Northbrook, IL (May 27, 2010) – Ilese Flamm, an accomplished attorney with nearly two decades of experience in timesharing and resort development law, has been selected by independent developer Shell Vacations LLC (www.ShellVacationsClub.com) to serve as its Senior VP, Legal Affairs.
During her 18 years as a legal professional for the timeshare industry, Flamm spent nine years at Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and nine years with Disney Vacation Club. She will work closely with Shell Vacations Chairman & CEO Sheldon H. Ginsburg, President & COO Tracy L. Sherles as well as Daniel B. Glickstein, VP and General Counsel in helping lead the legal functions of the company, and also serving in a business role utilizing Flamm’s experience as Shell Vacations moves forward into new levels of expansion.
“There are few professionals with Ilese Flamm’s impressive credentials and legal expertise in such a wide range of segments of the timeshare and hospitality industries,” said Ginsburg. We are confident she will make a positive impact on our company”.
Added Sherles, “We are delighted to welcome an attorney with her professional background to add to our company’s continued success. Her vast legal experience within all areas of our business will serve us well in the future. Her expertise and experience has been particularly helpful with some of our new initiatives, such as the services we are now offering to developers and associations through our extensive fee-for services programs”.
Prior to joining Shell Vacations, Flamm was Executive VP and General Counsel for Wyndham Exchange & Rentals, where she was responsible for managing all global legal matters. Before working with Wyndham, Flamm was Senior Attorney for the Disney Vacation Club, where she was involved in many aspects of timesharing and resort development. Additionally, Flamm was an Associate in the real estate department of Rudnick & Wolfe, Chicago, IL (now DLA Piper), where she worked in the negotiation and documentation of real estate acquisitions and sales, and joint venture agreements. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan, and a law degree from the University of Chicago Law School.
Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, Shell Vacations LLC is one of the most respected independent vacation ownership developers in the United States, operating or affiliated 23 resorts in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The company specializes in the sales and hospitality management of vacation ownership resorts as well as servicing over 125,000 owner and member families of its vacation ownership products.
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SOURCE: Shell Vacations LLC