Miami Lakes, FL (June 13, 2011) – Steve Wilson, President of The Service Companies, was promoted to Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Wilson joined the company, North America’s leading heart of the house hospitality management firm for the hotel, vacation ownership, and casino industries, in 2008 as the Senior Vice President of Operations and General Manager. He was named President in December, 2010.
“I couldn’t be more excited to announce this well-earned promotion,” said Neal Pomroy, the Chairman of The Service Companies Board of Directors. “In just two and a half years, Steve has shown many times over that he is a highly capable and inspiring leader. I know he is the right person to continue to grow The Service Companies as we lead up to our 25th anniversary in 2012.”
“What an honor,” added Wilson. “The Service Companies is the premier heart of the house hospitality management company in the US and Caribbean, and I am convinced that we have only begun to tap into our great potential. We will achieve our vision of becoming the one-stop-shop for the industries we serve.”
Prior to joining The Service Companies, Wilson spent twenty years with Global Hyatt Corporation in operations and financial management. He began his career as a Hyatt Corporate Management Trainee and held various management positions in large and small luxury hotels and resorts across the United States. He has served as General Manager at several high profile hotel properties.