Mackie Jones

Senior Human Resources Consultant
m.jones@planningservicesofhawaii.com

Senior Executive with over 25 years of diverse experience in US and
International Human Resources, specializing in people development,
strategic planning, innovative thinking, and leadership.

Recruitment and Administration
  • Opened more than 25 Five Star/Diamond Resorts and/or Executive Hotels in the US and Pacific Rim
  • Recruited and developed career path planning for small, medium, and large enterprises as well as multi- governmental agencies
  • Guided Relocation Services for any location in the world stress free
Labor Relations
  • Versed in Labor Relations and operated both non-union and union organized properties
  • Testified in NLRB hearings representing the Company
  • Conducted Mediation and Arbitration
Benefits
  • Experience in administration of benefit programs and consolidation of administrative functions
  • Developed 401(k) for multi-property groups and non-qualified pension plans for Senior Executives
  • Senior Trustee of several Taft-Hartley multi-employer Health and Welfare and Pension Trust Funds
  • Knowledgeable in Self Insured and Full Cafeteria Plans
Training
  • Demonstrated success in Training and Development programs, earning recognition of a major University (Griffith University in Australia)
  • Skilled Presenter in both small and large groups
  • Adjunct Professor
Employee Relations
  • Creative thinker, able to solve problems by identifying source and charting logical course of action
  • Constantly focuses on Company's best interest while developing new ideas with other senior members
  • Empathetic communicator, able to eliminate cultural and other barriers adapting to business protocols, including within the global environment
  • Conflict resolution; mediation
  • Strategic planning
In the last 25 years, Mackie's Professional Experience included the following:
  • Human Resources Consultant (listed are a few of her clients)
    • Southwest Administrators - Special Projects
    • The Lodge at Koele & The Manele Bay Hotel
    • Pebble Beach
    • Grand Wailea
    • Regal Hotel Group - China
    • Mauna Lani Bay and Bungalows
    • The City of Las Vegas
    • Freeman Company
    • AGC & NCA
    • Las Vegas Fire Fighters
    • Las Vegas Convention Center
    • Area 51 Test Site
  • Vice President of Human Resources
    • Caesars Palace
      • 10,000 Employees with 5 different unions. Opened the new additional towers and the Forum Shops
    • Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
      • International Hotel Company with 27 hotels Domestic and International in fourteen (14) different countries
  • Regional Director of Human Resources and Training
    • Sheraton Corporation
      • Now known as Starwoods. Was on their Opening and TroubleShooting Team that assisted all hotels in the US
  • Director of Human Resources
    • Hawaiian Regent Hotel
    • Mauna Lani Bay and Bungalows
    • Sheraton Royal Waikoloa
    • Sheraton Waikiki
    • Sheraton Molokai
    • Ala Moana Hotel