Bruce Hoffmeister is Marriott International’s Global Chief Information Officer, with global accountability for all business information technology resources.
Prior to that role, Mr. Hoffmeister served as Senior Vice President, IR Shared and Application Services, where he lead the effort to drive sustainable efficiencies within the technical infrastructure that supports the computing resources for Marriott’s worldwide operations. In addition, he directed the development efforts to replace and update the Sales and Marketing, Event Management and Revenue Management systems in order to optimize profits across the total hotel, increase the efficiency of the selling process and enable the delivery of superior events.
He joined Marriott in 1989 as a Senior Financial Analyst for Development Finance. Since then, Mr. Hoffmeister has held various finance and accounting roles within the Development, Information Resources, and Lodging functions. He also has held the position of Senior Vice President, Global Revenue Management where he was responsible for developing and leading the company’s worldwide pricing, inventory management and selling strategies.
Mr. Hoffmeister holds bachelor degrees in mathematics and biology, with a minor in computer science, from Thomas More College. He also earned an MBA from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management, with concentrations in finance and accounting.