Stephen Joyce
Stephen Joyce

Stephen Joyce

President & CEO at Choice Hotels International, Inc.

Stephen P. Joyce is president, chief executive officer, and member of the board of directors of Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel franchisors. With a career in the lodging industry spanning over three decades, Mr. Joyce has a proven track record of developing and growing some of the best-known hotel brands in markets worldwide.
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Stephen P. Joyce is president, chief executive officer, and member of the board of directors of Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel franchisors. With a career in the lodging industry spanning over three decades, Mr. Joyce has a proven track record of developing and growing some of the best-known hotel brands in markets worldwide. Since Mr. Joyce took the helm of Choice Hotels in 2008, he has led the company on an impressive and focused growth strategy, resulting in a significant gain in the company’s market share position, expansion into new markets and the advancement of new brands. In his first four years of leadership as president and CEO of the company, during one of the most historically challenging environments for the industry, Choice outpaced industry supply growth and increased market share, as well as led hotels in the Choice system to improved guest satisfaction results and RevPAR index versus its competitors.
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Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises approximately 6,200 hotels, representing more than 499,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of December 31, 2012, 394 hotels, representing more than 31,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States. Additionally, 88 hotels, representing approximately 7,800 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in more than 20 other countries and territories. The company's Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands, as well at its Ascend Hotel Collection membership program, serve guests worldwide.
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