Accor Names New Leader
Heather McCrory to serve as ceo, North & Central America
Accor has appointed Heather McCrory as ceo for North & Central America as well as a member of the group’s executive committee.
McCrory will have strategic oversight for over 115 hotels and more than 28,000 employees across North and Central America. Accor brands and partnerships in the region include Fairmont, Sofitel, Delano, SLS, Banyan Tree, Pullman, Swissôtel, 21c Museum Hotels – MGallery Hotel Collection, Mondrian, Hyde, Novotel, Mama Shelter, ibis and ibis Styles.
McCrory most recently served as executive vice president of operations, North & Central America region for Accor. She also serves as the executive sponsor for North & Central America for RiiSE, Accor’s international network to promote diversity. In 2018, she chaired the first annual Women on the RiiSE Forum, bringing together more than 60 women in leadership from throughout the region for professional and personal development.
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