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Cynthia Milow

Executive Vice President

Ms. Milow has a business degree from Macomb College, Michigan, and was awarded the designation of Certified Purchasing Manager in 1981 from Michigan State.  She began her hospitality career as a Director of Catering for hotels in the San Francisco area and subsequently moved to Dallas to become Director of Purchasing for the Hyatt Regency Hotel.  Ms. Milow was named Regional Director of Purchasing for Radisson Hotels/Lincoln Properties for all food, beverage, operating equipment and supplies in Dallas.

Ms. Milow then became Vice President of Purchasing for Crow Purchasing Company in Dallas, a division of Trammel Crow Companies.  She was responsible for the successful completion of 13 new construction projects with a total of 5500 guestrooms during a 32 month period, average purchasing value of $50 million annually.  Installations included the Loews Anatole, Dallas, Texas; Cable Beach Resort & Casino, Nassau, Bahamas; Rosehall Hotel & Country Club, Montego Bay, Jamaica; and Stouffers, Atlanta, Georgia.

Ms. Milow subsequently spent seven years as Vice President of Purchasing for The Registry Hotel Corporation. She has completed installation at hotels such as The Registry Resort, Scottsdale, Arizona; The Registry Hotel, Irvine, California; the Sheraton Hotel in Ventura, California; The Don CeSar, a Registry Resort, in St. Petersburg, Florida; and The Registry Hotel in Denver, Colorado.

Ms. Milow has served as a member of the International Board of Directors of the Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH), where she served as Chairperson of the Corporate Membership Committee.

Ms. Milow has been with PMI for 20 years and is in charge of the overall purchasing operations of the company including systems, job cost and expediting reporting.