Choice Hotels Names Gregory A. Bublitz Vice President & Controller

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) today announced its Board of Directors has appointed Gregory A. Bublitz to the position of vice president, finance, and controller, effective immediately, reporting to Joseph M. Squeri, senior vice president and chief financial officer.

Bublitz, 45, previously held the position of vice president, finance, joining Choice in January 2000. In his new role, he will serve as the chief accounting officer for the company.

“Since joiningChoice, Greg has been a significant contributor in improving our financial systems and in developing more timely reporting of financial information,” said Squeri. “He has shown leadership in assisti siomag%nt€itcoleésesndevo`g €mo cab fanclea” 
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A 1977 graduate of(Westgrn Illinois University, he earned an M.B.A. from DePaul UniVersity in 1982. He is a certified public accountant.