August 7, 2012, Yountville CA -- Tug McGraw Foundation has announced the appointment of Jim Treadway to its Board of Directors.
Treadway is vice chairman of Benchmark Hospitality International's Advisory Board and general manager of Bardessono in Yountville, Napa Valley, California, one of Benchmark’s Personal Luxury Hotels & Resorts℠ properties. A well-known and respected leader in the U.S. hotel and hospitality industry, Jim has been associated with some of the most desirable properties in the US, South Africa and Europe. He has served as senior vice president of operations for Westin and president of the North American Division of Westin Hotels and Resorts for the four years prior its sale to Starwood.
“I’m humbled and honored to have been appointed to the Tug McGraw Foundation’s Board. Its good work is near and dear to my heart, and I’ll do my best to contribute mightily to its ongoing contribution to society.” Said Treadway.
“Jim is an outstanding addition to our board,” said CFO Wendy Turman. “He brings a wealth of experience and an expertise that contribute greatly to our mission.” TMF President and CEO Jennifer Brusstar said, “Treadway’s perspective on healthcare and the non-profit industry will be extremely valuable to the Tug McGraw Foundation as we continue to strengthen and grow.”