TravelBrands has appointed Shannon Smith has been promoted to director of sales, Ontario.
As a respected veteran in the travel community, Smith brings 19 years of experience and a range of expertise to the role.
Her extensive history in the travel industry brings a unique understanding of both the retail and wholesale industry. As director of sales, Ontario, Smith will oversee the business development managers, a variety of agency chains and consortiums, as well as agency partnerships located within Ontario.
Smith’s travel career began in 2000 when she worked as a cultural rep at Epcot for the Walt Disney World Company. Since then she has had many different roles at a variety of organizations including Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Encore Cruises and now TravelBrands. Her personal and professional life has brought her to many destinations globally such as the Caribbean, Europe, Australia and North America.