Noah Brodsky

President, Travel + Leisure Group and Chief Brand Officer
Travel + Leisure Co.

2021 Phocuswright Conference speaker

Noah Brodsky President, Travel + Leisure Group and Chief Brand Officer
Noah Brodsky serves as President, Travel + Leisure Group, and Chief Brand Officer, Travel + Leisure Co., the world’s leading membership and leisure travel company with a portfolio of nearly 20 resort, travel club, and lifestyle travel brands. He is also a member of the Travel + Leisure Co. Senior Leadership Team. The company, which employs 15,500 associates, includes the Wyndham Destinations, Panorama, and Travel + Leisure Group business lines.

Brodsky’s leadership of Travel + Leisure Group provides oversight of the development of new travel products and services that leverage the unparalleled Travel + Leisure reputation, expertise and content library, including the worldwide growth of the company’s subscription travel clubs, online travel booking platforms, and brand licensing agreements. As Chief Brand Officer, he also leads the company’s global brand, digital, and CRM organizations.

He joined the company in 2014, and was instrumental in its subsequent evolution to Wyndham Destinations as an independent public company after spinning off Wyndham Hotels & Resorts in June 2018. In 2021, Wyndham Destinations acquired the iconic Travel + Leisure brand and became Travel + Leisure Co., aligned with its strategy to be the world’s leading membership and leisure travel company.

Previously, Brodsky served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Loyalty and Customer Engagement for Wyndham Hotel Group, where he was responsible for the evolution of Wyndham Rewards and its naming as the Best Hotel Rewards Program by U.S. News & World Report. Prior to joining Wyndham, Brodsky served as Chief Experience Officer at WeWork and Vice President, Global Brand Management for Sheraton at Starwood Hotels and Resorts. He began his career with Four Seasons in resort operations and has worked on five continents.

A catalyst for innovation and transformation, Brodsky brings charismatic leadership and extensive expertise in hospitality, customer loyalty and engagement, and global sales and marketing. Brodsky is an executive sponsor of the company’s Global Inclusion and Diversity Council, and the Asian and Pacific Islander diversity resource group. He has also been instrumental in strengthening the
company’s LGBTQ+ engagement and support.

Brodsky’s innovation in the industry has been recognized through multiple awards, including Orlando Business Journal’s 2018 40 Under 40; Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality in 2015 by the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International; and Brand Innovators’ 2016 40 Under 40.

Brodsky earned a bachelor’s degree at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School. He currently serves as cochair of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Marketing & Related Services Committee.

Sessions

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
10:00 AM – 10:25 AM EST

Executive Roundtable: Hotels and Rentals - Divide, Conquer or Converge?

More space, remote locations, full kitchens, clean surfaces, contactless check-in - today's travelers have unique needs when it comes to lodging. Do short term rentals have an advantage? How can hotels position their benefits and compete? As the lines between the two blur, how do you capture the customer who wants the best of both.

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