Chief Operating Officer, Hotels
As Chief Operating Officer, Wendy is responsible for the day to day operational oversight of Maverick’s hotel portfolio. In this capacity, Wendy oversees the support staff and multiple hotels with direct reporting lines to her. The portfolio consists of properties which operate major brands including Marriott, Hilton, IHG and other independent resorts. She is responsible for the financial and quality performance of all the hotels.
As a seasoned industry veteran, Wendy joined Maverick with extensive brand, sales and operational experience which included 18 years with First Hospitality Group in various leadership roles, most recently as Chief Commercial Officer. Wendy has extensive regional and national experience with FHG and has previously held corporate positions with Lane Hospitality and Hyatt Hotels. It is Wendy’s motivation, experience, ability to train and develop efficient teams for all facets of operations, and communication and interpersonal relations skills that has led her to success.