Liza Landsman, executive vice president & chief marketing officer of E*TRADE, joined the board of directors of Choice Hotels International.
Wyndham Worldwide named Gail Mandel president & CEO of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals.
Loews Hotels & Resorts named Jim Cone as senior vice president of marketing for 22 properties across the United States and Canada.
Paul Brent became sales director at Australia’s Outrigger Surfers Paradise and the resorts Outrigger Twin Towns in Coolangatta, Outrigger Little Hastings Street Resort & Spa in Noosa and Boathouse Outrigger in the Whitsundays.
Neil Currie became global marketing director at Guest Tek, and will be based in Calgary, Alberta.
Matthew Mackenzie became general manager of the Algonquin Resort in St. Andrews, New Brunswick.
Willy Giger became general manager at Morritt’s Resort in the Cayman Islands.
Rafael Torres was named president of Casa de Campo in La Romana resort in the Dominican Republic.
The Lagoon Hotel & Resort near Amman, Jordan, named Haitham El Habahbeh as general manager and Alaa Sagha as sales & marketing director.
The Grand Velas resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico, named Georgina Godoy as sales director.
Hotel Properties Limited in Singapore named Andrew Khoo as vice president of operations.
Damien Bastiat became general manager of Ireland’s Ballyfin Demesne in County Laois.
Anthony Hyde became managing director of Trinity Event Solutions in Stamford, Lincolnshire County, England.
BridgeStreet Global Hospitality promoted David Newton to senior general manager for its London market and named Ryan Rosenberg vice president of operations & quality assurance.
Giles Shaw became general manager at Flitwick Manor, Bedfordshire, England.
The Mantis Collection named London-based Michelle de Klerk head of sales for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
The Leading Hotels of the World named Chris Walker as senior vice president of sales for the Americas.
Monika Nerger, chief information officer of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, became president of the Hotel Technology Next Generation membership association.
Daniel R. Lee became CEO for Full House Resorts.
Dorothy Dowling, senior vice president at Phoenix-based Best Western International, was named the 27th most influential chief marketing officer worldwide in the Forbes/Appinion CMO Influence study.
DoubleDutch named Annie Tsai as head of customer experience.
Sion Edwards became director of sales & marketing director at the Fairmont Mission Inn & Spa in Sonoma, Calif.
Duncan Hogarth became general manager of the Madeline Hotel & Residences in Telluride, Colo.
Ben Tutt became general manager of The Lodge at Vail, Colo.
Patricia H. Meiser became chair of the Connecticut Sports Advisory Board, a division of the Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau. Robert Murdock became director of sports marketing.
Felix Rappaport became president and CEO at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut.
Eugenia Simons became complex manager and general manager of Gates Hotel in Key West, Fla. Stephanie Happ became sales & marketing director.
Dawn Walzak became sales director for the Hilton Orlando, Fla.
The Renaissance World Golf Village Resort & Convention Center in Jacksonville/St. Augustine, Fla., named Jacqueline Bassett and Paul Dake as national sales managers.
Atlanta’s Omni Hotel at CNN Center named Rachal Batiste as director for associate services and Nick Koonz as director of rooms.
The Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau named Carla Jean-Thomas Carroll as national sales manager and Heather Kirksey as public relations manager.
Garfield Campbell became regional director of business development for Hotel Equities in Atlanta.
Robert Arthur became general manager and Mark Levy became executive chef at the Ivy Hotel in Baltimore.
The Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, N.J., named Chris Howard as sales & marketing director.
Michael Santoro became executive chef at the Andaz 5th Avenue hotel in Manhattan.
Heather Mallard became senior vice president and general counsel at Concord Hospitality Enterprises in Raleigh, N.C.
Debbie Liberio became a business development director for Ashfield Meeting & Events. She’s based in Ivyland, Pa.
Carissa Smith became sales & marketing director at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, Texas.
— Compiled by Therra Gwyn-Jarimillo