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Team

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

SUNIL ALUVILA
PRESIDENT AND CEO
Sunil Aluvila, has been an innovator in ecommerce, digital marketing, product development and distribution in the vacation industry for more than 18 years, holding senior management positions for Shell Vacations Club (now Wyndham) and other leading vacation industry companies in North American and Asia. He has extensive experience in digital marketing, online travel technology, webstore and distribution platform development for the vacation rental and ownership industries. His expertise in the online travel distribution arena ranges across various channels, having worked as both a supplier and an intermediary.

MIKE MONTEMURRO
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Mike has spent more than 20 years working to make it easier for consumers to shop and book travel accommodations online while at Travelport, TravelClick, and Pegasus Solutions. As COO, he brings his enthusiasm for vacation rentals to professional property managers, innkeepers, vacation homeowners and shared ownership resorts by ensuring the company’s products and services remain affordable and generate incremental revenue. Customers value his expertise and innovative thinking to help them connect with consumers seeking vacation accommodations.

MICHAEL HARBIN
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Michael Harbin is a leader in the travel technology space with more than 25 years of experience architecting and delivering solutions for leading airlines, hoteliers, global distribution systems, and travel management companies. He is known around the world for his innovative approach and passion for adding value to the entire business and consumer experience lifecycle. From his background in pricing and inventory management to company and team building at all levels, Michael has established a strong track record in creating and scaling next-generation travel systems.

CHARLES “CHUCK” PATTON
SENIOR VP OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND DISTRIBUTION
Chuck began his timeshare career leading the re-engineering of RCI’s core exchange operating system, after a sterling early career at United Airlines. He then honed his craft in product, process and system development with Disney, Four Seasons USA, Marriott Vacation Club, Gold Key Resorts, and Grand Crowne Resorts. CHarles is a Registered Resort Professional (RRP) and accredited by the American Resort Development Association (ARDA). He is also a regular speaker at ARDA’s Spring Conferences and a genuine and consistent supporter of the quality and ethical standards of the vacation ownership industry.

CHRISTIAN HELLER
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF SERVICE DELIVERY
Chris oversees a team of account managers responsible for delivering superior customer service to professional property managers and acts as the key relationship manager with third party supplier channels.   His team ensures that new clients are implemented quickly and that reservations and revenue from sites like Booking.com, HomeAway, Airbnb and Expedia is optimized.   Chris is a travel industry veteran who brings over 25 years of experience building great products and helping travel suppliers from all verticals efficiently promote and distribute their products in digital channels.

JEFFREY RING
VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY
Jeff has extensive expertise in knowledge engineering, business intelligence, architecture assessment and web-based applications. For over 23 years, Jeff has successfully managed and performed major software development projects across a broad range of industries including health care, financial services and real estate. Jeff has led technical teams in the design, implementation and support of a range of web-based, data-driven applications and complex systems that support functionalities such as: CRM, inventory management, order processing, credit card processing, contract management, and sales and marketing statistics.

MYLES SNYDERMAN
VP OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND DISTRIBUTION
As a veteran of the industry, Myles Snyderman was fortunate enough to have grown-up in a family that pioneered and was instrumental in building two of the largest hospitality and vacation rental brands in the world today. Contributing to his vast knowledge of the vacation rental landscape, over the years Mr. Snyderman has held key strategic positions on both the supply and demand side of the equation. Myles has his finger on the pulse of the depth, speed, velocity and evolution of the vacation rental industry.

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RON ROSENFELD
VP OF BUSINESS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS
Ronald Rosenfeld is VacayHome Connect’s General Counsel and Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs. He also serves as company Secretary. As the company’s chief legal officer, he is responsible for managing the company’s worldwide legal affairs. Prior to joining VacayHome Connect, Ron spent 20 years in private law practice. During that time, Ron served as both inside and outside general counsel for both public and private companies. Ron has had extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, financings, corporate governance, compliance, securities regulation, complex commercial agreements and technology licensing matters.

PETER WINKLER
DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION
Peter has extensive experience in the hospitality industry with a focus on e-Commerce, distribution and revenue management. The combination of these fields allowed him to create top line revenues with a focus on bottom line profits. In his previous role at Preferred Hotel Group as Director of eMarketing he has proven to exceed goals, achieve milestones and create profitable new business opportunities. Other companies include Swissotel, Raffles International, Hard Rock Hotels and Le Meridien. Peter also served on the board of the Digital Marketing Council of the Hotel Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI).

BECKY MCPHEE
DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNTING
Becky McPhee, CPA, is a dynamic, self-driven professional with more than 14 years of accounting experience in the vacation rental industry. She is known for providing responsible analysis and asking tough questions to be a creative problem solver. Her career has focused on business process and systems implementation in an effort to streamline data while producing accurate and compliant financial statements. Before joining VacayHome Connect, Becky served as Director of Accounting at Shell Vacations Club, a timeshare development and resort management company. Previous to this, she worked in the audit division of a public accounting firm for 5 years.

GREG WALTERS
DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
Greg is a passionate, analytical professional with strong background in solving problems for customers and driving the definition and delivery of complex technical products. Have worked in many industries including Air Travel, Hospitality, Insurance, Mortgage Lending and Healthcare. Possess extensive experience within multiple disciplines including Product management, Business Analysis, Quality Assurance and Release Management.

CURT RODRIGUEZ
DIRECTOR OF CUSTOMER SUCCESS

Curt has a passion for travel and enjoys assisting partners in maximizing their potential within the ever-changing landscape of the travel industry. As the Director of Customer Success at VacayHome Connect, he utilizes his experience in the areas of business development, market management, and affiliate channel development to review all aspects of our clients’ portfolios and optimize their presence online with our distribution partners. Curt has successfully developed valuable partnerships throughout the USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Curt has been involved with VRMA since 2007 and previously served as Chair of the VRMA Conference Planning Committee.

THE TEAM

KEVIN BARSZCZ
Marketing & Communications

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MADELINE BOYLEN
Account Manager

MICHAEL CHRISTIAN
Guest Services Specialist

DEREK CHENG
Applications Development and Testing

MARY FRAN CRUIKSHANK
Senior Account Manager

MELISSA DEJESUS
Account Manager

ERNIE DELORD
Business Development Associate

MICHELLE DEITZ
Quality Assurance

DOLORES DURAN
Revenue Accountant

ZACH FLANAGAN-FRANKL
Senior Data and Revenue Analyst

CARL JONES
Vacation Specialist

SHAHANA KHUNDMIRI
Quality Assurance

MATTHEW KILL
Product Manager

MARIN KUKOC
Product Manager

RAJU LALWANI
Vacation Specialist

STEPHANIE LEZOTTE
Account Manager

BRIAN LOPEZ
Guest Services Specialist

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OSCAR LOPEZ
Vacation Specialist

VANESSA MELTON
Accounting Associate

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LUCY OFFORD
Senior Accountant

BRAD RADLE
Senior Project Manager

ALLIE ROEBER
Account Manager

SARAH ROOTH
Senior Account Manager

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MORGAN SAMSON
Content Marketing Specialist

TRINA SLATER
Reservation Coordinator

DAVID VAYNSHTEYN
Software Engineer

SANDI VELTMAN
Client Support Account Manager

AVIA WEINSTEIN
Front End Software Developer

MIRIAM WEINSTEIN
Operations Support Manager

MILLIE WISHNOW
Director Contact Center and Guest Support

JOHN YEH
Senior Project Manager