Appointed Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, the Americas Region
At InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG) in Denham, United Kingdom
Based in Atlanta, Snyder will work with the region’s president Kirk Kinsell and his senior executive team and will report to David Jerome, senior vice president, corporate responsibility, IHG in Denham, U.K.
Snyder leads the implementation of sustainability and community efforts throughout IHG hotels. He manages the regions’ public affairs activities, working closely with the corporate affairs, human resources and legal departments with efforts in Washington and with other groups to advocate IHG’s interests. Paul also directs IHG’s diversity work, promoting inclusion and cultural diversity at the company.
Snyder, a 17-year hospitality industry veteran, most recently served as vice president, portfolio operations, the Americas. Prior to that, his roles have included leadership positions in development, operations and brand management. Before joining IHG, Paul worked in the brand management, IT, and development organizations of Marriott International. He also worked at Winegardner & Hammons, Inc., where he began as a line level employee and was promoted into managerial positions in both food and beverage and rooms departments. Paul began his career in 1994 working on-property at a Holiday Inn franchise.