The Nordic group announced the appointment of Jim Alderman as Executive Director for the Americas Region.
Based at the US headquarters in Minnetonka (Minnesota, USA), he will be responsible for the company’s portfolio throughout the Americas. He will report to Federico J. González, Chairman of the Radisson Hotel Group's Global Executive Committee, as a representative of the Radisson Hotel Group's Board of Directors.
Jim Alderman has extensive experience in the hotel and restaurant industry, most recently as Executive Vice President of Extended Stay America (ESA), where he created the company's wholly owned franchise group.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. González said:
“He is aligned with our vision, supports our revitalized plans and I know he will be an inspirational leader to complement and guide our dedicated Americas teams, as we deliver on our strategic five-year plan and beyond.”
He added "As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves daily, Jim will immediately begin to provide guidance and support for addressing the needs of the business in the Americas while continuing to deploy appropriate resources to help maintain a healthy environment for our customers and team members.”