Rebecca Tann Appointed to Vice President of Marketing for Oakwood Worldwide

Aug 31, 2006, 01:00 ET from Oakwood Worldwide

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global corporate housing
 and serviced apartment provider, Oakwood Worldwide, named Rebecca Tann to
 the position of vice president of marketing. She began her new role with
 Oakwood on July 10.
     Ms. Tann will report directly to Senior Vice President of Worldwide
 Sales and Marketing, Chris Ahearn. In her role, Tann will establish the
 direction and overall strategy for the marketing department including,
 advertising, media and market research. She will also drive market
 development to increase business among all of Oakwood's vertical markets.
     "We warmly welcome Rebecca to Oakwood and know her strong background in
 business development and her results-driven philosophy will be a great
 asset here," says Mr. Ahearn. "She is also a strong champion for customer
 satisfaction and service, which will complement Oakwood's long-standing
 commitment to provide world-class service."
     Tann's most recent position was vice president of marketing for the
 Regus Group, the world's largest independent provider of outsourced
 workspaces and video conferences facilities. She oversaw the production of
 all media, advertising and public relations, and she drove brand awareness
 for both the United States and Canadian markets. Her background also
 includes management positions with FedEx Kinko's, Gateway, Inc. and the
 Walt Disney Company.
     About Oakwood Worldwide
     Oakwood Worldwide is the leading provider of temporary housing
 solutions and the trusted choice of people on the move. Our numerous
 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia offers fully furnished
 quality accommodations complete with dishes, linens, housewares,
 housekeeping, and a variety of on-site conveniences and amenities. For
 nearly half a century, guests who travel alone or in groups with short or
 extended-stay needs have all enjoyed the quality, convenience and value of
 Oakwood's temporary housing.

SOURCE Oakwood Worldwide