Jamaican hotelier Gordon “Butch” Stewart has died. Stewart, the founder of Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts, and their parent company Sandals Resorts International, as well as The ATL Group and The Jamaica Observer. He died in the United States at age 79.
Deputy Chairman of Sandals and son of Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart, Adam, is expressing sadness at the passing of his father and the company’s chairman.
In an internal memorandum issued to all managers of the Sandals group, Adam Stewart said his father will be missed forever.