President, Executive Committee
Managing Director Asia Pacific – Marriott Vacations Worldwide (‘MVW’) Bill Minnock is Managing Director Asia Pacific for MVW. The company has three resorts in Thailand, one resort in Surfers Paradise Australia and one in Bali, Indonesia. It has Marketing & Sales operations in these countries plus Japan, China and Hong Kong. He joined MVW Asia Pacific in September 2014 and has been focused on expanding the company’s footprint in the region. Prior to his current role, Bill worked for Marriott International for 31 years in numerous leadership positions. He has extensive experience in real estate development and led MVW’s Resort Development group from 1994 to 2001. He has extensive experience in Asset Management, Architecture and Construction and Finance. He has also worked in a variety of hotel operations positions, including being the SVP Global Operations Services from 2010 to 2014 and was the GM of the Bethesda Marriott hotel. Bill is actively involved in establishing the regional timeshare organization for the Asia Pacific region and is President of the recently launched Asia Pacific Resort Development Organisation. From January to July, 2014, he served as Executive in Residence for the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University and lectured at the Cornell and George Washington University. He currently is the President of the Cornell Hotel Society Executive Board. He attended Cornell University, received a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Administration and an MBA. Bill and his wife Debra have five children and currently reside in Singapore.