Orange Lake Resorts
Dan Carricato assumed the position of Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Orange Lake Resort and Country Club in Orlando, Florida in 2004. Dan is seasoned Human Resources professional with over 35 years of work experience in the field, the last 18 in the timeshare industry. Prior to joining the Orange Lake team, Dan served as Vice President of Human Resources for Hilton Grand Vacations Company from its inception in 1992 until 2004. From 1980 to 1992, Dan was a VP of Human Resources for the Marriott Corporation in Bethesda, MD and Santa Monica, CA.
Dan earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania and his Masters and Doctors degrees at the University of Pittsburgh. He has been an adjunct professor at a variety of colleges and universities since 1973 and currently instructs multiple courses for the Masters of Human Resources and Crummer MBA programs at Rollins College in Orlando.
Dan is currently serving as the Chairperson of the Human Resources Council for the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) and regularly serves as a panel member or moderator at ARDA’s annual international conference. Dan has also made presentations at two annual Society for Human Resources international conferences.