hotel & Marina, where he was recognized as one of the top three chefs in Florida. Chef McGowan is set to lead the opening of the Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale restaurant in the Spring of 2020.



As the only for-sale condominium in Fort Lauderdale, residents of the 113 private condominiums and their overnight guests will be able to take full advantage of the 238 available Hyatt Centric® hotel rooms, as well as have access to all hotel amenities, including a luxurious pool and a lobby level restaurant and bar – all just an elevator ride away. “With the opening of the Hyatt Centric®, the residents of 100 Las Olas will have the convenience of a world-class hotel, as well as everything they could need being located right in the heart of Downtown Fort Lauderdale. They recognize that there is a dynamic, walkable urban lifestyle being created at this iconic address. They can’t wait to move in.” says Catherine Kohn, Director of Sales at 100 Las Olas.

Developed by Kolter and rising to 499 feet, 100 Las Olas residents will also enjoy the convenience of an assortment of their own resort-style amenities, including a private roof top resort-style pool with private cabanas, a Residents’ Club Room with catering kitchen and club bar, a Casual News Room, and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center.

100 Las Olas is offering 2- to 4- bedroom/2.5- to 4.5-bathroom residences from the $900,000s with floorplans ranging from 1,811 sq. ft. to 5,281 sq. ft. Enviably located directly on Las Olas Boulevard, 100 Las Olas is just minutes from the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. The Sales Gallery is open daily and features a full-scale architectural model and designer kitchen. Private hard hat tours are happening now of the 17th-level residences. For more information or to schedule your private tour, please call 954.800.6263.