— Women’s Leadership Series —
Join HALB and WLA for a conversation with Rena Hozore Reiss, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Marriott International!
Rena is a member of Marriott’s executive team and leads a global legal team with offices worldwide supporting all facets of Marriott’s business, ranging from lodging development and operations to brand, marketing, sales and consumer services, information technology, dispute resolution, intellectual property, compliance and governance.
Rena previously served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Hyatt Hotels Corporation, overseeing the Hyatt legal department and Hyatt’s risk management and corporate transactions teams. Rena also held prior roles including Associate General Counsel for the Miami Herald Publishing Company and partner at Counts & Kanne, Chartered, in Washington, D.C.
Rena sits on the Georgetown University Hospitality Law Advisory Board and is a member of GC50 and the Princeton University Alumni Schools Committee. Corporate Counsel awarded Rena its Transformative Leadership Award in 2017, and she has been recognized by the ADL Midwest Division as a Woman of Achievement and by the Harvard Law Society of Illinois. She has been profiled in The Practical Law Journal, The National Law Journal, Diversity and the Bar, the Chicago Law Bulletin, and Diversity Journal. She received her A.B. from Princeton University and her J.D. from Harvard Law School.
— Food from Dave’s Fresh Pasta will be served —