Friday, January 18, 2013

Wyndham Vacation Rentals Appoints Patrick Davis Vice President of Operations, North America East

Wyndham Vacation Rentals, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), announced today the appointment of Patrick Davis as vice president of operations, North America East, effective immediately. Davis most recently served as the general manager of ResortQuest Delaware overseeing and managing Wyndham Vacation Rental operations for over 1,000 rental accommodations in the Mid-Atlantic and over a dozen independent homeowner associations Wyndham manages on a fee-for-service basis.


In his new expanded role, Davis will oversee the sales, marketing, revenue management and operations of Wyndham Vacation Rentals East region. He will continue to be based at and remain in his current location of Delaware and be working directly with top executives and general managers to identify growth opportunities within the region and foster relationships with key industry leaders including local developers and homeowner associations. Davis will be reporting directly to the President of Wyndham Vacation Rentals North America, LLC, Bob Milne.



“Patrick’s leadership experience has been proven over the years through the various roles he has held and he has made significant contributions to promote the growth of Wyndham Vacation Rentals,” said Milne. “His in-depth knowledge and experience of the professionally managed vacation rentals industry, particularly along the East Coast, will be crucial as we continue to grow our brand nationally.”


Davis started in the hospitality industry in 1993 when he joined ResortQuest as the controller for the Sea Colony Realty and Sea Colony Management companies in Bethany Beach, Del. He then became the rental manager for ResortQuest Delaware in 1998 and was quickly promoted to director of operations in 1999, overseeing vacation rentals and homeowners association managements. In 2001, Davis assumed the role of general manager, leading the real estate brokerage portion of the Delaware business in addition to his existing responsibilities.


Davis holds a bachelor of science degree from Wake Forest University and went on to earn his M.B.A at Loyola College. He and his family reside in Bethany Beach, Del.