Bannerot Partners is pleased to have assisted Accor North America in the recruitment of Sherry Vidal-Brown as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. In her new role, Vidal-Brown will be responsible for employee relations, compensation and benefits, training, diversity and employee communications. Vidal-Brown will work to strategically align the company’s talent with its business strategy in an effort to manage the growth and organizational success of Accor North America’s Motel 6, Studio 6, Novotel and Sofitel brands in North America.
“Sherry is uniquely qualified for the role,” said Larry Mendez, who directed the search. “From our first conversation it was clear that she possessed the skill set, intellectual strength, and personal style to be a great fit with the Accor management team. We are delighted to continue serving the Accor team.”
A seasoned and talented executive, prior to joining the team at Accor North America, Vidal-Brown held senior positions at DFW International Airport, FedEx-Kinko’s, American Airlines and Personnel Decisions International. She holds a doctorate in psychology from Texas A&M as well as an MBA from The University of Houston.