As a Partner and VP, Development & Technical Services, Garrett Mathieu wears many hats in the hospitality business. His experience ranges from systems development and implementation, to operations, design and construction and technology consulting for new builds and expansions of all types and scales. Garrett started with the company in 2005. He is responsible for project development, program management, renovations and capital improvements, as well as design and construction of new hospitality venues.
Mathieu’s first job in the hospitality industry was bussing tables in high school, which quickly evolved into a position as a cook. Before Wellengood, Mathieu worked in development and design and construction positions with Gaylord Entertainment Company and served as the chairman of the Hotel Technology Next Generation Point of Sale workgroup. He also supported systems implementations for the openings of Treasure Island, Mirage, Caesar’s Palace, Holiday Riverboat, Royal Caribbean cruise ships, Six Flags, Opryland and numerous other resort and casino properties across the nation.
On the weekends, you can likely find Mathieu biking, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying sports and music. Garrett loves to cook and travel, and is engaged with family genealogical research.