News for the Hospitality Executive
Wyndham Hotel Group Appoints Dan Kornick
as Chief Information Officer
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (August 23, 2010) – Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company with nearly 7,200 hotels and 12 brands, today announced the appointment of long-time Wyndham executive Dan Kornick as senior vice president and chief information officer.
A seasoned information technology executive with over 20 years of experience, Kornick is tasked with overseeing Wyndham Hotel Group’s IT organization and providing the leadership and vision for the company to deliver against its technology objectives. He is responsible for strategic and tactical planning, organizational management, project governance and leading day-to-day IT operations, including systems and server management, network management, end-user support, database administration and support for software development.
“Dan is passionate, forward-thinking and has a proven track record that demonstrates a strong understanding of the challenges and opportunities within the hospitality industry,” said Bob Loewen, Wyndham Hotel Group executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Prior to joining the Hotel Group, Kornick served more than 15 years in a variety of roles throughout the larger Wyndham Worldwide organization, including, most recently, senior vice president of Global Applications Development for Wyndham Exchange & Rentals, where he was integral in the company’s efforts to transform the RCI.com site and enhance the member vacation planning experience.
Wyndham Hotel Group, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), encompasses nearly 7,200 hotels and approximately 607,000 rooms under the hotel brands: Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8®, Wingate® by Wyndham, Baymont Inn & Suites®, Microtel Inns & Suites®, Hawthorn Suites® by Wyndham, TRYP by Wyndham, Howard Johnson®, Travelodge® and Knights Inn®.
All hotels are independently owned and operated excluding certain Wyndham and international Ramada hotels which are managed by our affiliate or through a joint venture partner. Wyndham Hotel Group is based in Parsippany, N.J. Additional information is available at www.wyndhamworldwide.com.
Christine Da Silva
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