Bennington new CITC national board chair

The CITC National Board of Directors has appointed Ed Bennington as the new chair. He takes over from Arlene Henderson, the current chair of CITC’s BC and Yukon Regional Council, who held the chair position for the past three years. In stepping into his new role, Bennington stated, “My vision is to lead the national board to strategize long term for CITC’s continued growth, value and relevance to the careers of travel professionals. It is my hope by promoting the valuable service that our members deliver to their clients that consumers will know they have a reliable standard of excellence when they purchase travel products from certified travel professionals.”Bennington is manager, Rewards at LoyaltyOne, the company that operates the Air Miles Reward Program. In addition to his work with LoyaltyOne, he is also a part-time professor at Seneca College (Markham Campus), Faculty of International Studies, School of Tourism.