Retailers Turn Out In Force At Carrier's Mississauga Show
As close to 500 travel agents connected with some 60 suppliers at the WestJet Travel Trade Expo in Mississauga last night (April 17), PressToday (PT) had a chance to have a chat with the airline's director, agency sales, Jane Clementino about the message she'd be delivering to agents during the... more ›
WestJet has named Charles (Chuck) Crowder as its new vice-president, sales and distribution. Crowder who starts his new job on April 29, 2019 will report to WestJet's chief commercial officer, Arved von zur Muehlen.
Crowder has over 28 years of experience as a sales leader in the global travel... more ›
Frank Naeve has been named Vice President of Sales, The Americas for Lufthansa Group, effective May 1, 2019.
Naeve will be based at the company's U.S. headquarters in East Meadow, New York, and will be responsible for the Group's passenger airline organization in North and South America,... more ›
Robert Deluce Assumes Role Of Executive Chairman
Porter Airlines is reorganizing its executive team in order to ensure continuity for its immediate and future development.
Effective immediately, Robert Deluce, Porter's founding president and CEO, assumes the new role of executive chairman, enhancing his existing responsibilities as a member... more ›
New Campaign Showcases North America Business Class
Air Canada has launched an expansive multi-media advertising campaign to showcase for customers its North America Business Class service and its commitment to customer service excellence. The campaign is set to run until June 2, including a three-week television component that coincides with... more ›
Art, food and nature await
Although Canadians can enjoy the great outdoors in their own backyard, there are plenty of reasons to consider taking a hike in Switzerland.
According to Ursula Beamish-Mader, manager, media relations North America for Switzerland Tourism, breathtaking nature, a dense network of hiking... more ›
Goway Travel has partnered with Virgin Australia to offer specially priced getaways to Melbourne & Sydney, Sydney & the Great Barrier Reef, and all three destinations combined – Sydney, Melbourne and the Great Barrier Reef, starting from $2,400 per person.
Officials say these... more ›
WestJet has reached a tentative agreement with the Airline Pilots Association (ALPA) representing its 510 WestJet Encore pilots.
The tentative agreement will be presented to the ALPA membership group for ratification.
“We thank ALPA and the ALPA Master Executive Council for their strong... more ›
Qatar Airways’ globally acclaimed Business Class experience, Qsuite, has officially taken flight from Montreal.
According to officials, Qsuite brings First Class travel to the Business Class cabin and is now available on flights from Montreal to Doha three times weekly, and will increase... more ›
Sunwing is helping make it easier for Canadians to discover their own backyard with the return of domestic flight service this summer.
And, those who book by April 30 can enjoy savings of $200 per couple on domestic flights to some of Canada’s most beautiful cities.
Sunwing will offer... more ›