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Lani Kane-Hanan '87

Executive Vice President, Resort Development, Revenue & Inventory Management and Product Innovation, Marriott Vacations Worldwide (MVW)


Bio

Ms. Kane-Hanan is responsible for all MVW’s Resort Planning, Construction & Development, Inventory and Revenue Management, and Product Innovation activities. Her teams’ efforts support the Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, Grand Residences, and Marriott Vacation Club brands worldwide. She serves as an Executive Officer of MVW. Prior to joining MVW in 2000, she was part of the senior leadership team of the real estate consulting practices of Arthur Andersen and Horwath Hospitality in Miami. Ms. Kane-Hanan received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Hospitality Management from Florida International University, where she serves on the Dean’s advisory board. She serves on the Board of Directors of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA), and as the Chairperson of ARDA’s Meetings Committee. She is the co-founder and president of Women In The Industry (“WIN”), a national non-profit organization that advocates, educates and connects women in the vacation industries. She is a member of the Urban Land Institute and serves on the Recreational Development Council. Ms. Kane-Hanan holds memberships in several other professional associations and is a frequent guest speaker for various universities, hospitality conferences and organizations.