Posted 9/19/2012 - 10:46:21 AM
ORLANDO—Marriott Vacations Worldwide has appointed Cliff Delorey to EVP and chief resort experience officer. In his new role, Delorey is directly responsible for the on-site management of Marriott Vacation Club and Grand Residences by Marriott properties around the globe, providing oversight and coordination of the on-site management company for The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, and is responsible for the development and financial performance of resort-based ancillary businesses. In his role, Delorey will also serve on the executive committee and the corporate growth council for the company.
A 31-year Marriott veteran, Delorey began his career in 1981 at the Marriott Boston Newton in Boston, MA, as a sous chef and later became banquet chef. With extensive global operational experience, he has served in a variety of roles around the world. In his most recent role, Delorey served as VP of operations for the Middle East and Africa region for Marriott International, leading 40 hotels in the region and an additional 46 that were in development within the next five years.