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With more than 6,000 acres of forested mountain landscape, sun-dappled meadows and rushing rivers, not to mention all the amenities of The Village, Suncadia Resort in Washington offers a wealth of year 'round activities - perfect for a Pacific Northwest vacation with your family or a group. Miles of hiking and biking trails. Thirty-six holes of mountain golf. The 2.2 million acre Wenatchee Washington National Forest.


Suncadia Resort

Roslyn, Wash. (June 12, 2013) – Suncadia, a year-round mountain resort community located 80 miles east of Seattle, is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Seay as vice president, director of sales and marketing for Suncadia Real Estate Sales Company. In this new position, Seay will manage sales and marketing of resort real estate offerings including brokerage, land parcel transactions and builder project sales for Suncadia’s portfolio of more than 2,800 homesites and 223 lodge units. 

“We look forward to welcoming Richard to the real estate sales team at Suncadia,” said Roger Beck, managing director of Suncadia. “Richard brings broad knowledge about the real estate industry to Suncadia with his extensive background and unique experiences both locally and overseas. As the real estate market continues to improve, he will be instrumental in continuing the growth of the Suncadia community.”

Seay brings more than 20 years of experience in the sales and marketing industry to this position, including his role as executive vice president of sales at IMI Resort Holdings, Inc. in Greenville, S.C. Most recently, Seay was principal and partner at Signature Real Estate Group in St. Maarten, where he managed the on-site sales team at Porto Cupecoy, successfully selling the project out. Seay earned his bachelor’s degree in hotel, restaurant, and tourism administration from the University of South Carolina.

Suncadia, headlined by public golf courses Rope Rider and Prospector, offers a variety of luxury amenities including Portals Restaurant, the Swim & Fitness Center and the Glade Spring Spa. Suncadia’s real estate opportunities are vast with nine distrinct neighborhoods to suit any style – Suncadia for a resort village experience with The Lodge, Rope Rider, Prospector, Black Nugget, Prospector’s Reach and Trailhead communities; Nelson Preserve for dramatic views; and Tumble Creek and The Cabins at Tumble Creek for a secluded escape. The resort is the only one of its kind to feature championship golf, mountain overlooks and a winery within its boundaries, Swiftwater Cellars, which crushes grapes on-site and offers premium Swiftwater Cellars’ wines and Pacific Northwest cuisine. For more information about Suncadia, please visit or call (509) 649-6400.

About Suncadia

Suncadia has quickly become a recreational playground for Seattleites and travelers across the Pacific Northwest.  Located 80 miles east of Seattle in the Cascade Mountains, Suncadia is a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city, offering a unique combination of activities and amenities that make it an ideal Northwest getaway and resort residential community.  Suncadia Resort received the 2013 AAA Four Diamond Award, the fourth time the resort has received this award since its opening in 2007. 

Suncadia is set on six miles of pristine Cle Elum River frontage, with 80 percent of the resort community designated as open space.  It features over 50 miles of hiking and biking trails and is a certified Built Green Community.  Its three golf courses - Prospector and Rope Rider Golf Courses and the private Tumble Creek Golf Course - were ranked among the top ‘10 Best New Courses in America’ in 2006 and 2011 by Golf Digest.  Rope Rider, was named 2011 Best New Course of the Year by Golf Magazine.

Amenities at Suncadia Resort include Portals restaurant, two bars, the Suncadia Swim & Fitness Center, a skating rink and outdoor amphitheater, and the LEED Silver-Certified Glade Spring Spa.  Ownership opportunities throughout the resort vary from condominiums to cabin-style homes to open lots for custom homes throughout nine individual neighborhoods.  Suncadia Resort is operated by Destination Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary of Lowe Enterprises, Inc.  For more information about Suncadia, please visit 

Suncadia is also home to the renowned Swiftwater Cellars winery, Washington’s ultimate destination winery, offers guests an unparalleled experience complete with fine wine and excellent service. Please visit

About Destination Hotels & Resorts

Destination Hotels & Resorts is a privately held hospitality management company headquartered in Colorado. With more than 35 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs, Destination is the third largest hospitality management company in the country. The company’s portfolio features more than 9,100 guest rooms, 16 golf courses and 16 full-service spas. Destination Hotels & Resorts properties are located in key metropolitan and resort markets including Washington, D.C., Seattle, Denver, San Diego, Santa Fe, Aspen, Austin, Phoenix, Portland, Palm Springs, Palos Verdes, Maui and Lake Tahoe. The company is a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based investment, development and management firm Lowe Enterprises.

For a complete list of properties in the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection, please visit

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