Northbrook, IL (February 14, 2011) –- Shell Vacations, one of the nation’s leading independent vacation ownership development organizations, has recently promoted a trio of senior executives with over three decades of combined service to the company.
Deborah Cooley has been promoted from VP of Accounting to Senior VP of Accounting, responsible for overseeing the company’s centralized accounting function and three satellite accounting offices which handle cash flow, payroll, accounts payable, general accounting and audit and tax coordination. A Registered Certified Public Accountant, she spent eight years with Deloitte & Touche in their San Francisco and Chicago offices prior to joining Shell Vacations.
“After a 10- year career with Shell Vacations, Deborah Cooley is a perfect example of how hard work and perseverance can result in continued growth,” commented Sheldon Ginsburg, Chairman and CEO of Shell Vacations. “Her promotion to Senior Vice President was a natural next step and well deserved.”
Previously serving as Regional VP for Hawaii, Joe Malone RRP has been promoted to National Director of Sales for Shell Vacations. In his new position, he is responsible for achieving sales targets that support new corporate growth initiatives. Malone has 29 years of vacation ownership experience, having worked for Colorado Resort Intervals, Australia’s Holiday Resort Properties and Resorts USA.
Adds Jack Chevrier, Executive VP of Sales and Marketing, “Joe has been with us for 13 years. This translates to an extensive knowledge of our sales sites and products. After working with Joe, we have witnessed his amazing tenacity to deliver what we need to help us achieve our goals.”
Chevrier also commented on the promotion of Jack Waller RRP to National Director of Marketing, responsible for the design and implementation of all marketing programs company-wide as well as overseeing the National Marketing Center, which provides fulfillment for certificate programs, package programs, internet programs and all marketing call center operations. Waller joined Shell Vacations in 1993 as a marketing manager and has 18 years of vacation ownership experience.
“With his diverse background in marketing and finance,” says Chevrier, “Jack Waller has significantly lowered our costs and has centralized many operations that support the timeshare division. His leadership skills and passion for innovation are foundations for Shell Vacations future growth.”
Headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois Shell Vacations LLC is recognized as one of the most respected independent vacation ownership developers in the United States, operating 25 resorts in the U.S., Mexico and Canada. 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