Stephen P. Holmes serves as Non-Executive Chairman of our Board of Directors, after previously serving as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wyndham Worldwide since July 2006. With the spin-off of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts from Wyndham Worldwide, Mr. Holmes also currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Wyndham Destinations. Prior to the creation of Wyndham Worldwide, Mr. Holmes served in various leadership positions in the hospitality and financial services industries, including vice chairman and member of the board of directors of Cendant Corporation, where he oversaw Cendant’s hotel franchise, vehicle rental, timeshare development, timeshare exchange and vacation rental business. Mr. Holmes was also executive vice president and CFO of HFS, and managing director of The Blackstone Group. He began his career as a Certified Public Accountant with Deloitte.