ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hilton
Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE: HGV) announces the appointment of Tim
Loughman as East Coast area vice president of resort operations.
“Tim has an outstanding reputation for his innovation and ability to
anticipate guest needs,” says Kevin Speidel, vice president, resort
operations at Hilton Grand Vacations. “As HGV continues to grow and add
properties in new and existing locations across the globe, Tim’s talents
will not only be instrumental in our continued efforts to maximize
customer engagement and experience, but will also help HGV focus on
talent and operating effectiveness across our East Coast platform.”
In his new role, Loughman will be responsible for overseeing and driving
all aspects of resort operations for 15 HGV resorts on the East Coast,
including Florida, South Carolina, Washington, D.C. and New York City.
Loughman joins HGV from Hilton, where he served as vice president,
luxury and lifestyle, overseeing resort openings, guest experience
technology and service, culture, training and brand standards for more
than 80 hotels and resorts across Waldorf Astoria, Conrad and Canopy
Prior to his time at Hilton, Loughman was founder of and senior
consultant for Offshore Hospitality Solutions, where he provided
senior-level luxury hotel project management expertise specializing in
the Caribbean and Latin American markets. Loughman also spent the early
part of his career with Starwood Hotels and Resorts and held general
manager positions at flagship properties in Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro
and Los Angeles.
Loughman holds a bachelor’s degree in business and hotel administration
from Cornell University.
About Hilton Grand Vacations Inc.
Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE: HGV) is recognized as a leading
global timeshare company. With headquarters in Orlando, Florida, Hilton
Grand Vacations develops, markets and operates a system of brand-name,
high-quality vacation ownership resorts in select vacation destinations.
The company also manages and operates two innovative club membership
programs: Hilton Grand Vacations Club(R) and The Hilton Club(R), providing
exclusive exchange, leisure travel and reservation services for more
than 300,000 club members. For more information, visit www.hgv.com