Michael D. Brown serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Travel + Leisure Co., and is a member of its Board of Directors. Brown is responsible for the performance, growth and strategic direction of the world's leading membership and leisure travel company with a portfolio of nearly 20 resort, travel club, and lifestyle travel brands. The company, which employs 15,500 associates, includes the Wyndham Destinations, Panorama, and Travel + Leisure Group business lines.
Brown joined the company in 2017, and in June 2018 led its subsequent evolution to Wyndham Destinations as an independent public company, globally headquartered in Orlando, FL, after spinning off Wyndham Hotels & Resorts. In 2021, Wyndham Destinations acquired the iconic Travel + Leisure brand and became Travel + Leisure Co., aligned with its strategy to be the world's leading membership and leisure travel company.