Dale P. Young, CPA
Associate Contributor and Financial AdvisEr
Personal Quote: "The man (person) in the arena!" -"Show up every day; lead, compete with integrity and never give up." (U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt, 1910)
Dale has been with Quality One Solutions, Inc. since the very beginning in his role as an Associate Contributor and Financial Adviser. A senior operations executive with over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Dale is a veteran of planning, conducting and has been the subject of over 50 operations audits and 150 financial audits.
Prior to joining Quality One Solutions, Dale spent four years with Diamond Resorts International in multiple roles. Most recently serving as the Area Operations Manager-Atlantic Region, Dale oversaw the operations management of multiple resorts in that region. Before that role Dale managed the Diamond Resorts operations accounting team that financially managed a portfolio of 60 resorts across North America, the Caribbean and Mexico. Dale also participated as a team member that represented the company on various resort acquisitions.
Before his tenure with Diamond, Dale held various leadership roles for ten years with Marriott International; The Ritz Carlton Club and Marriott Vacations Worldwide (MVR). In his last assignment, Dale spend two years in Dubai as the Managing Director/Vice President-Middle East where he was responsible for MVR's Middle East Region Operations. Before relocating to Dubai with Marriott, Dale served for five years as the Vice President-Business Planning, Project Delivery & Asset Management-Europe, Middle East & Asia, participating in the planning and subsequent asset management for vacation ownership/hotel projects. He also co-chaired a team that opened MVR's regional office/call center located in Cork, Ireland which services all MVR's customers across Europe and the Middle East. Before this posting, Dale started with Marriott as a Sr Director of Accounting & Finance at MVR's corporate office in Orlando, Fl.
An active Certified Public Accountant, Dale is a graduate of Tulane University, New Orleans, La and The University of Central Florida, Orlando, Fl with degrees in accounting and history. A former scholarship-collegiate tennis player and youth hockey enthusiast, Dale still enjoys playing tennis and is also active in coaching and participating in youth amateur ice hockey. Dale and his wife Julia have two sons, Conor and Declan.