Intercontinental Hotels Group Appoints Karmetria Dunham, Diversity Supply Chain Manager, The Americas
ATLANTA, GA - InterContinental Hotels Group [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], the world's most global hotel company, has named Karmetria Dunham, diversity supply chain manager, the Americas.
Previously, Dunham served as supply chain manager for BellSouth, where she was responsible for purchasing advertising and marketing services for the company. Before that, she worked for Xerox in the global purchasing department and was responsible for acquiring global components for the final building of Xerox machines. Dunham started her career with Union Pacific Railroad in marketing and human resources.
"IHG continues to sharpen its focus on diversity and inclusion initiatives and Karmetria will play an important role in enhancing our procurement policies to ensure that we are strengthening our network of diverse suppliers. Karmetria brings with her tremendous experience and I have every confidence that she will be an outstanding asset to our diversity supplier program for the Americas region," said Miller.
Dunham earned her bachelor's degree in marketing from Southern University-Baton Rouge and master's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska.
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC of the United Kingdom [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)], owns, manages, leases or franchises, through various subsidiaries, more than 3,300 hotels and 515,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries and territories around the world (). The Group owns a portfolio of well-recognized and respected hotel brands, including InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Staybridge Suites, and also has a controlling interest in Britvic, the second largest soft drinks manufacturer in the UK.
InterContinental Hotels Group offers information and reservations capability on the Internet - for InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, www.crowneplaza.com for Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, www.holiday-inn.com for Holiday Inn hotels, for Holiday Inn Express hotels, www.staybridge.com for Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn hotels and, for the Group's rewards program, www.priorityclub.com.