As Senior Vice President of Sales Development, Recruiting and Training, Maria Ruiz Margenot is responsible for leading all sales development, talent transformation and talent acquisition efforts for Wyndham Vacation Ownership brands. She is based at the company’s headquarters in Orlando, Fla.
A vacation ownership industry veteran with more than 32 years of experience, Maria has played a key role in developing and implementing a myriad of industry leading training and recruiting programs. Maria began her illustrious career at Wyndham Vacation Ownership in 1991 and has been actively involved in nearly every sales and marketing aspect of the organization, developing marketing strategies, creating and implementing sales systems, and managing multiple sales and marketing lines. Prior to serving in her current capacity, Maria served as Area Vice President of Sales for the South Florida region for Wyndham Vacation Resorts.
Maria is a member of several organizations committed to the advancement of Hispanic Americans including the NHLI (National Hispana Leadership Institute), the NCLR (National Council of La Raza), the Florida Diversity Council, and the Hispanic Chamber of Congress of Metro Orlando.