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Angela Brav

COO | InterContinental Hotels Group - North America

As Chief Operating Officer, Angela is responsible for leading North America mainstream operations for franchised and managed hotels, including Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites, and Candlewood Suites. She is also responsible for cultivating franchisee relationships and facilitating system growth by making IHG brands the first choice for guests and hotel owners. She and her team provide the services and support necessary to open new hotels in a timely manner, contributing to IHG’s global target of opening one hotel a day in 2009.

Angela is a 19-year veteran of the hospitality industry with 11 years of hotel operations experience at both limited service and upscale hotels. She joined IHG in 1988, and has held roles of increasing responsibility throughout her tenure with the company at both the hotel and corporate levels. Most recently, Angela served as senior vice president, Americas franchise operations & applied technology and was responsible for franchise operations as well as technology management and infrastructure support for all Americas-based corporate, franchised and HMG hotels.

Angela held previous roles at IHG as senior vice president, applied technology for the Americas region, senior vice president, integrated technology solution and senior vice president, quality and service where she was responsible for overseeing quality, hotel service, training, food and beverage services, product improvement planning, franchise information reporting and market planning for all IHG properties in North and South America.

Angela has worked at IHG’s headquarters in Brussels, Belgium and Guadalajara, Mexico.

Prior to joining IHG, Angela worked for various hotel management companies within the hospitality industry and served in such operational positions as general manager, food & beverage director, sales & marketing director and front office manager.

Angela attended the University of North Florida in Jacksonville with a major in management.

Angela Brav

COO

INTERCONTINENTAL HOTELS GROUP - NORTH AMERICA

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