Executives on the Move: Diamond Resorts, Associated Luxury Hotels, Crescent

NATIONAL REPORT—Hospitality companies are beefing up their leadership rosters, including Diamond Resorts,Associated Luxury Hotels and Crescent Hotels & Resorts. Here’s a look at some personnel shifts in the industry:

Jim Mikolaichik Joins Diamond Resorts
Diamond Resorts has appointed Jim Mikolaichik as CFO. Having most recently served as EVP and CFO of Hilton Grand Vacations,  he has experience in financial business strategy, including financial planning, budgeting, financial services, sales and marketing management, resort operations, corporate HOA accounting and corporate development. Prior to that role, he served as CFO of Manning & Napier Inc. and held positions with Old Mutual Asset Management and Deloitte.

Associated Luxury Hotels Appoints Liz Adams as VP of Marketing of the Americas
Associated Luxury Hotels has promoted Liz Adams to VP of marketing of the Americas. Prior to joining the hospitality company, she served as the director of sales and marketing for the Beacon Hotel in Boston. Earlier in her career, Adams also held a variety of sales executive positions throughout the New England area.

Management Team Appointed for Aliz Hotel Times Square
Aliz Group has appointed a new management team who will oversee day-to-day operations at the group’s flagship property, Aliz Hotel Times Square, which is managed by Crescent Hotels & Resorts. The management company appointed Nicole Hendrix as the property’s GM. The property also named Michael Ormond as director of revenue management.