Sr. Vice President & CEO
Red Roof Inns Inc.
Jeff Linden is Senior Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer for Red Roof Inns. He is responsible for the company’s overall information technology strategy and daily IT operations; Linden reports directly to the President.
Prior to his current role, Linden served in a number of positions for the federal government at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. During his five years there, he was responsible for a $200M business re-engineering and IT modernization program to replace their legacy administrative systems.
Before working for the federal government, Linden was Vice President, Information Technology Development for Accor North America. He joined Accor in 1999 as director of IT Development and was promoted to the Vice President role that same year. In that position, he was responsible for all corporate information systems, including websites, central reservation system and administrative applications, among others.
Linden received an MS in Information Systems from the University of Texas at Arlington and a BS in Information Management from Brigham Young University.