Agents' Choice 2020

Appointments

Trafalgar, Costsaver Canada Appointment

Trafalgar, Costsaver Canada Appointment Trafalgar and Costsaver Canada have appointed Mohit Dayaram as sales manager for the Greater Toronto Area. Dayaram transitioned to the travel industry approximately three years ago when he decided to combine his relationship-building and storytelling skills with his passions for adventure... more ›
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CATO Unveils Executive Changes

Brett Walker Assumes Chair, Melissa Reiter Becomes Vice-chair

CATO Unveils Executive Changes Brett Walker, general manager Canada at Collette, has been named Chair of the Canadian Association of Tour Operators (CATO), effective Jan. 1, 2020, following the conclusion of Tim Croyle’s 2-year term. Melissa Reiter, legal counsel at G Adventures, becomes Vice-Chair of CATO. Richard... more ›
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Celebrity Names New CDN Director Of Market Sales

Celebrity Names New CDN Director Of Market Sales Celebrity Cruises has named Allan Brooks as its new Director of Market Sales, Canada. He will be replacing Ken Brooks who will be retiring on March 31, 2020. Allan Brooks has been with RCI for over 20 years. During that time, he has successfully held positions onboard their ships, in... more ›
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O’Hara Takes On CEO Role At Travel Leaders Group

O’Hara Takes On CEO Role At Travel Leaders Group J.D. O'Hara has been named Chief Executive Officer for the Travel Leaders Group. O'Hara's appointment is effective immediately and follows the departure of Ninan Chacko who has resigned to pursue other opportunities. O’Hara has served as Travel Leaders Group's president for the past year... more ›
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Girard joins TRAVELSAVERS

Girard joins TRAVELSAVERS TRAVELSAVERS Canada has named Debbie Girard to the role of director, business development. Based in Vancouver, Girard brings over 20 years of travel industry experience to her new role. Nancy Bennett, senior vice president, global sales, TRAVELSAVERS, said: “As TRAVELSAVERS’ membership... more ›
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GBT Has New Head of Sales in Canada

GBT Has New Head of Sales in Canada American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has appointed Chris Lewis as head of sales and new business development for Canada. In his new role, Lewis reports to Patrick Doyle, vice-president and general manager for GBT in Canada. Lewis has extensive experience in the corporate travel... more ›
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Walsh Stepping Down As IAG Chief Executive

Walsh Stepping Down As IAG Chief Executive Willie Walsh is stepping down as the chief executive of IAG. He will stand down from the role, and from IAG's board of directors, on March 26, 2020 and will retire on June 30, 2020. Luis Gallego, currently Iberia chief executive, will succeed Walsh. Antonio Vázquez, IAG chairman, said:... more ›
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NTA Picks Anderson’s Warren As New Chairman

NTA Picks Anderson’s Warren As New Chairman Anderson Vacations' Jim Warren has been named chair of the National Tour Association (NTA) for 2020. The NTA made the announcement during the recent Travel Exchange in Fort Worth, Texas when it introduced its new board of directors at the recent Travel Exchange in Fort Worth, Texas. The... more ›
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TL Network Adds Talent In Canada

TL Network Adds Talent In Canada TL Network Canada has named Melissa Wheaton as its new Business Solutions Manager, Eastern Canada. In this new position, Wheaton will work closely with the company’s leadership team to establish new relationships, cultivate partnerships and expand the network in the region. Wheaton comes... more ›
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Tanious, Lattavo Earn Promotions At RLV

Tanious, Lattavo Earn Promotions At RLV A big congratulation to Red Label Vacations Inc's Nathalie Tanious and Diane Lattavo who have both earned promotions. Tanious is now officially RLV’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), while Lattavo has been promoted to Executive Vice President (EVP). Both are respected members of the travel... more ›
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