Deborah Yager Fleming
CEO & Partner
Acqualina Resort & Spa
Deborah Yager Fleming is a dynamic and magnetic leader bringing more than 20 years of hospitality experience to the building and refinement of luxury hotel brands. Deborah Yager Fleming is the CEO and Principal of Acqualina Resort & Spa, has assisted the property in obtaining the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award for four consecutive years and the AAA Five Diamond Award for seven consecutive years. Deborah joined Acqualina Resort & Spa in March 2004 as part of the pre-opening team. In January of 2011, she became a partner in the hotel with ownership interest. In her role, she oversees the hotel's Executive Committee (General Manager, Executive Spa Director, Director of Sales & Revenue Management, Human Resources Director, and CFO) and leads the company's digital and creative marketing efforts, branding initiatives, and public relations.
In addition, she serves as President of AQ Property Management, LLC, the company managing the newly opened residences, The Mansions at Acqualina. Deborah also contributes to the branding efforts for the company's latest luxury residential development, The Estates at Acqualina and serves on the Executive Committee of The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. In 2016, Deborah was nominated for "Hotelier of the Year" in the prestigious Virtuoso "Best of the Best" Awards.