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Hotel executive

Gerald William Petitt, American hotel executive.

Background

Petitt, Gerald William was born on November 6, 1945 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Claude William and Mable Irene (Hanson) Petitt.

Education

AB, Dartmouth College, 1967. Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering, Master of Business Administration, Dartmouth College, 1969.

Career

Sales trainee, International Business Machines Corporation, Denver, 1969;director marketing, American Express, New York City, 1969-1974;vice president operations, Best Western International, Phoenix, 1974-1981;with, Choice Hotels International, Washington, 1981-1996;also board directors, Choice Hotels International, Washingtonpresident, Chief Executive Officer, Creative Hotel Associations, LLC, since 1996. Board directors Quality Hotels Ltd., London, Hotels Calindas, Mexico City. Chairman, Board Of Directors Quality Inn India, New Dehli.

Connections

Married Kathleen Overbey, May 13, 1972. Children: Eric, Mark, Jess.

father:
Claude William Petitt

mother:
Mable Irene (Hanson) Petitt

spouse:
Kathleen Overbey

child:
Eric Petitt

child:
Mark Petitt

child:
Jess Petitt