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Lucie Guillemette Named ACV President

New Role Is In Addition To Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer Roles At Air Canada

Lucie Guillemette Named ACV President Lucie Guillemette is the new president of Air Canada Vacations. The new role is in addition to her current responsibilities as Air Canada’s Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. Guillemette replaces Craig Landry as ACV’s president effective immediately. Landry has... more ›
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Roach Leaving BTMI

Carter Takes On Head Of Global Markets Role

Roach Leaving BTMI Petra Roach is leaving her role as Global Head of Markets and Interim CEO at Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), and will join the Grenada Tourist Board later this year. Thanking Roach for her contributions, BTMI Chairman Roseanne Myers said: “She has been a tremendous asset to... more ›
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Walsh Takes Over As IATA’s DG

Walsh Takes Over As IATA’s DG It’s official. Willie Walsh is the new Director General of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) succeeding Alexandre de Juniac. Commenting on his new role, Walsh said: “I am passionate about our industry and about the critical work that IATA does on behalf of its... more ›
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Anguilla Picks Rogers-Webster For New Role

Anguilla Picks Rogers-Webster For New Role The Board of Directors of the Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) has promoted Shellya Rogers-Webster to the position of Deputy Director of Tourism. In her new role, Rogers-Webster will be predominantly responsible for leading and managing the Anguilla Tourist Board’s internal and external... more ›
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Carnival Picks Discover The World In Argentina, Brazil

Carnival Picks Discover The World In Argentina, Brazil Carnival Cruise Line has named Discover the World as its new General Sales Agent (GSA) in two key Latin American markets, including Argentina and Brazil. The appointment was effective March 15 and Adolfo Perez, Senior Vice President – Global Sales and Trade Marketing for Carnival Cruise... more ›
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Changes At Club Med Canada

Changes At Club Med Canada Club Med has announced promotions for members of its senior team. Amélie Brouhard, currently Vice President, Managing Director of Club Med Canada, will assume the role of Vice President Sales USA and Omnichannel Marketing for Club Med North America. Brouhard has over ten years of travel... more ›
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Balint Joins Tourism Ireland

Balint Joins Tourism Ireland Ernie Balint has joined the team at Tourism Ireland as the new Trade Promotions and CRM Executive in Canada. Balint’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... more ›
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Scull Named GM Canada For DWHSA

Scull Named GM Canada For DWHSA Liz Scull has been named general manager in Canada for the Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association (DWHSA). Scull will be responsible for building DWHSA's membership in Canada and providing romance travel training programs for Canadian travel advisors. Currently, 15%... more ›
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Celestyal Picks Bacon As BDM In The West

Celestyal Picks Bacon As BDM In The West Celestyal Cruises has appointed Eric Bacon as its new business development manager, Western U.S.  and Canada. Based in Los Angeles, Bacon will be responsible for cultivating relationships with Celestyal’s travel advisors and growing the company’s key distribution channels, through... more ›
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Unique Vacations Expands Its Leadership Line-Up

Unique Vacations Expands Its Leadership Line-Up Unique Vacations Inc. (UVI) has realigned its leadership team with top industry talent forming a strengthened executive roster armed to push forward while continuing to position the company as the leader of luxury travel throughout the Caribbean. The leadership team represents the very best... more ›
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