Talene Lanuza Staab
Appointed Global Head of Tru by Hilton
At Hilton in McLean - VA, USA
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the appointment of Talene Lanuza Staab as Global Head of Tru by Hilton, the fastest-launching hotel brand in industry history. Effective March 11, Staab will serve as the chief strategist and champion for Tru, overseeing the brand's product and service positioning, distribution strategies, and owner relations.
Staab, a 25-year Hilton veteran, brings to Tru a unique blend of hospitality experience spanning owner relations, sales, brand performance support and brand development. As Vice President, Owner Experience & Engagement, Staab oversaw the team responsible for advancing overall owner value and satisfaction, building a best-in-class experience for Hilton's owner community. Prior, Talene served as Senior Director, BPS - Canopy by Hilton, where she focused on the brand's development and was instrumental in advancing its service and hospitality culture.
Staab holds a bachelor's degree in Hotel & Business Administration from the University of New Hampshire. She is based in Hilton's global headquarters in McLean, Va., and reports directly to Bill Duncan, Global Head, All Suites and Focused Service Category.