Howard Johnson International Appoints New VP/Marketing

PARSIPPANY, NJ Howard Johnson International has announced the appointment of Christopher Trick as vp/marketing. Trick will be responsible for directing and coordinating all marketing efforts for the Howard Johnson brand, including cross-marketing initiatives. Trick joins Howard Johnson International from his previous position as Director of Marketing for La Quinta Inns. At La Quinta, Trick developed strategic marketing and advertising programs which helped stimulate revenue growth and was responsible for the annual media campaign. (8/16/00)