July 7, 2009 – Executive leadership solutions firm Nosal Partners LLC has placed Stanley D. Brown as chief operating officer of Holiday Retirement Corporation. Mr. Brown was previously president of RockResorts and Vail Resorts Hospitality. The search was conducted by David Nosal, chairman and CEO, and Paula Elmore, senior partner at Nosal Partners. Holiday Retirement Corporation is a provider of independent retirement communities. Headquartered in San Francisco and with offices in Atlanta, Chicago, New York, Minneapolis and São Paulo, Nosal Partners delivers executive search, executive leadership development, and interim executive solutions.