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November 25, 2015 3:26 AM ET

Hotels, Restaurants and Leisure

Company Overview of Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc.

Company Overview

Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. owns and operates vacation ownership resorts and fractional-residential properties in United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. It also operates villa resorts, hotels, and other resorts. Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. was formerly known as Vistana, Inc. and changed its name to Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. in August 2000. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Orlando, Florida. It has locations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, South Carolina, the Bahamas, the U.S. Virgin Island, and Mexico. As of October 1, 1999, Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.

9002 San Marco Court

Orlando, FL 32819

United States

Founded in 1980

5,300 Employees





Key Executives for Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer
Age: 43
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 56
Executive Officer
Age: 62
Executive Officer
Age: 67
Executive Officer
Age: 74
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. Key Developments

Interval Leisure And Starwood Vacation's Combined Company To Seek Acquisitions

Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS:IILG) and Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. announced that the Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which a wholly owned subsidiary of Interval Leisure will acquire Starwood Vacation Ownership. The combined company will have a strong balance sheet with substantial debt capacity to support future growth opportunities, both organically and through potential acquisitions.

Starwood Plans New York Listing For Starwood Vacation

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE:HOT) announced the planned spin-off of Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. into a separate publicly traded company, which will be named Vistana Signature Experiences, Inc. Starwood plans to list Vistana Signature on the New York Stock Exchange by the end of 2015. The new public company will be listed under the ticker VSE, Starwood said.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Announces Matthew Avril to Lead New Company After Spin Off

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. announced plans to spin off its Starwood Vacation Ownership business into a separate publicly traded company that will be headquartered in Orlando. Matthew Avril, who retired as president of Starwood's hotel group in 2012, will return to lead the new company as CEO following completion of the spinoff. Stephen Williams will continue to serve as COO.

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