Category Archives: Wyndham Worldwide

Wyndham Worldwide – Key Employees


Job Title



Stephen P Holmes

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman

Executive Board

2781576 USD

Myra J Biblowit


Non Executive Board

James E Buckman


Non Executive Board

George Herrera


Non Executive Board

Brian Mulroney


Non Executive Board

Pauline D E Richards


Non Executive Board

Michael H Wargotz


Non Executive Board

Franz S Hanning

President and Chief Executive Officer of Wyndham Vacation Ownership

Senior Management

1326580 USD

Kenneth N May

President and Chief Executive Officer of RCI Global Vacation Network

Senior Management

638482 USD

Steven A Rudnitsky

President and Chief Executive Officer of Wyndham Hotel Group

Senior Management

775064 USD

Virginia M Wilson

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Senior Management

1061392 USD

Mary R Falvey

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Senior Management

Nicola Rossi

Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer

Senior Management

Scott G McLester

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Senior Management

Wyndham Worldwide – History

Wyndham Worldwide spun off from Cendant Corporation and began trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol WYN in August 2006. In the same year it was added to S&P 500.

Wyndham Hotel Group, business unit of the company entered into agreements to franchise or manages 15 Wyndham upscale hotels totaling 2,886 guest rooms in key markets including Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago and New York City in September 2006. In December 2006, Wyndham Hotel Group, the lodging unit of Wyndham Worldwide entered into an agreement with Royal Orchid Hotels to develop 10 Ramada hotels totaling at least 1,000 rooms in the Indian states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan.

Wyndham Vacation Ownership, a member of the Wyndham Worldwide, acquired the Grand Beach Palace Resort in Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands in January 2007.

Wyndham Worldwide – Business Description

Wyndham Worldwide operate primarily in the lodging, vacation exchange and rental, and vacation ownership segments of the hospitality industry. It offers its services to individual consumers and business-to-business customers through its portfolio of brands, such as Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Ramada, Days Inn, Super 8, TripRewards, RCI, Landal GreenParks, English Country Cottages, Novasol, Fairfield and Trendwest.The company primarily operates in the US and through out the rest of the world.

The company operates through three business segments: Wyndham Hotel Group, RCI Global Vacation Network and Wyndham Vacation Ownership.

Wyndham Hotel Group franchises hotels and provides property management services to owners of upscale branded hotels. Its lodging industry is divided into four segments: luxury, upscale, middle scale and economy. It has 6,400 franchised hotels representing 535,000 rooms on six continents.

RCI Global Vacation Network’s vacation exchange and rental business provides vacation exchange products and services to developers, managers and owners of intervals of vacation ownership interests and markets vacation rental properties. It has access for specified periods to approximately 63,000 vacation properties around the world. Its accommodations include hotel rooms and suites, villas, cottages, bungalows, campgrounds, vacation ownership, condominiums, city apartments, second homes, fractional private residences, luxury destination clubs and boats. It operates 50 worldwide offices and a vacation rental business that has relationships with approximately 35,000 independent property owners in more than 22 countries.

Wyndham Vacation Ownership markets and sells vacation ownership interests, consumer financing in connection with the purchase by individuals of vacation ownership interests, property management services to property owners’ associations, and development and acquisition of vacation ownership resorts. It has acquired over 140 vacation ownership resorts throughout North America and the South Pacific that represent more than 18,000 individual vacation ownership units and more than 750,000 owners.

Wyndham Worldwide – Key Facts

Head Office

Wyndham Worldwide

7 Sylvan Way


New Jersey 07054



1 973 428 6000


1 973 496 7537

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Wyndham Worldwide – Company Overview

Wyndham Worldwide is a hospitality company which offers a range of hospitality products and services to individual and institutional customers. The company has more than 20 brands, which include Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Ramada, Days Inn, Super 8, TripRewards, RCI, Landal GreenParks, English Country Cottages, Novasol, Wyndham Vacation Resorts (formerly Fairfield Resorts) and WorldMark by Wyndham (formerly Trendwest Resorts).The company primarily operates in the US. It is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey and employs about 30,100 people.

The company recorded revenues of $3,842 million during the fiscal year ended December 2006, an increase of 10.7% over 2005. The operating profit of the company was $577 million during fiscal year 2006, a decrease of 6.9% compared to 2005. The net profit was $287 million in fiscal year 2006, a decrease of 33.4% compared to 2005.