PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov., 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) announced the appointment of Louise F. Brady to its board of directors. Managing partner and co-founder of Piedmont Capital Partners, LLC (PCP) which develops innovative technology companies, Brady also currently serves as president of Blue Current, Inc., Advanced Chemotherapy Technologies, Inc., and Faster, LLC. Prior to co-founding PCP, Brady served as vice president of Investments with Wells Fargo Advisors.
"Throughout her career leading investment strategy, Louise has leveraged her unique insights and keen understanding of global markets to build and enable companies to grow," says Stephen P. Holmes, chairman and chief executive officer, Wyndham Worldwide. "In particular, her background in unlocking growth and value through emerging technologies perfectly aligns with our global expansion of innovative hospitality offerings, particularly in the peer-to-peer sharing economy. We are excited to welcome Louise to the Wyndham family, and look forward to tapping into her tremendous background and passion."
Brady has demonstrated a belief in giving back to her community with her service on the board of the Bryan Foundation and UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Visitors. Brady has previously served on the boards of Cone Health, Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art, and the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro.
About Wyndham Worldwide
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) is one of the largest global hospitality companies, providing travelers with access to a collection of trusted hospitality brands in hotels, vacation ownership, and unique accommodations including vacation exchange, holiday parks, and managed home rentals. With a collective inventory of more than 120,000 places to stay across 100 countries on six continents, Wyndham Worldwide and its 38,000 associates welcomes people to experience travel the way they want. This is enhanced by Wyndham Rewards®, the Company's re-imagined guest loyalty program across its businesses, which is making it simpler for members to earn more rewards and redeem their points faster. For more information, please visit www.wyndhamworldwide.com.
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