Brian Straight Named Scorpion Bay General Manager

Desert Troon Companies, concessionaire of Scorpion Bay, would like to share that after a thorough search, they offered the General Manager position at Scorpion Bay to Brian Straight, CCM, CCE. Brian has the experience and qualifications to be a strong and steady leader at the marina.

He has more than two decades of experience in hospitality and residential services management including overseeing multiple private resorts and facilities in Arizona, Utah and Mexico. Two of his most recent projects included the management of large outdoor pursuits lifestyle programs that involved boating, waterskiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, kayaking, SUP boards and more. Boats he managed ranged from a 26’ Super Nautique to a 96’ yacht.

Brian most recently served as the general manager of El Dorado Golf and Beach Club in Las Cabos, one of the premier clubs in the world. Additionally, he led at Talisker Golf and Ski Club in Park City, Pinnacle Peak County Club and Troon Country Club in Scottsdale.

Brian is focused on working with Scorpion Bay marina staff to ensure the continuation of th marina’s high-level service and prioritization of safety. He understands the enormous role he is stepping into and Desert Troon Companies will provide him and his team the support, resources and leadership to maintain the marina’s long-standing reputation and premier level of operations.

Brian officially began his role on April 1. Desert Troon Companies is grateful for members’ and partners’ patience and graciousness with the marina team during this time of transition.

Scorpion Bay is Arizona’s premier floating playground, offering everything from daily pontoon and ski boat rentals to slips for harboring your yacht (or dinghy). Come for the fishing or come for the frolicking—either way, incredible mountain views, fantastic dining and world-class marina services await less than an hour out of Phoenix.