Wyndham Hotel Group Appoints Hong Kong-Based Global Sales Executive
October 22, 2009 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Wyndham Hotel Group, the world's largest hotel company with more than 7,000 hotels and 11 brands, today announced the appointment of Kitty Huang as vice president of global sales for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
Based in Hong Kong, Huang will be responsible for leading and developing the company's APAC sales team, executing against Wyndham Hotel Group's sales strategy and maximizing participation of franchisees in global sales programs.
Prior to joining Wyndham Hotel Group, Huang spent more than a decade in senior corporate and property level sales and marketing roles with InterContinental Hotels Group. Most recently she was area director of sales and marketing, providing guidance to property level sales and marketing teams while driving increased hotel performance and delivering against regional sales objectives.
"Kitty has a successful track record of developing and executing strong sales programs that stimulate demand and increase revenue growth," said Ross Hosking, Wyndham Hotel Group executive vice president of global sales. "She is well-known and respected and exactly the kind of representative we need as we continue to expand our efforts throughout the APAC region."
Wyndham Hotel Group, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), encompasses more than 7,000 hotels and 590,000 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®, Howard Johnson®, Travelodge® and Knights Inn®.