Frontdoor, Inc. Names Former Marriott Exec to Vice President, Communications & Public Relations
Frontdoor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTDR), the nation’s leading provider of home service plans, has appointed Allison Sitch to Vice President, Communications & Public Relations.
Allison Sitch was most recently at Marriott International where she served as VP, Public Relations, The Americas. At Marriott, Sitch spearheaded comprehensive public relations strategies for territories and assets across the Americas, and delivered support to key business objectives, driving reputable brand associations for Marriott International and thirty hotel brands. Prior to Marriott, she spent seventeen years at The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company, where she was most recently the Vice President of Global Public Relations. At The Ritz Carlton, Sitch led the development, strategic planning, and execution of global public and media relations operations, utilizing various communications avenues to procure positive exposure and brand awareness, along with elevating the luxury brand position through high-impact strategies and broadened visibility of the company President.
Allison Sitch joins a growing organization that is actively driving value to its customer base during the pandemic crisis. With homeowners across the country seeking shelter at home due to COVID-19, it is more important than ever to ensure home systems are running efficiently. Announced in May 2020, Frontdoor has partnered with CLEAResult, the largest provider of energy efficiency and demand response solutions in North America, to provide Streem technology to utilities to deliver virtual energy assessments to homeowners.
ON Partners consultants John Morrow and Danny Bolger are proud to have partnered with Frontdoor and Allison Sitch on this successful placement. This is the third collaboration with Frontdoor for ON Partners, having recently placed George Bezerra to VP, Data Science and Juan Fernandez to the VP, Head of Procurement and Supply Chain.
Frontdoor is a company that’s obsessed with taking the hassle out of owning a home. With services powered by people and enabled by technology, it is the parent company of four home service plan brands: American Home Shield, HSA, Landmark and OneGuard, as well as Candu Home Solutions, an on-demand membership service for home repairs and maintenance, and Streem, a technology company that enables businesses to serve customers through an enhanced augmented reality, computer vision and machine learning platform. Frontdoor serves 2.2 million customers across the U.S. through a network of approximately 17,000 pre-qualified contractor firms that employ approximately 60,000 technicians. The company’s customizable home service plans help customers protect and maintain their homes from costly and unexpected breakdowns of essential home systems and appliances. With nearly 50 years of experience, the company responds to over four million service requests annually. For details, visit frontdoorhome.com.
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