Bulletin Board Archive - TravelPress

Air France KLM Canada

Air France KLM has announced the appointment of Vincent Etchebehere as vice-president and general manager Canada. He takes over from Jean-Noël Rault, now general manager of the Indian Sub-Continent for Air France KLM. A 12-year veteran of the Group, Etchebehere began his career in Stockholm as a Business Intelligence analyst, helping the airline grow itsmore ›


Goway Travel’s GroupsOnly department has welcomed a new dedicated BDM, Evan Kranson, to its growing team. With more than 25 years in executive sales and customer service, Kranson comes from a stalwart industry background having worked for both airlines and wholesalers during his career. He will be based in the Philadelphia area and be responsiblemore ›

Globus family of brands

Crystal Jones has been promoted from Call Centre to Inside Sales at the Globus family of brands, covering GTA North and West, the 613 area code, South and Northwestern Ontario and Atlantic Canada. She can be reached at 416-915-6084, 1-888-268-1928 or at cjones@globusfamily.ca.


WestJet has announced the appointment of Captain Jeffrey (Jeff) Martin to the position of chief operating officer. Martin will join WestJet on Sept. 24, subject to Canadian immigration approval. “Jeff is a highly accomplished aviation executive and an outstanding addition to our team,” said Ed Sims, WestJet president and CEO. “As WestJet continues to transformmore ›


Contiki has named Brad Weiler as its new sales and business development manager for the Greater Toronto Area and Northeastern Ontario regions. Weiler comes to his new role with extensive knowledge of the travel trade business from his time in Australia at Unleashed Grad Trips, where he led the national sales team. Before joining Contiki,more ›

Unique Vacations Canada

Unique Vacations Canada has announced the appointment of two new members to its outside sales team. Both new team members will be based in Western Canada to work closely with travel agents, tour operators and tourist board partners in their respective regions. Evan Chicheluk has been named business development manager for Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northern Ontariomore ›

MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises has named Leanne Hill business development manager for Western and Central Canada. Based in Vancouver, Hill’s appointment strengthens MSC Cruises’ commitment to Canada. She will be responsible for all agencies and operators from Manitoba to British Columbia. Hill joins MSC Cruises with over 15 years of experience in the travel industry. Most recently,more ›

German National Tourist Office

Julia Dywelski has been named the new director of marketing for the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), which is represented by VoX International in Canada. In that role, Dywelski will be responsible for developing and overseeing a marketing plan for the Canadian market which will include media relations and public relations activities along with developingmore ›

Globus family of brands

Kim Clarke, director of sales for the Globus family of brands, has announced the following appointments to the company’s Canadian sales team: Carolina Torres has been promoted to BDM Southwestern and Northern Ontario and can be reached at 905-518-2360 or at ctorres@globusfamily.ca. Torres was most recently with the company’s inside sales department. Joining the companymore ›

Tourism Ireland

Sandra Moffatt, a native of Dublin, has joined the team at Tourism Ireland as the new Trade Promotions and Digital Marketing Executive in Canada. Moffatt’s main focus will involve planning and implementing a targeted program of trade marketing activities with key Canadian travel partners, tour operators and airlines and managing strategic digital communications in ordermore ›