Hospitality security veteran John Edwards has been named the new Chief Information Officer (CIO) at WTS International, a provider of hospitality and amenity services for commercial, residential and hotel properties.

With over 24 years of technology experience, Edwards will be responsible for leading information technology (IT) strategy and project management and delivery, in addition to overseeing the reliability and security of all IT systems and infrastructure across fitness, spa and conferencing platforms.

Prior to joining WTS, Edwards served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Red Lion Hotels Corp. Previously, he held senior technology roles with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Dolce Hotels & Resorts, Millennium Hotels & Resorts and John Q. Hammons Hotels.