Choice Hotels International, Inc. has assigned Atlanta-based hospitality executive Dennis Wynn to oversee the lodging company's franchise sales efforts in the Caribbean.
Appointed director of membership for the company's Ascend Hotel Collection in 2012, Wynn now adds the Caribbean region to his portfolio.
In this expanded role, Wynn will be responsible for the strategic growth and overall development direction not only for Ascend, but the core brands, including Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality Inn and Clarion.
Wynn, who has been with Choice since 2006, has been instrumental in creating a steady and long term growth strategy for the Ascend Hotel Collection, which now has more than 120 member hotels worldwide. Prior to joining Choice, Wynn served with The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead in Atlanta as a chef.
Choice Hotels International currently has eight hotels in the Caribbean islands of The Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Curacao and Puerto Rico.