Bulletin Board Archive - TravelPress


TRAVELSAVERS Canada has named Julie Virgilio to the role of director, Strategic Partnerships. Based in Toronto, Virgilio brings to TRAVELSAVERS more than 28 years of wholesale and retail industry experience. In her new position, she will work closely with TRAVELSAVERS preferred suppliers to develop targeted and strategic marketing programs to support a diverse range ofmore ›


Trafalgar has appointed Xenia Slosarcikova as sales manager for British Columbia & Yukon. In her new position, Slosarcikova will be covering a six-month paternity leave for Oben Sert. With more than eight years of international work experience focusing on marketing and sales in travel, tourism and hospitality, Slosarcikova brings a wealth of knowledge to hermore ›


AMResorts has appointed Carolina Bellina as senior director of Canadian sales and consortia relations. In this position, Bellina will develop budgets, sales and marketing plans in support of AMResorts organization strategy for the Canadian market and North American consortia relations. She will report to Claudio Zboznovits, vice-president of global sales and business development. “The Canadianmore ›


Cunard has announced that Steve Smotrys, director of sales, Cunard North America, has been appointed to vice-president of sales, Cunard North America. In his new role, Smotrys will work closely with John Chernesky, senior vice-president North America Sales & Trade Marketing for Princess Cruises and Cunard North America, and the regional sales directors to providemore ›

SeaDream Appointment

SeaDream Yacht Club has appointed Christopher Gamble as senior vice-president of sales for North America. Gamble will lead the organization’s America’s sales growth, working with travel professionals and national account partners to promote SeaDream’s products. With over 25 years of experience, Gamble brings leadership from organizations such as Dell, General Electric, Intel and Indeed.


Leia Marvin has joined TravelOnly as vice-president of Client Success. TravelOnly has been growing exponentially and with more than 600 advisors, officials say it’s become apparent there is a need for a more personalized support system to help grow the advisor’s business in their local markets. Marvin will be the key point of contact formore ›

Pearlman Joins Travel Leaders Network

Lindsay Pearlman has joined Travel Leaders Network (TLN) as senior vice-president, International Leisure, a newly created position. Pearlman started July 8 and reports to Travel Leaders Network president Roger E. Block. “Lindsay will work with our International Partners to expand Travel Leaders Network leisure programs throughout Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asiamore ›

Air Canada Vacations

Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has added Jean-Luc Tremblay to the team as new area sales manager, Quebec. Based in Quebec City, he will be reporting directly to David Côté, general manager, Sales, Quebec and Atlantic. Tremblay is no stranger to the travel industry with over 20 years of experience at Transat where he recently heldmore ›

Travel Nevada Picks Reach Global Marketing

The Nevada Division of Tourism (Travel Nevada) has selected Reach Global Marketing as its agency of record in Canada. Reach Global will develop and execute communications, sales and marketing activities across Canada, promoting overnight stays and tourism activities within the State of Nevada. “Nevada offers many unique experiences that go beyond what Canadians currently expectmore ›

Club Med

Mélanie St-Germain, manager of Meetings and Events by Club Med, has announced Maria Chung has been appointed the new MICE business development manager for Ontario and Western Canada. Chung is joining Club Med with more than 25 years of experience in the travel industry. Involved in several notable hotel openings, including the opening of InterContinentalmore ›