This excerpt taken from the WYN 8-K filed Jul 19, 2006.
Executive Officers Following the Separation
All of our executive officers are currently officers and employees of Cendant. After the separation, none of these individuals will continue to be employees of Cendant. The following table sets forth information as of March 31, 2006 regarding individuals who are expected to serve as our executive officers following the completion of our separation.
Stephen P. Holmes will serve as the Chairman of our Board of Directors and as our Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Holmes has been a director since May 2003 of the already-existing, wholly owned subsidiary of Cendant that will hold the assets and liabilities of Cendants Hospitality Services (including Timeshare Resorts) businesses and will continue as a director after our separation from Cendant. Mr. Holmes has been Vice Chairman and Director of Cendant and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cendants Travel Content Division since December 1997. It is expected that Mr. Holmes will continue as a Cendant director until completion of Cendants plan of separation, at which time Mr. Holmes will resign as a director of Cendant. Mr. Holmes was Vice Chairman of HFS Incorporated, which we refer to as HFS, from September 1996 until December 1997 and was a director of HFS from June 1994 until December 1997. From July 1990 through September 1996, Mr. Holmes served as Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of HFS.
Franz S. Hanning will serve as our President and Chief Executive Officer, Wyndham Vacation Ownership. Since March 2005, Mr. Hanning has been the Chief Executive Officer of Cendants Timeshare Resort Group. Mr. Hanning served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Fairfield Resorts, Inc. from April 2001, when Cendant acquired Fairfield, to March 2005 and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Trendwest Resorts, Inc. from August 2004 to March 2005. Mr. Hanning joined Fairfield in 1982 and held several key leadership positions with Fairfield, including Regional Vice President, Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Operating Officer.
Kenneth N. May will serve as our President and Chief Executive Officer, RCI Global Vacation Network. Since March 2005, Mr. May has been the Chief Executive Officer of Cendants Vacation Network Group. From February 1999 to March 2005, Mr. May was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of RCI. Prior to joining Cendant, Mr. May held positions as General Manager with Citibank North America Credit Cards, Senior Vice President and General Manager with Disney Vacation Club and various other leadership positions for PepsiCo, Inc. and Colgate-Palmolive Company.
Steven A. Rudnitsky will serve as our President and Chief Executive Officer, Wyndham Hotel Group. Since March 2002, Mr. Rudnitsky has been the Chief Executive Officer of Cendants Hotel Group. Prior to joining Cendant, from December 2000 to March 2002, Mr. Rudnitsky was President of Kraft Foodservice and Executive Vice President of Kraft Foods, Inc. Mr. Rudnitsky was appointed to these positions with Kraft in December 2000 upon Krafts acquisition of Nabisco Foods Company, where he served as President from 1999 until December
2000. From 1996 to 1999, Mr. Rudnitsky was Vice President and General Manager, food service, for Pillsbury Bakeries & Foodservice. From 1984 to 1996, Mr. Rudnitsky held positions of increasing responsibility at PepsiCo, Inc.
Virginia M. Wilson will serve as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Wilson has been Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Cendant since September 2003. From October 1999 until August 2003, Ms. Wilson served as Senior Vice President and Controller for MetLife, Inc., a provider of insurance and other financial services. From 1996 until 1999, Ms. Wilson served as Senior Vice President and Controller for Transamerica Life Companies, an insurance and financial services company. Prior to Transamerica, Ms. Wilson was an Audit Partner of Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Scott G. McLester will serve as our Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Since April 2004, Mr. McLester has been Senior Vice President, Legal for Cendant. Mr. McLester was Group Vice President, Legal for Cendant from March 2002 to April 2004, Vice President, Legal for Cendant from February 2001 to March 2002 and Senior Counsel for Cendant from June 2000 to February 2001. Prior to joining Cendant, Mr. McLester was a Vice President in the Law Department of Merrill Lynch in New York and a partner with the law firm of Carpenter, Bennett and Morrissey in Newark, New Jersey.
Mary R. Falvey will serve as our Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. Since April 2005, Ms. Falvey has been Executive Vice President, Global Human Resources for Cendants Vacation Network Group. From March 2000 to April 2005, Ms. Falvey served as Executive Vice President, Human Resources for RCI. From January 1998 to March 2000, Ms. Falvey was Vice President of Human Resources for Cendants Hotel Division and Corporate Contact Center group. Prior to joining Cendant, Ms. Falvey held various leadership positions in the human resources division of Nabisco Foods Company.
Nicola Rossi will serve as our Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. Since June 2004, Mr. Rossi has been Vice President and Controller of Cendants Hotel Group. From April 2002 to June 2004, Mr. Rossi served as Vice President, Corporate Finance for Cendant. From April 2000 to April 2002, Mr. Rossi was Corporate Controller of Jacuzzi Brands, Inc., a bath and plumbing products company, and was Assistant Corporate Controller from June 1999 to March 2000. From November 1995 to May 1999, Mr. Rossi was Director of Corporate Accounting of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Prior thereto, Mr. Rossi held various positions, from staff accountant to manager, with Deloitte & Touche LLP from 1988 to 1995.