John Santaniello has been appointed general manager of Snow King Hotel and Grand View Lodge, Benchmark Resorts & Hotels.

Santaniello brings over 25 years of hospitality industry experience to his new position with Snow King Hotel & Grand View Lodge, spanning the hotel and residential segments of the industry domestically and internationally.

He was most recently managing director–Hospitality for The Hermitage Club of Wilmington, Vt. Previous to this Santaniello served as managing director for the Omni Mount Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, NN.H. He has also held the position of area general manager for the Ritz-Carlton properties in Vail and Bachelor Gulch, Colo.

Snow King Hotel is located in the heart of Jackson Hole at the base of Snow King Mountain and offers 203 guest rooms and 20,000 square feet of combined indoor and outdoor space.