DALLAS, May 30, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE)—Wyndham International, Inc. (NYSE:WYN) has appointed Ted Davis area director of sales and marketing for Wyndham resorts in the west, including Wyndham Luxury Resorts. Properties under his supervision are The Boulders Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa and The Lodge at Ventana Canyon, both in Arizona, Carmel Valley Ranch and The Golden Door Spa, both in California, the Wyndham Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, The Cabins & Penthouses at The Peaks and the Wyndham Mountain Lodge, all in Telluride, Colo., and the Grand Bay Hotel—Isla Navidad near Manzanillo, Mexico.
In his new position, Davis is responsible for overseeing sales, marketing, advertising, public relations, promotions, reservations and conference services for all resort properties in the west. He is based at the flagship AAA-Five Diamond Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa.
“Davis brings a wealth of talent in sales and marketing strategy to this position,” said Jamie Walters, Wyndham`s senior vice president of sales. “His expertise will be the perfect complement to our dynamic, accomplished sales team, and we look forward to the leadership he will bring to our sales force in the west.”
Davis joins Wyndham with over 17 years of experience with Hilton Hotels and Resorts. His most recent position was regional director of sales and marketing, in which he was responsible for overseeing these efforts for 15 managed Hilton and Doubletree hotels in the west. Prior positions with Hilton include director of sales and marketing for Red Lion Lloyd Center in Portland, Ore.; director of sales and marketing for the Los Angeles Hilton and Towers; director of sales for the Flamingo Hilton Las Vegas, Resort and Casino; and director of sales and marketing for the San Francisco Airport Hilton, to name a few.
Davis attended Washington State University in Pullman, Wash. with a major in Hotel and Restaurant Administration. He is married with three children.
Wyndham International, Inc. offers upscale and luxury hotel and resort accommodations through proprietary lodging brands and a management services division. Based in Dallas, Wyndham owns, leases, manages and franchises hotels and resorts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe. For more information, visit www.wyndham.com. For reservations, call a travel professional or 1-800-WYNDHAM.