Wyndham Locations Asia Pacific, a division of Journey + Leisure Co., the world’s main membership and leisure journey firm with practically 20 journey manufacturers throughout its resort, journey membership and way of life portfolio, has introduced the appointment of Michael Parsons to the brand new position of Senior Vice President, Advertising and marketing and Communications.
Previous to this appointment, Parsons served as Director, Strategic Service provider & Co-Model Asia Pacific at Mastercard and Vice President Advertising and marketing & Strategic Partnerships Asia Pacific for Accor.
In his position at Wyndham Locations Asia Pacific, Parsons will oversee the advertising and marketing, communications and model technique of the corporate’s journey services and products — together with its trip golf equipment, e-commerce websites, and managed lodge portfolio.
Wyndham Locations Asia Pacific is the biggest trip possession growth enterprise exterior of North America, with greater than 50 resort areas that present a recent tackle the timeshare mannequin. Its industry-leading manufacturers embody: Membership Wyndham Asia, Membership Wyndham South Pacific and Progressive Vacation Membership by Membership Wyndham, which provide travellers the prospect to personal their holidays and discover locations they’ve by no means visited earlier than, 12 months after 12 months. The corporate can be a lodge administration agency, overseeing some 70 resorts and inns.
Educated in Australia, Parsons earned Bachelor levels at Griffith College on the Gold Coast in Resort Administration and in Enterprise, majoring in advertising and marketing. He relocated to Asia in 2008, the place lived and labored in management roles in each Bangkok and Singapore. He has commenced his position at this time, November 14, and relies on the Wyndham Locations Asia Pacific company head workplace in Singapore.