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Terri A. Haack Named Senior Vice President of Lowe and CoralTree Hospitality

Tuesday, March 29, 2022
A Close Up Of Terri A. Haack

March 28, 2022 -- National real estate investment, management and development firm Lowe today announced that Terri A. Haack has been named Senior Vice President of Lowe and CoralTree Hospitality. Haack, a 20-year veteran of the firm and a member of its shareholder group will continue to play an integral role in the senior leadership of Lowe and its operating company, CoralTree Hospitality, as she works with the firm's hospitality teams on their many new ventures around the country.  Haack's experience in the firm and multiple hospitality industry leadership roles will assist Lowe in the pursuit of acquiring and developing luxury resort and hotel assets and will benefit CoralTree Hospitality's hotel, resort and vacation rental portfolio across the country. 

"Terri has been an outstanding President of Terranea, leading the Resort from its opening during the Great Recession, guiding the creation and evolution of the Terranea brand and, most recently, navigating the challenges of the global pandemic with strength and grace," said Rob Lowe, co-CEO of Lowe.  "Her vast leadership experience, industry insights and representation of Lowe and CoralTree at the national and international levels position her to foster continued growth of our hospitality businesses activities."

For the last 15 years, Haack has served as President of Terranea Resort, a 102-acre Southern California coastal resort developed and co-owned by Lowe and managed by CoralTree Hospitality.  Haack led Terranea through predevelopment to its 2009 opening and on to national recognition as one of the premiere resorts in America.  She was instrumental in fostering Terranea's commitment to the environment and the community.  Under her leadership, the resort and its team have garnered an extensive list of awards, recognitions and accolades.

An active industry and community leader Haack serves on the board of several organizations and has garnered numerous awards. Haack is currently a board member of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), was the first woman to receive its coveted "Resort Executive of the Year" award, was recognized with AHLA's 2020 Stars of the Industry "Paving the Way" Award and with its national award for General Manager of the Year.

Haack was the 2019 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award by Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Los Angeles and nationally recognized by HSMAI as one of the Top 25 Minds in Sales, Marketing, and Revenue.

She is Chairman of the AHLEF Educational Foundation Scholarship Committee, Past Chairman and Member of the Board of the California Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA) and a founding Board Member and Past Chairman of the ForWard Executive Council. Haack is also a member of the strategic planning board for Marymount California University, member of the President's Advisory Council of Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy, on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles, and Past Chairman and Board member for the Palos Verdes Chamber of Commerce.

With a distinguished career spanning more than 40 years in hotel and resort operations management, prior to Terranea, Haack was Executive Vice President and Managing Director at Lowe's Wild Dunes Resort in Charleston, SC.  Prior to joining the company, Haack was Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, VA.  Haack holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and a Master of Arts in Organizational Management.

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About Lowe

Los Angeles-based Lowe, formerly known as Lowe Enterprises, is a leading national real estate investment, development and management firm. Over the past 50 years, it has developed, acquired or managed more than $32 billion of real estate assets nationwide as it pursued its mission to build value in real estate by creating innovative, lasting environments and meaningful experiences that connect people and place. Lowe currently has more than $1.5 billion in commercial real estate projects in the pipeline or under development and more than 7 million square feet of commercial property under management by wholly owned subsidiary Hospitality at Work ®.  In addition to its Los Angeles headquarters, Lowe maintains regional offices in Southern California, Northern California, Charleston, Denver, Seattle, and Washington, DC.  For more information visit   

About Terranea Resort

Located on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Terranea is the premier oceanfront resort in Southern California with 102 acres of unparalleled Pacific Ocean views. Terranea opened in 2009 and proudly celebrates more than 10 years of service and memorable guest experiences in this scenic Southern California enclave. The resort also offers world-class accommodations that range from hotel suites to bungalows, oceanfront casitas, and luxurious villas. Amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole, par-3 golf course; award-winning 50,000 sq. ft. oceanfront spa, fitness, and wellness center; four swimming pools and a 140-foot waterslide; marea luxury boutique; 135,000 sq. ft. of meeting space; and nine dining venues showcasing its farm-to-Terranea culinary philosophy utilizing local and seasonal ingredients. Terranea's bountiful land boasts herb and vegetable gardens, lemon groves, bee hives, farm-fresh eggs, a Sea Salt Conservatory, and more. In addition, the resort's team of expert Adventure Concierge members help guests discover and explore Terranea's rich terrain that includes miles of scenic coastal trails, a secluded beach cove, and ocean environments. Fun, enriching programs and activities such as falconry, archery, kayaking, and paddle boarding also abound. Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe and JC Resorts, managed by CoralTree Hospitality Group, and is a member of the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts program and Virtuoso Travel Network. Since its opening, Terranea Resort has been named one of Travel + Leisure's "500 Best Hotels in the World" and earned a spot on Condé Nast Traveler's "Readers' Choice Awards" and "Gold List." The resort also received the "Best of Award of Excellence" from Wine Spectator and has been recognized numerous times on U.S. News & World Report's "Best U.S. Hotels" list. Terranea is designated a Great Place To Work-Certified™ company by Great Place to Work. To learn more about Terranea's enhanced standards of care Promise, please visit For additional information about Terranea Resort, visit, call 866.261.5873, or follow Terranea on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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