MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has appointed Terry Sanders as chief development officer for the Americas. Sanders will be based in Minneapolis and report to Ken Greene, president, Americas.
As chief development officer, Americas, Sanders will lead, build, and deliver development and growth strategies for the region. He will also manage strategic investments for the portfolio and spearhead merger-and-acquisition activity to drive portfolio growth.
“We are delighted to welcome Terry to this very critical role in our organization,” says Greene. “As we look ahead, Terry’s extensive experience in franchise development and strategic investments will allow us to grow and strengthen our brands presence in the Americas.”
Sanders is a 20-year veteran of the hotel industry. He has held various positions at Wyndham Hotel Group, including senior vice-president of Development for franchised and managed hotels in the U.S. and Western Canada.