JILL CHAPMAN APPOINTED TO SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE SALES AND MARKETING OF OAKWOOD WORLDWIDE
LOS ANGELES (August 4, 2010) – Today Ric Villarreal, President and COO of Oakwood Worldwide, announced the promotion of Jill Chapman to Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales and Marketing. Ms. Chapman will lead the global corporate sales, marketing, and sales operations strategy for Oakwood.
"Jill brings 23 years of sales leadership and customer service excellence that is vital to driving success for our clients, our guests and for Oakwood," says Mr. Villarreal. "As Vice President, Sales - Western Region, for the past two years, she has already brought creative customer and sales solutions to many of our Fortune 1000 accounts. I am excited to promote Jill into her new role and maintain the momentum of our sales and marketing teams."
Prior to Oakwood, Ms. Chapman held business development positions of increased responsibility with RR Donnelley and Moore North America. In addition to her broad sales, marketing, and customer service experience and perspective, Ms. Chapman was the Human Resources Manager accountable for the reward and recognition programs at MedPartners.
"This is a great time to be at Oakwood. I am thrilled to be working with an executive leadership team that has invested so heavily in its Associates and in its client base," says Ms. Chapman. "My goal is to continue enabling client-driven solutions and strengthening Oakwood's brand value through targeted strategies and campaigns."
"Filling this role from our existing Associate base is exciting for me," says Bill Maxwell, SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer. "To know we are developing and providing career opportunities for Oakwood Associates is truly inspiring. We have a vibrant and engaged executive committee and Jill is a welcomed asset to our team."
About Oakwood Worldwide
Oakwood Worldwide is the global leader and provider of furnished and serviced apartments. For one need or many, local or around the globe - Oakwood offers flexible, easy-to-use, custom solutions to meet any temporary housing need.
A wide range of inventory and supplier management options allows Oakwood to provide the optimal housing solution whenever and wherever needed. With more than 3,500 Oakwood associates worldwide, nearly 23,000 apartments, and more than 300 network partners, Oakwood can meet any need and delivers with reliability clients can trust.
Its staff of trained professionals throughout the world, innovative technologies, and unparalleled customer service have made Oakwood the premier choice in temporary housing solutions for nearly 50 years.