Miami, FL, May 15, 2008 – Interval International, a leading provider of vacation services, announced the promotion of Charlie Beech to director of the project management office (PMO) in the IT shared services department. In this role, he is responsible for setting standards and implementing best practices in the areas of project management, communication, closures, and audits, as well as risk management and resource planning. He reports to Vivian More, vice president of IT shared services.
“Charlie has been a mentor to the project managers on his team and has ensured that the PMO continues to deliver measurable benefits to the IT organization,” said More. “Thanks to his leadership, Interval has a very effective Project Management Office.”
Beech joined Interval in 1997 and has since held several positions of increasing responsibility, including client services implementations manager, project manager in the IT shared services group, and most recently, manager of the PMO. Prior to joining the company, he worked for Configured Computer Systems (CCS) in Belfast, Ireland as an accountant and auditor.
Beech is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland qualifying in 1973 and remains an active member of the Institute.
Interval International is a leading provider of exchange, travel, and leisure services to resort developers and vacationers worldwide. Based in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in serving the vacation ownership market for more than 30 years. Today, Interval has a network of over 2,300 resorts in excess of 75 countries and offers its clients and nearly 2 million member families high-quality products and programs through its 28 offices in 17 countries. Interval is part of IAC, which owns and operates more than 60 diversified brands in sectors being transformed by the Internet, online and offline. Other IAC companies include Ask.com, HSN, LendingTree, Match.com, and Ticketmaster.
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