Barbara HollkampExecutive Vice President and Chief Human Resources OfficerBarbara Hollkamp serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV), an appointment she received in 2016 after having served in a dual role as Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Chief Diversity Officer for Hilton and HGV. In her role, Ms. Hollkamp is responsible for overseeing teams of highly experienced human resources professionals who provide strategic business partnerships and consultative talent services across the global business. Her oversight as CHRO also includes talent management, compensation, benefits, recruitment, succession planning, learning and development, and general HR shared services.
Ms. Hollkamp joined Hilton in June 2004 as Vice President before being appointed Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Hilton. Through her dynamic leadership style, she developed a superb foundation for the company’s evolving human resources strategy.
Ms. Hollkamp’s professional experience spans more than 30 years and is highlighted by strategic human resources management, organizational development, leadership development, and culture management. Prior to Hilton, she served as Vice President of People Services for Scholastic Book Fairs, a business unit of Scholastic, Inc., in New York, NY. She also served for three years as President of her own company, HLH Associates, a human resources and customer relations management consulting firm.
Gordon GurnikExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating OfficerGordon Gurnik serves as Hilton Grand Vacations’ (HGV) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Gurnik joined HGV in 2018, where he leads Business Operations, Shared Services, New Product Development, Information Technology Services, and Sales and Marketing – Asia.
Mr. Gurnik’s responsibilities at HGV include working in partnership with the executive team to coordinate business development, process implementation, and information technology deployment while ensuring alignment with HGV’s strategic priorities for all new initiatives.
Prior to joining HGV, Mr. Gurnik served as President of RCI, a worldwide leader in vacation exchange and travel services and the largest exchange network in the world. While at RCI, he was instrumental in advancing the company’s signature products while also leading RCI’s strategic direction, operations and growth with over 3.8 million member families and 4,300 vacation ownership resorts.
Mr. Gurnik holds a bachelor’s degree in management from Purdue University. He serves on the board of directors for Christel House International, a non-profit organization that supports impoverished children throughout the world, and is a member of the American Resort Development Association’s (ARDA) board of directors.